Various ‎– The Wonderful World Of Christmas

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Reader's Digest ‎– RDS 10330
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A1 Richard Benson And His Orchestra Sleigh Ride
Written-By – Anderson*
A2 John McCarthy Chorus The Little Drummer Boy
Organ – Reginald DixonWritten-By – Simeone*, Onorati*, Davis*
A3 James Walker (3) Medley: Jingle Bells, Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Chorus – Unknown ArtistConductor – James Walker (3)Orchestra – Unknown ArtistWritten-By [Jingle Bells] – Trad.*Written-By [Santa Claus Is Coming To Town] – Gillespie*, Coots*
A4 Wally Stott, His Orchestra And Chorus* White Christmas
Written-By – Berlin*
A5 John McCarthy Chorus Mary's Boy Child
Organ – William DaviesWritten-By – Hairston*
A6 The Fireside Singers The Twelve Days Of Christmas
Written-By – Trad.*
A7 Peter Knight And His Orchestra* Deck The Halls
Written-By – Trad.*
A8 The Fireside Singers We Wish You A Merry Christmas
Written-By – Trad.*
B1 Leslie Pearson, John Paice, London Bell-Ringers*, Westminster Brass Ensemble The First Noël
Carillon – John PaiceOrgan – Leslie PearsonWritten-By – Trad.*
B2 John McCarthy Chorus, Ursula Connors, Virgil Fox Silent Night
Organ – Virgil FoxSoprano Vocals – Ursula ConnorsWritten By – Gruber*Written-By – Mohr*
B3 The Royal Choral Society, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra For Unto Us A Child Is Born (From 'Messiah')
Conductor – Sir Malcolm SargentWritten-By – Handel*
B4 The Ambrosian Singers Once In Royal David's City
Chimes – Unknown ArtistOrgan – Unknown ArtistWritten-By – Trad.*
B5 The Golden Voices Coventry Carol
Conductor – James Walker (3)Written-By – Trad.*
B6 Leslie Pearson, John Paice, London Bell-Ringers* Good King Wenceslas
Carillon – John PaiceOrgan – Leslie PearsonWritten-By – Trad.*
B7 Virgil Fox Angels We Have Heard On High
Organ – Virgil FoxWritten-By – Trad.*
B8 The Royal Choral Society, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Hallelujah (Chorus From 'Messiah')
Conductor – Sir Malcolm SargentWritten-By – Handel*

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Notes

On spine:
Readers Digest Music

On back cover:
This compilation and sleeve design are the copyright of The Reader's Digest Association Limited.
© The Reader's Digest Association Limited 1989.

On labels:
Made in EEC

A1 ℗ 1964, A2, A4 and A5 ℗ 1966, A3 ℗ 1962, A6 ℗ 1977, A7 ℗ 1963 and A8 ℗ 1976 The Reader's Digest Association Ltd
B1 and B6 ℗ 1963, B2 and B7 ℗ 1966, B3 and B8 ℗ 1965, B4 ℗ 1964 and B5 ℗ 1962 The Reader's Digest Association Ltd

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other: GWWC-A-520
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout): RDS10330A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout): RDS10330B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout): RDS 10330 A5 ⋀
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout): RDS 10330 B5 ⋀

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jonnyR72

jonnyR72

December 19, 2017

Typical Reader's Digest compilation - off-brand artists, bum arrangements, inexplicable instrumentals, and a feeling that, somehow, time stopped in the early 1950s. Even a 1 star rating is too high for this.