William B. Sandys

William B. Sandys

Born: October 29, 1792, London, England
Died: February 18, 1874, London, England

An English solicitor, member of the Percy Society, fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London, and remembered for his publication Christmas Carols Ancient and Modern (London, Richard Beckley, 1833), a collection of seasonal carols that Sandys had gathered and also apparently improvised.


William B. Sandys Discography Tracks

Writing & Arrangement

Jo Stafford, Gordon MacRae God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Jo Stafford, Gordon MacRae - Songs Of Christmas (EP) Capitol Records, Capitol Records Australia 1956 Sell This Version
Connie Francis Connie Francis - Christmas In My Heart (Album) MGM Records US 1962 Sell This Version
SD 606 Wind Machine The First Noel Wind Machine - Portraits Of Christmas(CD, Album) Silver Wave Records SD 606 US 1990 Sell This Version
Pedro The Lion God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Pedro The Lion - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Single) Suicide Squeeze US 2005 Sell This Version
TBPXMS096 Various The First Noel (as W. Sandays) Various - Magico Natale(CD, Comp) Azzurra Music TBPXMS096 Italy 2009 Sell This Version
CD 24.09, CD AFG 24.09 Various The First Noel Various - Weisse Weihnachten (Die Schönsten Melodien)(CD, Comp) Artists For Good, Artists For Good, Schweizerischer Blinden- Und Sehbehindertenverband, Schweizerischer Blinden- Und Sehbehindertenverband CD 24.09, CD AFG 24.09 Switzerland 2009 Sell This Version
885767935761 Smalltown Poets The First Noel Smalltown Poets - Smalltown Poets Christmas(CD, Album) Friendly City Records 885767935761 US 2011 Sell This Version
Earth, Wind & Fire The First Noel Earth, Wind & Fire - Holiday (Album) Legacy, Sony Music Europe 2014 Sell This Version
BT12001 Frank Sinatra The First Noel Frank Sinatra - The Capitol Years 1953-62(12xCD, Comp, Box) Proper Records (2) BT12001 UK 2014 Sell This Version
88875164322 Pentatonix The First Noel Pentatonix - That's Christmas To Me(CD, Album, Dlx) RCA 88875164322 Australia 2015 Sell This Version
David Bazan God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen David Bazan - Dark Sacred Night (Album) Suicide Squeeze US 2016 Sell This Version
CL 6076 Richard Keys Biggs The First Noel Richard Keys Biggs - An Organ Concert Of Carols(10", Album, Mono, RP) Columbia CL 6076 US Unknown Sell This Version
MGM EPM 6010 Connie Francis The First Noel (as Sandys) Connie Francis - Christmas With Connie(7", EP, Mono) MGM Records MGM EPM 6010 New Zealand Unknown Sell This Version