LP Covers: A Christmas Festival of Stars!
Season’s Greetings: A Christmas Festival of Stars!
Columbia Records CL 1394 [mono]
One of literally hundreds of Christmas compilations issued by Columbia Records. This one features quite a few tracks that are not part of the regular suspects on these holiday records, like the Bing, Hi-Lo’s and the Ed Kennedy tracks.
Mitch Miller And The Gang – Season’s Greetings
Johnny Mathis, Percy Faith & His Orchestra – What Child Is This
Bing Crosby, Frank De Vol And His Orchestra – The Secret Of Christmas
Norman Luboff Choir – Medley: The First Noel; Wassail, Wassail, All Over The Town; Hark, The Herald Angels Sing; God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Percy Faith & His Orchestra – Hallelujah Chorus
Johnny Mathis, Percy Faith & His Orchestra – The Christmas Song
Hi-Lo’s and Frank de Vol – The The Star Carol
Ed Kenney, Luther Henderson And His Orchestra – Number One Day Of Christmas
Mitch Miller And The Gang – O Come All Ye Faithful
Percy Faith & His Orchestra – Silent Night, Holy Night
Mitch Miller And The Gang – Auld Lang Syne
My copy has a severe warp on the edge, but here are the tracks by Mitch Miller, not released anywhere else that I have found. If I get a chance to fix the warp I will get a better copy up. Until then, skips and all, with a clipped intro……….Season’s Greetings / Auld Lang Syne