This was Sinatra's first full-length Christmas album. It features the Ralph Brewster Singers along with an orchestra conducted by Gordon Jenkins.
White Christmas Lyrics. About A Jolly Christmas From Frank Sinatra. A Jolly Christmas From Frank Sinatra Q&A.
Altri album di Frank Sinatra. Sinatra in Japan (Live at the Budokan, 1985). Standing Room Only (Live). The Very Best of Frank Sinatra. World On a String (Live). Sinatra At the Sands. Songs For Swingin' Lovers. A Voice on Air (1935-1955). Selections From A Voice On Air (1935-1955).
Gordon Jenkins' adventurous arrangements are occasionally intrusive, but the album has touches of magic during "The Christmas Waltz" and "It Came Upon a Midnight Clear.
This was Sinatra's first full-length Christmas album. In 2010, the album was reissued on vinyl for the first time since the Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab reissue, c. 1986 (separate from the 1983 16-LP box), exclusively to independent record stores. Jingle Bells" (James Pierpont) – 2:00. The Christmas Song" (Mel Tormé, Robert Wells) – 3:28. Mistletoe and Holly" (Dok Stanford, Hank Sanicola, Frank Sinatra) – 2:18. I'll Be Home for Christmas" (Kim Gannon, Walter Kent, Buck Ram) – 3:11. The Christmas Waltz" (Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) – 3:03.
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Written-By – James Lord Pierpont
|B||The Christmas Song
Written-By – Mel Tormé, Robert Wells
- Manufactured By – Pathé Marconi
- Published By – E. H. Morris
- Pressed By – Pathé Marconi, Chatou – 201622
- Pressed By – Pathé Marconi, Chatou – 201623
- Arranged By – Gordon Jenkins (tracks: A)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (A side Label): 45-E 17.331
- Matrix / Runout (B side Label): 45-E 17.340
- Matrix / Runout (A side): 45E 17.331 21 M3 201622
- Matrix / Runout (B side): 45E 17.340 21 M3 201623
- Rights Society: BIEM