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Christmas With Mario Lanza


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 6427   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  TraditionalFelix MendelssohnLowell MasonRichard Storrs Willis,   ... 
Performer:  Mario LanzaConstantin CallinicosHarpo Marx
Conductor:  Henri RenéConstantin CallinicosRay Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraJeff Alexander ChoirChorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 8/1956 
2. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 8/1956 
3. God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 8/1956 
4. Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Date of Recording: 8/1956 
5. O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
Date of Recording: 8/1956 
6. I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 8/1956 
7. It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Henri René
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 8/1956 
8. Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 5/1950 
Notes: This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
9. Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 5/1950 
10. Schlaf, mein Kindelein by Max Reger
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 5/1950 
11. Pietà, Signore by Louis Niedermeyer
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor), Constantin Callinicos (Piano)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 1/16/1958 
Venue:  Live  Royal Albert Hall, London, England 
Notes: This work has been attributed to Alessandro Stradella. 
12. The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 9/1951 
13. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 9/1951 
14. Away in a manger by William J. Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1951 
Length: 0 Minutes 91 Secs. 
15. O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 9/1951 
16. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 9/1951 
17. Guardian Angels by Harpo Marx
Performer:  Harpo Marx (Harp), Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1951 
18. Student Prince: I'll walk with God [written for the film version] by Nicholas Brodszky
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Modern 
Written: United States of Ame 
19. (The) Lord's Prayer by Albert Hay Malotte
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Constantin Callinicos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 5/1950 
20. We three kings by John Henry Hopkins Jr.
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ray Sinatra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Jeff Alexander Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 9/1951 

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