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Christmas Eve and Other Stories

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
October 15th, 1996
Catalog ID:
N/A
Label:
Atlantic Records
Format:
Unknown
Reviews:
2 reviews (avg. 58%)
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2. O Come All Ye Faithful/O Holy Night 04:19   Instrumental
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3. A Star to Follow 03:49   Show lyrics
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4. First Snow 03:53   Instrumental
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5. The Silent Nutcracker 02:22   Instrumental
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6. A Mad Russian's Christmas 04:43   instrumental
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7. The Prince of Peace 03:33   Show lyrics
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8. Christmas Eve / Sarajevo 12/24 03:25   Instrumental
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9. Good King Joy 06:36   Show lyrics
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10. Ornament 03:37   Show lyrics
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11. The First Noel 00:55   Instrumental
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12. Old City Bar 06:18   Show lyrics
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13. Promises to Keep 02:41   Show lyrics
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14. This Christmas Day 04:20   Show lyrics
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15. An Angel Returned 03:53   Show lyrics
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16. O Holy Night 02:39   instrumental
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17. God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen 01:16   instrumental
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Band members
Chris Caffery Guitars
Jeff Plate Drums
Al Pitrelli Guitars (lead, rhythm), Bass
Paul O'Neill Guitars (rhythm)
Jon Oliva Piano, Keyboards, Bass
John Middleton Bass
Robert Kinkel Piano, Keyboards
Guest/Session
John Clark French horn
Mary Wooten Cello
Caroline Ross Vocals (child choirs)
Rachel Rosenfield Vocals (child choirs)
Cabria Jacobsen Vocals (child choirs)
Beth Butler Vocals (child choirs)
Warren Wilson Vocals (child choirs)
Nigel Tangredi Vocals (child choirs)
Adrian Ross Vocals (child choirs)
Joesph Murray Vocals (child choirs)
Michael Fawcette Vocals
Marlene Danielle Vocals
John Margolis Vocals
Thomas Farese Vocals
Ken Williams Vocals
Peter Valentine Vocals (backing)
Timothy Carosi Vocals (backing)
Jeffrey Stackhouse Vocals (backing)
Danielle Lander Vocals (backing)
Latasha Spencer Vocals (backing)
Peggy Harley Vocals (backing)
Nancy Jackson Vocals (backing)
Zak Stevens Vocals (backing)
Babi Floyd Vocals
Miscellaneous staff
Kevin Hodge Mastering
Robert Kinkel Producer (assistant)
Paul O'Neill Producer
Dave Whittman Mixing, Engineering
John Seymour Engineering (assistant)
Stuart Simons Photography
Seth Greenwald Photography
Edgar Jerins Cover art
Zak Stevens Producer (assistant)
Matt Thrasher Engineering (assistant)
Ben Arrindell Engineering (assistant)
James Carabello Engineering (assistant)
Steve Sola Engineering (assistant)
Dominick Barbera Engineering (assistant)
Chris Caffery Guitars
Jeff Plate Drums
Al Pitrelli Guitars (lead, rhythm), Bass
Paul O'Neill Guitars (rhythm)
Jon Oliva Piano, Keyboards, Bass
John Middleton Bass
Robert Kinkel Piano, Keyboards
John Clark French horn
Mary Wooten Cello
Caroline Ross Vocals (child choirs)
Rachel Rosenfield Vocals (child choirs)
Cabria Jacobsen Vocals (child choirs)
Beth Butler Vocals (child choirs)
Warren Wilson Vocals (child choirs)
Nigel Tangredi Vocals (child choirs)
Adrian Ross Vocals (child choirs)
Joesph Murray Vocals (child choirs)
Michael Fawcette Vocals
Marlene Danielle Vocals
John Margolis Vocals
Thomas Farese Vocals
Ken Williams Vocals
Peter Valentine Vocals (backing)
Timothy Carosi Vocals (backing)
Jeffrey Stackhouse Vocals (backing)
Danielle Lander Vocals (backing)
Latasha Spencer Vocals (backing)
Peggy Harley Vocals (backing)
Nancy Jackson Vocals (backing)
Zak Stevens Vocals (backing)
Babi Floyd Vocals
Kevin Hodge Mastering
Robert Kinkel Producer (assistant)
Paul O'Neill Producer
Dave Whittman Mixing, Engineering
John Seymour Engineering (assistant)
Stuart Simons Photography
Seth Greenwald Photography
Edgar Jerins Cover art
Zak Stevens Producer (assistant)
Matt Thrasher Engineering (assistant)
Ben Arrindell Engineering (assistant)
James Carabello Engineering (assistant)
Steve Sola Engineering (assistant)
Dominick Barbera Engineering (assistant)
Read Ugh, who cares? 27% Empyreal March 22nd, 2008
Read Heavy Metal Christmas 89% Thorngren December 18th, 2004

The album combines original material with reinterpretations of traditional Christmas songs and classical pieces, often within the same song.

"Christmas Eve / Sarajevo 12/24" originally appeared on Savatage's "Dead Winter Dead".

Re-released with The Christmas Attic as a 2CD.

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