Crescent City Christmas Card

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Crescent City Christmas Card
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Studio album by Wynton Marsalis
Released October 3, 1989 (1989-10-03)
Recorded January 24–25 and April 3–4, 1989
Genre Christmas, jazz
Length 55:33
Label Columbia
Producer Steven Epstein, George Butler
Wynton Marsalis chronology
The Majesty of the Blues
(1989)
Crescent City Christmas Card
(1989)
Standard Time, Vol. 3: The Resolution of Romance
(1990)

Crescent City Christmas Card is an album by jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis that was released in 1989. The album reached a peak position of number fourteen on Billboard's Top Jazz Albums chart.[1]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Carol of the Bells" Mykola Leontovych/Traditional 4:56
2. "Silent Night" Franz Grüber/Joseph Mohr 4:47
3. "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" Felix Mendelssohn/Charles Wesley 3:09
4. "The Little Drummer Boy" Katherine Davis/Henry Onorati/Harry Simeone 5:29
5. "We Three Kings" John Henry Hopkins Jr. 5:22
6. "O Tannenbaum" Traditional 1:39
7. "Sleigh Ride" Leroy Anderson/Mitchell Parish 4:29
8. "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!" Sammy Cahn/Jule Styne 4:20
9. "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" Traditional 5:43
10. "Winter Wonderland" Felix Bernard/Richard B. Smith 2:55
11. "Jingle Bells" James Lord Pierpont 3:23
12. "O Come All Ye Faithful" Frederick Oakeley/John Reading/John Francis Wade 1:37
13. "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" Clement Clarke Moore/Traditional 8:07

Personnel[edit]

Credits adapted from AllMusic.[2]

References[edit]