The Christmas Album (The Manhattan Transfer album)

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The Christmas Album (Manhattan Transfer album)
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Studio album by The Manhattan Transfer
Released 1992
Genre Jazz
Length 47:34
Label Columbia
Producer Tim Hauser, Johnny Mandel
The Manhattan Transfer chronology
The Offbeat of Avenues
(1991)The Offbeat of Avenues1991
The Christmas Album
Anthology: Down in Birdland
(1992)Anthology: Down in Birdland1992

The Christmas Album was the fourteenth album by The Manhattan Transfer, released in 1992 on Columbia Records.

This album was produced by Tim Hauser and Johnny Mandel and features a guest appearance by Tony Bennett on "The Christmas Song". The album also includes "Good Night", the only Beatles song the Manhattan Transfer has recorded.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Snowfall" (Claude Thornhill, Ruth Thornhill) (5:35)
  2. "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!" (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) (4:34)
  3. "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town/Santa Man" (Medley) (J Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie, Alan Paul) (3:02)
  4. "The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)" (Mel Tormé, Robert Wells) (4:40)
  5. "Silent Night, Holy Night" (Franz Gruber, Joseph Mohr) (5:55)
  6. "Caroling, Caroling" (Alfred Burt, Wilha Hutson) (1:24)
  7. "Happy Holiday/The Holiday Season" (Medley) (Irving Berlin, Kay Thompson) (4:06)
  8. "A Christmas Love Song" (Johnny Mandel, Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman) (4:08)
  9. "It Came Upon The Midnight Clear" (Edmund Sears, Richard Storrs Willis) (5:55)
  10. "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" (Hugh Martin, Ralph Blane) (4:39)
  11. "Good Night" (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) (3:50)