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George Winston - December MP3

Performer:

George Winston

Title:

December

Genre:

Classical

MP3 album size:

2151 mb

Label:

Windham Hill Records

Rating:

4.1

Style:

Contemporary, New Age

Country:

US

Catalog:

WH-1025

George Winston - December MP3

Tracklist

1Peace4:02
2Part Two: Midnight1:56
3Night(5:47)
4Carol Of The Bells3:56
5Some Children See Him3:43
6Prelude1:16
7Thanksgiving4:04
8The Holly And The Ivy4:52
9Joy3:13
10Part Three: Minstrels2:00
11Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head2:40
12Part One: Snow1:51
13Variations On The Kanon By Johann Pachelbel5:21

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
WH-1025George Winston December ‎(LP, Album)Windham Hill RecordsWH-1025US1982
C28Y5002George Winston December ‎(LP, Album)Windham Hill RecordsC28Y5002Japan1982
371 025-2George Winston December ‎(CD, Album)Windham Hill Records371 025-2GermanyUnknown
L 38158George Winston December ‎(LP, Album)Windham Hill RecordsL 38158New Zealand1982
WT-1025George Winston December ‎(Cass, Album)Windham Hill RecordsWT-1025US1982

Credits

  • Arranged ByGeorge Winston (tracks: 2, 3, 8 to 10, 12)
  • Composed ByGeorge Winston (tracks: 1, 4, 6, 7, 12)
  • DesignAnne Robinson , William Ackerman
  • EngineerSteven Miller (tracks: 1 to 4, 6 to 8, 10 to 12)
  • Engineer [Assistant]Karen Kirsch
  • Layout [Special Edition]Paul Jarman
  • Mastered ByBernie Grundman
  • Photography ByGreg Edmonds
  • PianoGeorge Winston
  • ProducerGeorge Winston, William Ackerman (tracks: 1 to 12)
  • Remastered ByHoward Johnston
  • EngineerKaren Kirsch, Steven Miller
  • Mastered ByJack Hunt
  • PianoGeorge Winston
  • ProducerGeorge Winston, William Ackerman
  • DesignAnne Ackerman, Will Ackerman
  • EngineerKaren Kirsch (tracks: A5, B1), Steven Miller
  • Engineer [Second On Steven Miller Sessions]Karen Kirsch
  • Lacquer Cut ByFrank DeLuna (tracks: Side B)
  • Mastered ByJack Hunt
  • Piano, SoloistGeorge Winston
  • ProducerGeorge Winston, William Ackerman

Notes

Digipak

Track 1 Inspired by friends and places of Miles City, Montana.

Track 2 An Appalachian carol of the late eighteen hundreds. Collected by the eminent folklorist John Jacob Niles.

Track 3 Inspired by an arrangement by guitarist David Qualey, from his album "Guitar Solo", on Telefunken Records, 6.23413 (German Import).

Track 4 Inspired by Vince Guaraldi. (1928-1976)

Track 5 A nineteenth century Ukrainian carol. This version was inspired by the Billings, Montana winters.

Night
Track 6: Part One: Snow
Track 7: Part Two: Midnight
Track 8: Part Three: Minstrels
Minstrels was inspired by St. Basil's Hymn, a traditional Greek Children's New Year's carol based upon a rendition by Malcolm Dalgish, from his album "Thunderhead", on Flying Fish Records, (FF-266).

Track 9 Composed circa 1699, the Kanon may have originated as a solo pipe organ piece.

Track 10 An eighteenth century English carol, based upon an earlier French carol. The middle section was partly influenced by the great modern composer Steve Reich.

Track 11 Composed in 1951 by jazz trumpeter Alfred S. Burt (1921 - 1954). Some Children See Him was one of fifteen carols written as gifts for friends. The piece was originally a song with lyrics by Wilha Hutson expressing the unconditional love present in children.

Track 12 Inspired by the composed Dominic Frontiere's soundtracks for the first year of the television series "The Outer Limits" from 1962-1963.

Track 13 This somg was originally a choral piece from the beautiful score of the 1972 film "The Last Valley".

Track 14 Composed in 1949, inspired by the birth of his daughter.

Recorded in September and October of 1982.
Mastered at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Hollywood, CA

Thanksgiving, Prelude, Snow, Midnight, and Peace composed by George Winston and published by Dancing Cat Music/Imaginary Road Music (BMI), administered by Wixen Music.
Some Children See Him published by Hollis Music Inc. (BMI)
Rest Your Head, Joy, Carol of the Bells, Minstrels, Variations on the Kanon by Pachelbel, and The Holly and the Ivy are in the public domain; published by Dancing Cat Music/Imaginary Road Music (BMI), administered by Wixen Music.
A Christmas Song published by Universal-MCA Music Publishing (ASCAP).
Sleep Baby Mine published by Hollis Music Inc. (BMI).

Special thanks to Steven Miller and Cathy Econom for their valuable contributions in production.

℗©2010 Compass Productions.
Made in Canada.Word "December" on front jacket is printed light tan in semi-gloss. Versions with cat #WH-1025 have this word embossed, with no ink.

Black text printed on jacket back, top center PROMOTIONAL COPY NOT FOR SALE

Some copies have hype sticker on front "Suggested Season Cuts / Carol of the Bells 3:56 / Thanksgiving 4:04"

Track A1 inspired by friends and places of Miles City, Montana.

Track A2 an Appalachian carol of the late Eighteen Hundreds. Collected by the eminent folklorist John Jacob Niles.

Track A3 inspired by an arrangement by guitarist David Qualey.

Track A4 inspired by Vince Guaraldi.

Track A5 a Nineteenth Century Ukrainian carol.

Track A6
Part One: Snow 1:51
Part Two: Midnight 1:56
Part Three: Minstrels 2:00
Minstrels was inspired by St. Basil's Hymn, a traditional Greek children's New Year's carol based upon a rendition by Malcolm Dalgish, from his album Thunderhead, on Flying Fish Records.

Track B1 composed circa 1699, the Kanon was originally an organ piece.

Track B2 an Eighteenth Century English carol based upon an earlier French carol.

Track B3 composed in 1951 by Jazz trumpeter Alfred S. Burt [1921 - 1954]. Some Children See Him was one of fifteen carols written as gifts for friends. The piece was originally a song with lyrics by Wilha Hutson expressing the unconditional love present within children.Distinguishing features of this submission:
Distribution by A&M Records
In 1982, A&M took over distribution of the label and created a released/ re-released under WH-####. WH-C 1025 was the last one released with old Windham Hill "C" numbering. As such this is mastered at A&M, trumpet stamp and Sheffield Lab Matrix, SLM△.
Somewhere in the mix Side B is Frank DeLuna, face with pointy ears. cutting the lacquer for that side. The Discogs info page credits him with worKing at A&M Mastering 1971-1990. Side B also displays the etched Au♂ a initial signature frequently found on the first pressings of A&M WH#### releases. There are no pressing factory marks.
Originally,half-speed mastering at JVC Cutting, JVC, by Jack Hunt, J.H./2; both not in the runouts as they are on WH-C 1025.
Vinyl appears normal (black) until held to light, then becomes transparent, can see images and light, but not read.

Recorded in September and October of 1982 at Different Fur Recording, San Francisco, CA
Custom Windham Hill poly inner sleeve
℗© Windham Hill Records 1982
Tracks A1, A4, A6a, A6b, B4 - Windham Hill Music, BMI;
Track B3 - Hollis Music Inc., BMI;
all other selection are Public Domain

Barcodes

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, etched): WHS-C-1025-A3 J.H./2 15412 ???? ????
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B, etched): WHS-C-1025-B3 J.H./2 15413 ????
  • Barcode: 0 96471 00530 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Top): 53448 AB03488 Made in Canada
  • Matrix / Runout: C0-ARC-2899-11496A
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 9B80
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A Etched,[Trumpet] Stamped): WH-1025-A SH3 [Trumpet] SLM△7559 1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B Etched): WH-1025-B SD5 [Pointy Eared Face] 1177-B5 Au♂
  • Rights Society: BMI

Companies

  • Distributed By – Compass Productions
  • Manufactured By – Compass Productions
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Dancing Cat Music
  • Copyright (c) – Dancing Cat Music
  • Published By – Dancing Cat Music
  • Published By – Imaginary Road Music
  • Mastered At – Bernie Grundman Mastering
  • Mastered At – Record Technology Incorporated – 15412
  • Mastered At – Record Technology Incorporated – 15413
  • Pressed By – Record Technology Incorporated
  • Distributed By – A&M Records, Inc.
  • Manufactured By – Windham Hill Records
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Windham Hill Records
  • Copyright (c) – Windham Hill Records
  • Published By – Windham Hill Music
  • Published By – Hollis Music, Inc.
  • Recorded At – Different Fur Studios
  • Mastered At – JVC Cutting Center
  • Lacquer Cut At – A&M Mastering Studios
  • Mastered At – Sheffield Lab Matrix – △7669

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