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The Christmas Music of Johnny Mathis A Personal Collection (CD released in 1993)
Songs on the CD include single releases and recordings from Original LP Albums: The Sound of Christmas (1963) and Christmas Eve with Johnny Mathis (1986)
Johnny Mathis has recorded several extraordinary popular holiday songs. Some of the best recordings include: "Winter Wonderland", "A Marshmallow World", "We Need a Little Christmas", "Sleigh Ride", and "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year", Johnny Mathis offers soul-filling interpretations of festive Christmas songs with a warmth and reverence attributed to the Yultide season. Ear-caressing songs are filtered through the magical voice of Johnny Mathis. Two of Johnny Mathis songs from 'The Sound of Christmas" are not on included on this CD: "Christmas is a Feeling", and "Sounds of Christmas", as well as his outstanding Christmas carol: "Hallelujah".