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Zorn's take on Christmas with his Dreamers (Marc Ribot, Kenny Wollesen, Joey Baron, Jamie Saft, Trevor Dunn, Cyro Baptista, with guest vocalist Mike Patton) performing 7 of Zorn's favorite Christmas songs along with 2 originals.

Zorn, John / The Dreamers (Ribot / Saft / Wollesen / Dunn / Baron / Baptista] + Mike Patton
A Dreamers Christmas

Zorn, John / The Dreamers (Ribot / Saft / Wollesen /  Dunn / Baron / Baptista] + Mike Patton: A Drea (Tzadik)
Label: Tzadik    
Released in: USA    

"The biggest surprise of the year is John Zorn's beautiful Christmas CD. Zorn has hand picked seven of his favorite Christmas songs, penned two lovely originals and they are performed here in classic Dreamers style with plenty of exciting solos, exotic colors and catchy lyricism. Filled with a joyful holiday spirit, innocence, a touch of nostalgia and a charming lyricism, this is music for all ages that will make you smile with delight from the very first notes. As a special treat, vocalist Mike Patton delivers an intimate and heartfelt rendition of "Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire", making A Dreamers Christmas an instant classic, and an essential CD for any contemporary Christmas celebration."-Tzadik

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Insert card with Christmas stickers.

UPC: 702397739326

Label: Tzadik
Catalog ID: TZA-CD-7393
Squidco Product Code: 15274

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2011
Country: USA
Packaging: Cardstock Gatefold Sleeve
Recorded March 2011 at Eastside Sound, NYC by Marc Urselli.


Marc Ribot-guitars

Jamie Saft-keyboards

Kenny Wollesen-vibes, chimes, glockenspiel

Joey Baron-drums

Trevor Dunn-acoustic bass

electric bass

Cyro Baptista-percussion

Mike Patton-vocals

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Track Listing:

1. Winter Wonderland 4:13

2. Snowfall 5:10

3. Christmastime Is Here 4:38

4. Santa's Workshop 5:22

5. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas 5:16

6. Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! 4:04

7. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town 6:30

8. Magical Sleigh Ride 6:24

9. The Christmas Song 6:34

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