- 1 What 1945 Christmas song was actually written during a really hot summer day?
- 2 Where was I’ll Be Home for Christmas filmed?
- 3 When was I’ll be home for Christmas?
- 4 What child is this public domain?
- 5 What is the oldest popular Christmas song?
- 6 What popular Christmas carol is considered a lullaby?
- 7 What was the first Christmas song ever recorded?
- 8 Who plays Santa in Jingle All the Way?
- 9 Who played Santa in saving Christmas?
What 1945 Christmas song was actually written during a really hot summer day?
“The Christmas Song” (commonly subtitled “Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire” or, as it was originally subtitled, “Merry Christmas to You”) is a classic Christmas song written in 1945 by Robert Wells and Mel Tormé. According to Tormé, the song was written in July during a blistering hot summer.
Where was I’ll Be Home for Christmas filmed?
Principal photography took place in Canmore, Alberta, Canada, and at locations around Vancouver, B.C., which doubled for several American towns Jake visits on his cross-country trek. Artificial snow had to be utilized to create a winter landscape in the spring.
When was I’ll be home for Christmas?
On October 4, 1943, Crosby recorded “I’ll Be Home for Christmas” with the John Scott Trotter Orchestra for Decca Records. Within about a month of its being copyrighted the song hit the music charts and remained there for eleven weeks, peaking at number three.
What child is this public domain?
Many date back to the 1800s. When selecting songs for your holiday album, it is useful to consider which of these beloved classics are in the public domain and which are copyrighted.
38 Public Domain Christmas Songs.
|We Wish You a Merry Christmas||1500|
|What Child is This?||1865|
|While Shepherds Watched||1728|
What is the oldest popular Christmas song?
Jesus Refulsit Omnium is often cited as the oldest known Christmas song in the world. Like many of the first Christmas songs, “Jesus Refulsit Omnium” is a Christian hymn. The hymn was composed in Latin by St. Hilary of Poitiers sometime in the fourth century.
What popular Christmas carol is considered a lullaby?
How “Coventry Carol,” a lullaby about killing babies, became a Christmas song. Plot twist: During the Renaissance, it was performed in the summertime and may have been considered funny.
What was the first Christmas song ever recorded?
Jingle Bells, 1898.
Who plays Santa in Jingle All the Way?
Cast (in credits order) verified as complete
|Arnold Schwarzenegger||Howard Langston|
|Robert Conrad||Officer Hummell|
|Jake Lloyd||Jamie Langston|
|Jim Belushi||Mall Santa (as James Belushi)|
Who played Santa in saving Christmas?
What kind of trauma is happening in the life of Ed Asner when an 87-year-old, seven-time Emmy winner needs the meager paycheck that an appearance in Saving Christmas might provide, not to mention doing the same thing in Santa Stole Our Dog?