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Music Review: 'A Celebration of Christmas'

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A Celebration of Christmas

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Natalie Cole, Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras
Producers:
Elektra
genre:
Classical

We gave it a B

A Celebration of Christmas is a glossy recording of last December’s Christmas spectacular in Vienna and a slickly professional program of holiday joy. While Natalie Cole’s almost inevitable recording of ”The Christmas Song” will no doubt please her fans, her collaboration with Jose Carreras and Placido Domingo on the likes of ”What a Wonderful World” and ”I’ll Be Home for Christmas” will have opera fans wondering why the two tenors are playing to the cheap seats. B