1989 Larry Carlton – Christmas At My House

Christmas At My House is Larry Carlton’s 10th studio album released in 1989.

Larry Eugene Carlton (born March 2, 1948) is an American guitarist who built his career as a studio musician in the 1970s and ’80s for acts such as Steely Dan and Joni Mitchell. He has participated in thousands of recording sessions, recorded on hundreds of albums in many genres, including television and movies, and on over one hundred gold records. He has been a member of the jazz fusion groups The Crusaders and Fourplay and has maintained a long solo career.

Tracks

1The Christmas Song (Mel Tormé, Robert Wells)4:32
2Winter Wonderland (Felix Bernard, Dick Smith)5:10
3Silent Night/It Came Upon A Midnight Clear (Franz Gruber, Richard Willis, Edmunds Sears, Joseph Mohr)4:20
4White Christmas (Irving Berlin)3:22
5The Holly And The Ivy (Traditional)3:10
6Ringing The Bells Of Christmas (Beckie Foster, Bill LaBounty, Larry Carlton, Michele Pillar)4:42
7What Child Is This (Traditional, William Chatterton Dix)6:23
8The Little Drummer Boy (Henry Onorati, Harry Simeone, Katherine Davis)5:43
9Joy To The World (Thomas Haweis, Isaac Watts)1:07
10My Favorite Things/We Three Kings Of Orient Are (John Henry Hopkins, Oscar Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers)10:00
11The Christmas Song (Mel Tormé, Robert Wells)4:12

Media

Musicians

1 The Christmas Song

Bass Abe Laboriel
Drums John Ferraro
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Clare Fischer
Keyboards Terry Trotter


2 Winter Wonderland

Bass Abe Laboriel
Drums John Ferraro
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Clare Fischer
Keyboards Terry Trotter
Percussion Mike Fisher


3 Silent Night/It Came Upon A Midnight Clear

Bass Abe Laboriel
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Clare Fischer
Keyboards Terry Trotter
Percussion Mike Fisher
Vocals Michele Pillar


4 White Christmas

Bass Abe Laboriel
Drums John Ferraro
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Clare Fischer
Keyboards Terry Trotter
Percussion Mike Fisher


5 The Holly And The Ivy

Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Terry Trotter


6 Ringing The Bells Of Christmas

Bass Larry Carlton
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Robbie Buchanan
Background Vocals Christopher Cross
Background Vocals David Pack
Background Vocals Karen Blake
Vocals Michele Pillar


7 What Child Is This

Bass Abe Laboriel
Drums John Ferraro
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Terry Trotter


8 The Little Drummer Boy

Drums John Ferraro
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Terry Trotter


9 Joy To The World

Bass Abe Laboriel
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Clare Fischer


10 My Favorite Things/We Three Kings Of Orient Are

Bass Abe Laboriel
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Terry Trotter


11 The Christmas Song

Bass Abe Laboriel
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Larry Carlton
Keyboards Terry Trotter
Percussion Mike Fisher
Sax Kirk Whalum
Vocals Michele Pillar

Liner Notes

Producer – Larry Carlton

Recorded At – Room 335, Hollywood