“Tidings of Comfort and Joy:
A Jazz Piano Trio Christmas”

Cover for Tidings of Comfort and Joy

Released in 2006

Released internationally by La Befana Records
Recorded and Mixed November - December 2005
Written, Produced, Arranged by Skafish


  1. Joy to the World
  2. Deck the Halls
  3. The First Noel
  4. It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
  5. Silent Night
  6. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
  7. O Come O Come Emmanuel
  8. What Child is This?
  9. Angels We Have Heard on High
  10. Away in a Manger
  11. We Three Kings Fusion
  12. God Rest Ye Merry Gents
  13. Jingle Bells

Personnel & Credits:

Skafish: Piano
Lawrence Kohut: Upright Bass (except) Fretless Bass on track 4, Electric Bass on track 11
Tom Hipskind: Drums, Percussion

Studio: Chicago Recording Studio
Recorded and Mixed by Dennis Tousana
Additional Engineerng and Assistance: Dave Rieley
Additional Assistance: Alex Boyes
Mastering by Trevor Sadler at Mastermind Productions

Legal Representation: Andrea Brauer, Esq.
Cover Concept: Glinda Harrison
Graphics by The Design Studio

Fazioli piano graciously provided by Thomas Zoells of pianoForte Chicago

Special Thanks: John Anderson, Bob and Louise Knopick, Chris Shepard and a very Special Thanks to Glinda Harrison who came up with the idea for this recording on August 6, 2006.

Dedicated to the great Piano Technician, Rebuilder & Friend, Frank Macchia

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