This is the first CD release of CHRISTMAS IN THE STARS, which was originally released in 1980. It includes dialogue and vocals by Anthony Daniels, who played C-3PO in the "Star Wars" films, and sound effects by Lucasfilm's Ben Burtt.
Personnel includes: John Bongiovi, Anthony Daniels, Rod McBrien, Maury Yeston, Marney Alexenburg, Ivy Alexenburg, Arthur Boller, Stacy Greenberg, Dori Greenberg, Ricky Haayen, Roddy McBrien, Donald Oriolo, Jr., Russell Poses, Scot Randell, Jessica Taylor, Jake Yeston (vocals); Don Arnone, Lance Quinn (guitar); Margaret Ross (harp); Pat Rebiollot, Derek Smith, Harold Wheeler (keyboards); Jay Leonhart (bass); Allen Schwartzberg, Jimmy Young (drums); Tony Bingo, Dave Carey, George Devins, Maury Yeston (percussion); Ben Burtt (sound effects).
Producers include: Tony Bongiovi.
Engineers include: Scott Litt.
Recorded at Power Station, New York, New York. Includes liner notes by Steve Sansweet.
Popular characters like C-3PO and R2-D2 are featured on this holiday-themed budget release based on the George Lucas cash cow Star Wars. ~ Jason Ankeny