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Sussex Carol by American Elephant
December 5, 2009, 8:19 am
Filed under: Music | Tags: , ,

I love traditional English carols, particularly the less familiar ones. They always remind me of my English grandma. Sussex Carol was, “first published in the 17th century by Luke Wadding, a 17th-century Irish bishop, in a work called Small Garland of Pious and Godly Songs. It is not clear whether Wadding wrote the song or was recording an earlier composition.” It is performed here by the choir of King’s College, Cambridge, one of the best in the world.

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Beautiful!

Comment by MargaretK

[...] You know, I still like the version by the Choir of King’s College I played last year better. [...]

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