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Nos galan

First line:
Oer yw'r gwr sy'n methu caru
composer
Welsh traditional carol
arranger
author of text

 
The merry, dance-like tune of this carol is widely familiar to the text Deck the hall with boughs of holly, but the original Welsh text is unrelated to it, though it does share a New Year theme. Words and music first appeared in a 1784 collection Musical and Poetical Relicks of the Welsh Bards edited by the Welsh harpist Edward Jones.

from notes by Collegium Records © 2008

Recordings

Rutter: A Christmas Festival
COLCD133Download only

Details

Track 4 on COLCD133 [1'57] Download only

Track-specific metadata for COLCD133 track 4

Artists
ISRC
GB-AKR-08-13304
Duration
1'57
Recording date
1 April 2008
Recording venue
Cadogan Hall, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Simon Eadon
Recording engineer
Will Brown & Andrew Mellor
Hyperion usage
  1. Rutter: A Christmas Festival (COLCD133)
    Disc 1 Track 4
    Release date: October 2008
    Download only
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