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Shepherds, in the field abiding

composer
traditional French melody, Les anges dans nos campagnes
arranger
author of text
based on Quem vidistis, pastores

 
Like Blessed be that maid Mary, this was a Wood-Woodward creation: its French folk melody, Les anges dans nos campagnes, was first published in 1842, and its text by Woodward was based on the Christmas antiphon Quem vidistis, pastores.

from notes by John Rutter © 2003

Recordings

The Cambridge Singers Christmas Album
CSCD512Download only

Details

Track 4 on CSCD512 [2'52] Download only

Track-specific metadata for CSCD512 track 4

Artists
ISRC
GB-AKR-03-51204
Duration
2'52
Recording date
1 April 1993
Recording venue
Great Hall, University College School, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Jillian White
Recording engineer
Campbell Hughes
Hyperion usage
  1. The Cambridge Singers Christmas Album (CSCD512)
    Disc 1 Track 4
    Release date: September 2003
    Download only
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