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Personent hodie

composer
from Piae Cantiones
arranger
author of text
from Piae Cantiones

 
The immediate source of this jovial carol is a Swedish school song-book of 1582, Piae Cantiones, notable for the many good tunes it contains (including that now sung to Good King Wenceslas). Both melody and text derive from a much earlier German collection, the Moosburg Gradual of 1355–60.

from notes by John Rutter © 2003

Recordings

A Christmas Celebration
Studio Master: CDHLL7545Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
A Family Christmas
SIGCD202Download only
Christmas carols from Village Green to Church Choir
SIGCD387Download only
The Cambridge Singers Christmas Album
CSCD512Download only

Details

Track 10 on CDHLL7545 [2'31] Download only
Track 11 on CSCD512 [1'43] Download only
Track 7 on SIGCD202 [2'11] Download only
Track 20 on SIGCD387 [1'49] Download only

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