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First line:
While shepherds watched their flocks by night
c1804 Canterbury
author of text
probable author; The Song of the Angels at the Nativity of our Blessed Saviour



Christmas carols from Village Green to Church Choir
SIGCD387Download only
Christmas through the ages
NOEL1Super-budget price sampler — Download only
While shepherds watched
CDH55325Archive Service


Track 9 on CDH55325 [5'04] Archive Service
Track 1 on NOEL1 [3'40] Super-budget price sampler — Download only
Track 11 on SIGCD387 [1'09] Download only

Track-specific metadata for NOEL1 track 1

Recording date
20 July 1996
Recording venue
St Mary the Virgin, Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Antony Howell & Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Christmas through the ages (NOEL1)
    Disc 1 Track 1
    Release date: October 2001
    Deletion date: November 2012
    Super-budget price sampler — Download only
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