Monday, December 11, 2017

Sing we loud!

Nowell! Nowell! Nowell!
Nowell, sing we loud!
God to-day hath poor folk raised
And cast a-down the proud.
~William Morris

Do I get sick of Christmas music? Not much. For Music Monday, a carol you might not know, plus one you do. French composer Marin Marais composed the tune to Masters in this Hall in 1706, and English poet William Morris wrote the words in 1860.

I'm a sucker for banjos. From Christmas in the Attic:

1 comment:

Irene Latham said...

I confess: I DO get tired of Christmas music. Now, if they'd add some of these lesser known tunes to the mix, I feel certain that wouldn't be true! Thank you. xo