Carol refers to a song, characteristically of religious joy, associated with a given season, especially Christmas.
Which of these carols would you be singing today!? (Also, how awesome are Pentatonix!?!?)
‘The First Noel’ by William Sandys in 1823
‘Angels From The Realms of Glory’ by James Montgomery
‘Ding Dong Merrily on High’ Music: Jehan Tabourot; Words: George Ratcliffe Woodward
‘Silent Night’ by Franz Xaver Gruber; Lyrics by Joseph Mohr in 1818
‘Hark The Herald Angels Sing’ Music: Felix Mendels Sohn; Words: Charles Wesley; Amended by Goerge Whitefield & Martin Madan. Pub. In 1739
‘Jingle Bells’ by James Pierport in 1857
‘Joy To the World’ Words: Isaac Watts basedon Psalm 98; music arranged by Lowell Mason.
‘Mary’s Boy Child’ by Jester Hairston in 1956
‘O Come All Ye Faithful’ English translation by Frederick Oakeley in 1841
‘Once In Royal David’s City’ Words: Cecil Frances; & Humphrey Alexander Music: Henry John Gauntlet
Written by Okolo Ezinne