Christmas Carol Collection 2017


LibriVox volunteers bring you a festive selection of 22 Christmas carols for the 2017 holiday. This year's collection includes traditional favorites and lesser-known selections in English, German, Italian, and Latin. The singers wish all listeners around the world a happy and peaceful Christmas.

Adeste Fidelis; words and music traditional .
Angels From the Realms of Glory; words by James Montgomery (1771-1854); music by Henry Smart (1813-1879).
A Babe is Born; words traditional; music by BookAngel7.
The Boar's Head; words and music traditional.
Child in the Manger; words by Mary M. MacDonald (1798-1872); tune traditional.
Canzone di Natale (Christmas Lullaby); words and music traditional .
Christmas Once is Christmas Still; words by Phillips Brooks (1835-1893); tune by BookAngel7.
Coventry Carol; words and music traditional.
God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen; words and music traditional.
Good Christian Men Rejoice; words by John Mason Neale (1818-1866 ); tune traditional.
Go Tell It On the Mountain; by John Wesley Work, Jr.
His Advent; words by Alfred Hayes (1857-1936); tune by Joseph Barnby (1838-1896).
The Holly and the Ivy; words and music traditional .
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear; by Edward H. Sears (1810-1876); music by Richard Storrs Willis (1819-1900).
O Come All Ye Faithful; words by Frederick Oakeley ( 1802-1880); tune traditional.
O Little Town of Bethlehem; words by Phillips Brooks (1835-1893); music by Lewis Henry Redner (1831-1908); additional music by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958).
O Tannenbaum; words by Ernst Anschütz ( 1780-1861); tune by Melchior Franck (1579-1639).
Pastor Bonus; words by Alfred Edward Alston (1862-1927); tune by commonsparrow3.
Silent Night; words in original German by Franz Xaver Gruber (1787-1863); English translation by John F. Young (1820-1885); music by Franz Xaver Gruber.
Good King Wenceslaus; words by John Mason Neale; music traditional .
What Child Is This?; words by William Chatterton Dix (1837-1898); tune traditional.
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks By Night; words by Nahum Tate (1652-1715); music by George F. Handel (1685-1759).

Genre(s): Music

Language: Multilingual

Group: Christmas Carol Collections

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Adeste Fidelis Unknown Etext DrPGould
00:03:01 la
Play 02 Angels From the Realms of Glory James Montgomery Etext A LibriVox Volunteer
00:02:42 en
Play 03 A Babe Is Born Unknown Etext BookAngel7
00:02:41 en
Play 04 The Boar's Head Unknown Etext DrPGould
00:01:32 en
Play 05 Child in the Manger Mary M. MacDonald Etext Tomas Peter
00:02:33 en
Play 06 Canzone di Natale Unknown Etext Romano
00:06:42 it
Play 07 Christmas Once Is Christmas Still Phillips Brooks Etext BookAngel7
00:02:42 en
Play 08 Coventry Carol Unknown Etext Susan K Hawthorne
00:02:41 en
Play 09 God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen Unknown Etext VfkaBT
00:03:39 en
Play 10 Good Christian Men Rejoice John Mason Neale Etext A LibriVox Volunteer
00:01:48 en
Play 11 Go Tell It On The Mountain John Wesley Work, Jr. Etext Mary in Arkansas
00:02:06 en
Play 12 His Advent Alfred Hayes Etext Maria Kasper
00:02:14 en
Play 13 The Holly and the Ivy Unknown Etext Tomas Peter
00:03:12 en
Play 14 It Came Upon a Midnight Clear Edmund Hamilton Sears Etext Susan K Hawthorne
00:07:42 en
Play 15 O Come All Ye Faithful Frederick Oakeley Etext Amelia Chesley
00:02:50 en
Play 16 O Little Town of Bethlehem Phillips Brooks Etext Ryan DeRamos
00:03:59 en
Play 17 O Tannenbaum Ernst Anschütz Etext Amelia Chesley
00:02:20 de
Play 18 Pastor Bonus Alfred Edward Alston Etext Maria Kasper
00:02:10 en
Play 19 Silent Night Franz Xaver Gruber Etext VfkaBT
00:02:04 en
Play 20 Good King Wenceslaus John Mason Neale Etext DrPGould
00:02:43 en
Play 21 What Child Is This? William Chatterton Dix Etext Romano
00:03:38 en
Play 22 While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night Nahum Tate Etext BookAngel7
00:03:05 en