139. The First Nowell

Text Information
First Line: The first Nowell, the angel did say
Title: The First Nowell
Meter: Irr. with refrain
Scripture: Matthew 2:1-12; Mark 1:9-11; Luke 2:8-20
Topic: Christmas; Jesus Christ: Birth and Infancy; Year A: Epiphany (2 more...)
Source: Traditional English carol, alt.
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: THE FIRST NOWELL
Composer (descant): Edward Shippen Barnes (1937)
Meter: Irr. with refrain
Key: D Major or modal
Source: Harm. Christmas Carols New and Old, 1871



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