From the recording Carols of Christmas
Good Christian Men Rejoice – Words by Heinrich Suso (c. 1295-1366), Music 14th century German melody. Folklore says that Suso, hearing angels sing these words, joined them in a dance of worship.
I Saw Three Ships – Traditional English. This legend about sailing into landlocked Bethlehem originated in the 12th century when three ships brought what were thought to be the relics of the three Wise Men to Koln, Germany. The song developed many variations as it traveled from country to country.
Lisa Marie Lawson, soprano
Arrangement by Michael Lawson