Christmas Songs

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Carols were first sung in Europe thousands of years ago, but these were not Christmas Carols. They were pagan songs, sung at the Winter Solstice celebrations as people danced round stone circles. The Winter Solstice is the shortest day of the year, usually taking place around 22nd December. The word Carol actually means dance or a song of praise and joy! Carols used to be written and sung during all four seasons, but only the tradition of singing them at Christmas has really survived.

The earliest carol, like this, was written in 1410. Sadly only a very small fragment of it still exists. The carol was about Mary and Jesus meeting different people in Bethlehem. Most Carols from this time and the Elizabethan period are untrue stories, very loosely based on the Christmas story, about the holy family and were seen as entertaining rather than religious songs. They were usually sung in homes rather than in churches! Traveling singers or Minstrels started singing these carols and the words were changed for the local people wherever they were traveling.

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First Noel, Jingle Bells, Where Are You Christmas, Making Christmas, Little Drummer Boy, O Come, All Ye Faithful, Joy To The World, White Winter, Angels We Have Heard On High, God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Sweater Weather, Away In a Manger, Deck The Halls, Carol Of The Bells. E.t.c

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