16. December 2010 · Comments Off on 12 Days, 12 Styles · Categories: Christmas, Videos

A Musicological Journey Through the Twelve Days of Christmas (1990), traditional carol arr. by Craig Courtney

1. A Partridge from 6th Century Rome
2. Two Turtle Doves from 15th Century France
3. Three French Hens from 16th Century Italy
4. Four Calling Birds from 17th Century Italy
5. Five Gold Rings from 18th Century Germany
6. Six Geese a-Laying from 18th Century Austria
7. Seven Swans a-Swimming from 19th Century France
8. Eight Maids a-Milking from 19th Century Germany
9. Nine Ladies Dancing from 19th Century Austria
10. Ten Lords a-Leaping from 19th Century Italy
11. Eleven Pipers Piping from 19th Century Russia
12. Twelve Drummers Drumming from 20th Century United States

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