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The story of the carol

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Summary:This program traces the progress of carols from their pagan beginnings, through the first printed carol in 1521, their condemnation by the Puritans, to their Victorian revival.
Contributor:Welch, Ed
Luxon, Benjamin
Provider:TSW (Firm : Great Britain)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Carols History and criticism
Christmas music History and criticism
Credits:Host, Benjamin Luxon ; Cantabile, Sheila Amit, Lorelei Lynn, Philip Astle, Paul Williamson, Martin Carthy, members of the Rat Pate Theatre. Music arranged and conducted by Ed Welch.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Music
Performing Arts
Religion, Philosophy
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