CAROLS THROUGH THE TIME PERIODS

12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS

Fun Facts

1. Recording is by a modern era performer but it was written over a 1000 years ago during the medieval period.

2. Song was not originally a Christmas song.

https://youtu.be/LzYkMRPMI9k

GREENSLEEVES

Fun Facts

1. Recording is by a modern era performer but it was written during the Renaissance period.

2. It was turned into a Christmas song and may have been played on the recorder.

https://youtu.be/1A3i0GATnRI

HARK THE HERALD ANGELS SING

Fun Facts

1. Recording is by a modern era performer but it was written during the Baroque period.

2. This performance is sung only by boys.

https://youtu.be/A_iLXNSIaYc

O COME ALL YE FAITHFUL

Fun Facts

1. Recording is by a modern era performer but it was written during the classical period.

2. The version combines two genres of music. It is a rock and roll cover (remake) of a traditional Christmas carol.

https://youtu.be/fcMe551smvs

JINGLE BELLS

Fun Facts:

1. Recording is by a modern era performer but written during the romantic period.

2. It is a Thanksgiving song.

https://youtu.be/p07T4dlw2cc

MARY DID YOU KNOW

Fun Facts

1. Recording is by modern era performers and was written in the modern era.

2. Singers are performing acapella (without accompaniment) and make all sounds with their voices.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ifCWN5pJGIE