Ten Lords-a-Leaping

Image from http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:%27%27_Nativity_%27%27_.JPG A pretty little carol, which, like “Away in a Manger”, I’ve only ever heard sung to a different tune than this one. https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F32167300%3Fsecret_token%3Ds-kdTAK&secret_url=true A virgin most pure by artsyhonker A virgin most pure, as the Prophets do … Continue reading

Nine ladies dancing

Image from http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sonnenaufgang_mit_As.jpg From the rising of the sun to the ends of the earth, let us sing of Christ the Prince,born of the Virgin Mary. Image from http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:A_solis_ortus.jpg https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F32167396%3Fsecret_token%3Ds-fUUk8&secret_url=true A solis ortus cardine by artsyhonker A solis ortus cardineAd … Continue reading

Eight Maids-a-Milking

Can you milk swans? Or do the maids bring their own cows? I’m not convinced about all these presents. Image from http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Santa_Maria_del_Mar2.JPG. I don’t have much to say tonight. https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F32140436 Ther is no rose of swych vertu by artsyhonker REFRAIN: … Continue reading