"Harps of Gold" from Tori’s seasonal record Midwinter Graces is based on the traditional 19th Christmas carol "Angels We Have Heard On High." The English lyrics are based on a traditional French carol called "Les anges dans nos campagnes" ("Angels in our countrysides") which originates from Languedoc. Many versions of this carol exist and the English translation was made in 1862 by James Chadwick, Roman Catholic bishop of Hexham and Newcastle. The carol became popular in the West Country (...)

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