Two Welsh carols
from the plygain tradition
Music: Trad. Welsh, arr./transcribed Sheena Phillips, Words: English, based on the original Welsh
Performance time approx: 5m 00s
Price code: C
These fine carols come from the Welsh custom of plygain: a candle-lit church service beginning long before dawn on Christmas Day, with a succession of individual singers and small groups – especially duets and trios – singing traditional carols.