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The original lyrics of Stille Nacht (Silent Night) were written in Austria by Joseph Mohr and the melody was composed by Franz Xaver Gruber. In 1859, John Freeman Young published the English translation that is most frequently sung today.

Silent Night - Wikipedia

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Silent Night is a popular Christmas carol, composed in 1818 by Franz Xaver Gruber to lyrics by ... It states that Mohr wrote the words in 1816 when he was assigned to a pilgrim church in Mariapfarr,...

The story behind the Christmas carol Silent Night

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Jan 12, 2015 ... The story of the Christmas carol Silent Night; Why was Silent Night written?

Origin Song - Stille Nacht Gesellschaft - Silent Night Association - All ...

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On the site of former St.Nicola church now stands the Silent-Night-Memorial ... These are the words of Franz Xaver Gruber which he wrote on December 30, ...

Silent Night. The history of a famous carol

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The German words for the original six stanzas of the carol we know as "Silent Night" were written by Joseph Mohr in 1816, when he was a young priest assigned ...

What are the origins of the beautiful Christmas carol Silent Night ...

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The story of Silent Night begins in the beautiful city of Salzburg, Austria. In the splendor of that baroque city ruled by the Prince Archbishop, a simple weaver ...

The Story of Silent Night: Joseph Mohr and Franz Gruber - In ...

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Dec 10, 2010 ... Silent Night was the collaboration of two good friends. Joseph Mohr, who wrote the text, was the young parish priest at St. Nicholas Church, and ...

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Dec 23, 2011 ... www.ShelterCoveLive.com Shelter Cove Community Church, Christmas 2011 Artwork by Scott Grimm Narration by David Seifert Animation by ...

Silent Night - History, Lyrics, and More | ChristmasSongs.net

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Everything you ever wanted to know about Silent Night from the history of the ... the province of Salzburg, including Mariapfarr, where he wrote the lyrics in 1816.

The Story of Silent Night | Ancient Origins

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Dec 24, 2015 ... Walk into any public square or shopping mall at this time of year and an encounter with a traditional Christmas carol is well-nigh unavoidable.