- YouTube Log in to follow creators, like videos, and view comments. The man we know as ‘Good King Wenceslas’ was actually Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia. Ursprünglich war die Aktion nur für 1963 vorgesehen, jedoch gab der Fanclub ab 1963 jährlich bis zur Auflösung der Beatles zu Weihnachten Singles mit Weihnachtsgrüßen der Beatles heraus. D G C D G Brightly shone the moon that night, though the frost was cruel, D Em D C D Em CG when a poor man came in sight, gath'ring winter fu...el. The original was and is an Easter Hymn...it is marked in carol books as "traditional", a delightful word which often conceals ignorance. Good King Wenceslas by The Irish Rovers Intro: 4/4 | G Em C D | C D G / | G Em C D C D G 1. Die Aufnahmen für die Single fanden am 17. About Newsroom Store Contact Careers ByteDance. Sein Text stammt von J. M. Neale. Kurzzeitig war The Beatles Christmas Record zum Jahreswechsel 2010/2011 bei iTunes erhältlich. Die Idee, für die Mitte 1963 etwa 25.000 zählenden Mitglieder des Fanclubs der Beatles eine exklusive Single zu Weihnachten zu versenden, geht auf den Mitarbeiter des Beatles-Managements Tony Barrow zurück. Es folgt wiederum John, der das Lied Good King Wenceslas auf deutsch vorträgt. Log in. Good King Wenceslas (In The Style Of The Beatles) MP3 Song by British Invasion All-Stars from the album Abbey Road Christmas (In The Style Of The Beatles). November 2020 um 22:54 Uhr bearbeitet. Am Ende rufen alle vier Beatles gemeinsam: “Merry Christmas everybody”. Brightly shown the moon that night, Though the frost was cruel, When a poor man came in sight, Gathering winter fuel. Featured on Hark! Piae Cantiones is a collection of seventy-four songs compiled by Jacobus Finno, the Protestant headmaster of Turku Cathedral School, and published by Theodoric Petri, a young Catholic printer. Each stanza has an ABABCDCD rhyme scheme. Oktober 1963 im Anschluss an die Aufnahme für I Want To Hold Your Hand und This Boy in den Londoner Abbey Road Studios statt. In 1849 he had published Deeds of Faith: Stories for Children from Church History which recounted legends from Christian tradition in Romantic prose. There is nothing traditional in it as a carol. [4][5] These hagiographies had a powerful influence on the High Middle Ages conceptualization of the rex iustus, or "righteous king"—that is, a monarch whose power stems mainly from his great piety, as well as from his princely vigor. [6], Referring approvingly to these hagiographies, a preacher from the 12th century wrote:[7][8]. The Ultimate Beatles Tribute in Concert - Vol.1. NYE Bold Republic Brewing Company. Good King Wenceslas (In a Fab Four Style) 2:38 0:30. Als letztes dankt George Harrison den Sekretärinnen im Fanclub für ihre Arbeit und singt eine letzte Version von Good King Wenceslas, gefolgt von einer textlich veränderten Fassung von Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. Good King Wenceslas Songtext von Judy Collins mit Lyrics, deutscher Übersetzung, Musik-Videos und Liedtexten kostenlos auf Songtexte.com Thus, unusually, the final musical line differs from all the others in having not two but three measures of 4/4 time. Eine weitere Veröffentlichung fand am 18. "Hither, page, and stand by me, if thou know'st it, telling ! Als Nächstes berichtet Paul McCartney, dass er die Studioarbeit der Bühne vorzieht und erwähnt, dass die Band gerade vor der Aufnahme der Weihnachtsgrüße den ganzen Tag im Studio gearbeitet hatte. The tune used to the Christmas carol is based on “Tempus adest floridum” (“The time is near for flowering”), a 13th century carol published in Piae Cantiones, a Finnish song collection from 1582. 1. Wenceslas was a 10th-century Catholic Duke of Bohemia also known as Vaclav the Good, and was martyred after being assassinated by his wicked brother, Boleslaw the Bad. Lyrics to Good King Wenceslas. Im Dezember 1963 wurde eine Flexi-Disk mit der Aufnahme an die mittlerweile 28.000 Mitglieder des Beatles Fanclubs versandt. Log in . Good King Wenceslas looked out On the feast of Stephen, When the snow lay round about, Deep and crisp and even. For You Following. Wenceslas… Print. [12] Wenceslas is not to be confused with King Wenceslaus I of Bohemia (Wenceslaus I Premyslid), who lived more than three centuries later. The Beatles Christmas Record (englisch Die Beatles Weihnachtsschallplatte) ist eine etwa fünfminütige sogenannte Flexi-Disk mit Weihnachtsgrüßen der Beatles, die der Fanclub der Band am 6. The text of Neale's carol bears no relationship to the words of "Tempus Adest Floridum". Good King Wenceslas Lyrics: Timberwolf Christmas / A Brothers Timberwolf Christmas / Good King Wenceslas looked around / On the Feast of Stephen / When the snow it lay round about / … But his deeds I think you know better than I could tell you; for, as is read in his Passion, no one doubts that, rising every night from his noble bed, with bare feet and only one chamberlain, he went around to God's churches and gave alms generously to widows, orphans, those in prison and afflicted by every difficulty, so much so that he was considered, not a prince, but the father of all the wretched. Choir of Westminster Abbey - Good King Wenceslas. Sein Teil endet damit, dass er eine verballhornte Version des Liedes Happy Birthday to You singt. By contrast, Brian Scott, quoting The Oxford Book of Carols criticism and hope that the carol would "pass into disuse", says "Thankfully, they were wrong" for the carol "still reminds us that the giving spirit of Christmas should not happen just on that day..."[27] Jeremy Summerly and Nicolas Bell of the British Museum also strongly refute Dearmer's 20th century criticism, noting "it could have been awful, but it isn't, it's magical...you remember it because the verse just works". [25], This rather confused narrative owes its popularity to the delightful tune, which is that of a Spring carol...Unfortunately Neale in 1853 substituted for the Spring carol this Good King Wenceslas, one of his less happy pieces, which E. Duncan goes so far as to call "doggerel", and Bullen condemns as "poor and commonplace to the last degree". [1][2] Neale's lyric was set to the melody of 13th-century spring carol "Tempus adest floridum" ("Eastertime has come") first published in the 1582 Finnish song collection Piae Cantiones. D G C D G … The song was parodied by the British children's television programme. "We Can Work It Out" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles, written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon. Es handelt vom heiligen König Wenzel von Böhmen (908–928 oder 935) und dessen Mitleid mit einem armen, Brennholz sammelnden Bauern am Gedenktag des heiligen Stephan. Er erwähnt auch, dass die Beatles im November 1963 vor der Queen im Rahmen der Royal Variety Show auftreten werden, woraufhin er die britische Nationalhymne pfeift, in die die restlichen Beatles kurz einsteigen. Related Videos. (In the English tradition, two-syllable rhymes are generally associated with light or comic verse, which may be part of the reason some critics have demeaned Neale's lyrics as "doggerel".). One of the chapters told the legend of St Wenceslas and his footsteps melting the snow for his page:[21], "Seems it so much?" Im Anschluss richtet Ringo Starr seine Weihnachtsgrüße aus und singt eine weitere Version von Good King Wenceslas – dieses Mal in einer Jazz-Version. D G C D G When the snow lay round about, deep and crisp and even. [13], A text beginning substantially the same as the 1582 "Piae" version is also found in the German manuscript collection Carmina Burana as CB 142, where it is substantially more carnal; CB 142 has clerics and virgins playing the "game of Venus" (goddess of love) in the meadows, while in the Piae version they are praising the Lord from the bottom of their hearts. In an episode of Hogan's Heroes, several of the POWs loudly and repeatedly rehearse the song in order to distract the guards from the covert activities of the rest of the team. Although Wenceslas was, during his lifetime, only a duke, Holy Roman Emperor Otto I (962–973) posthumously "conferred on [Wenceslas] the regal dignity and title" and that is why, in the legend and song, he is referred to as a "king". Im Anschluss spricht Lennon kurz über das vergangene Jahr. Buy CD's ! "Was not His journey from Heaven a wearier and a colder way than this ? Wenceslas was considered a martyr and a saint immediately after his death in the 10th century, when a cult of Wenceslas rose up in Bohemia and in England. Lyrics . by Thomas Helmore and J. M. Neale, published by, A Winter Garden: Five Songs for the Season, See Defries, David. TikTok. ", "Follow me on still," said S. Wenceslaus. Dezember 1963 exklusiv an seine Mitglieder versandte. It's the sound of the first Beatles Christmas recording, from 1963, of John, Paul, George and Ringo singing bits of "Good King Wenceslas" and "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer," with scripted and improvised bits on wishing fans a happy holiday. https://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Beatles_Christmas_Record&oldid=205833267, „Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike“. Karma Spirit Asian Chill. Song-Good King Wenceslas Artist-Misc Christmas Transcribed By-Oldreich87 G Good King Wenceslas last looked out C D7 G on the feast of Stephen G when the snow lay round about C D7 G deep and crisp and even G Brightly shown the moon that night C D7 G though the frost was cruel G Bm Em D when a poor man came in sight G D7 G C G gathering winter fuel Hither, page, and stand by me. Dezember 1970 statt, als die Aufnahme gemeinsam mit allen darauf folgenden Aufnahmen bis 1969 auf dem Album The Beatles Christmas Album erschien, welches ebenfalls nur an Fanclubmitglieder versandt wurde. 2:12:24. "St. Oswald's Martyrdom: Drogo of Saint-Winnoc's, https://web.archive.org/web/20120917053415/http://www.hymntime.com/tch/mid/t/e/m/tempus_adest_floridum.mid, "A Cause for Caroling: A Second Golden Age", "Full text of "English lyrical poetry from its origins to the present time, "25x08 - White Christmas Blues - The Simpsons Transcripts - Forever Dreaming", "John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme: Good King Wenceslas", "Horrible Histories - Good King Wenceslas", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Good_King_Wenceslas&oldid=998420442, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz work identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Buford and Baljeet sing this song with altered lyrics in. "Only tread in my footsteps, and you will proceed more easily. It was first issued as a double A-side single with "Day Tripper" in December 1965.It also appeared on the 1966 US release "Yesterday and Today".The release marked the first time in Britain that both tracks on an artist's single were promoted as joint A-sides. This one was fun to learn and play! "Stephen/even", "cruel/fuel") are set to two half-notes (British "minims"), but the final rhyme of each stanza (line 8) is spread over two full measures, the first syllable as two half-notes and the second as a whole note ("semi-breve")—so "fuel" is set as "fu-" with two half-notes and "-el" with a whole-note. Good King Wenceslas: Lots of Czech culture here in Cent-Tex. She goes on to detail how Neale's "ponderous moral doggerel" does not fit the light-hearted dance measure of the original tune, and that if performed in the correct manner "sounds ridiculous to pseudo-religious words";[26] a similar development has arisen with the song O Christmas Tree, whose tune has been used for Maryland, My Maryland, The Red Flag, and other unrelated songs. [14][15] The tune has also been used for the Christmas hymn Mary Gently Laid Her Child, by Joseph S. Cook (1859–1933);[16] GIA's hymnal, Worship uses "Tempus Adest Floridum" only for Cook's hymn. In 1853, English hymnwriter John Mason Neale wrote the "Wenceslas" lyric, in collaboration with his music editor Thomas Helmore, and the carol first appeared in Carols for Christmas-Tide, published by Novello & Co the same year. Song about a King tromping through deep snow to give to the less fortunate. Dezember 1963 exklusiv an seine Mitglieder versandte. 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