Puer nobis nascitur (George Ratcliffe Woodward)
- Editor: John Henry Fowler (submitted 2007-11-18). Score information: A4, 1 page, 22 kB Copyright: Public Domain
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Title: Puer nobis nascitur
Composer: George Ratcliffe Woodward
Published: Tune: Puer Nobis Nascitur, Trier manuscript, 15th Century. Adapted by Michael Praetorius, 1609; harmony by George R. Woodward, 1910; Lyrics: Unknown author, possibly 4th Century (Aurora lucis rutilat…Claro Paschali gaudio); translated from Latin to English by John M. Neale, 1862, alt.
Description: For other harmonizations and settings, see Puer nobis nascitur.
External websites: Cyber Hymnal™ entry for hymn tune "Puer nobis nascitur":
Original text and translations
1 Joy dawned again on Easter Day,
4 Jesus Who art the Lord of all,
Lyrics: Unknown author, possibly 4th Century (Aurora lucis rutilat…Claro Paschali gaudio); translated from Latin to English by John Mason Neale 1862, alt.