Information About Hark the Herald Angels Sing
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" is a classic Christmas carol written by Charles Wesley, the brother of theologian John Wesley. It first appeared in "Hymns and Sacred Poems" in 1739.
Originally the music for "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" was rather solemn; however, one hundred years later English musician William H. Cummings adapted music from a Mendelssohn cantata and set it to the words of "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing".
During the 19th century "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" was considered to be one of the Great Four Anglican Hymns.
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