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The musical Miracle of a ‘Silent Night’

Within the extensive Christmas musical repertoire, several songs stand out, among them “Silent Night.” Composed about 200 years ago, the carol has a German origin and enjoys global popularity. Its story goes back to 1818 when Joseph Mohr, a priest from the German town of Oberndorf, asked Franz Gruber, a local school teacher, to compose […]

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