Oh, What a Beautiful City (Twelve Gates to the City)
Long a seasonal favorite, this collection of 13 charming Christmas carols from French, English, Italian, and African American traditions captures the Christmas spirit with wonderful universality. These international holiday favorites include Twelve Gates to the City, Mary Had a Baby, and The First Noel.
"A real alternative to the wall of strings or the overly sweet sound of many Christmas collections." — Dirty Linen
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