Dec. 17, 2011
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Hour A, Segment 3

A TW&E Series: "Favorite Songs of Christmas"

  • During December, our listeners are telling us about their favorite Christmas music.
  • This week, we hear from Dr. Leslie Boucher, professor of music and Dean of Arts and Science at Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs, Ga.
  • The story behind the world's most famous Christmas carol is told here. The Vienna Boys Choir is featured in a 2004 DVD titled The Story of Silent Night.

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Dec. 17, 2011