“Go Tell It on the Mountain (I -- Christmas)”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1907 (Fisk Jubilee Singers repertoire)
Keywords: religious Christmas Jesus
Found in: US

Description

"Go tell it on the mountain, Over the hills and everywhere, Go tell it on the mountain That Jesus Christ is born." The singer describes the revelation of Jesus's birth to the shepherds and notes how God "made me a watchman"

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References

  1. Silber-FSWB, p. 381, "Go Tell It On The Mountain" (1 text)
  2. DT, GOTELLMT*
  3. ADDITIONAL: Ian Bradley, _The Penguin Book of Carols_ (1999), #25, "Go, Tell It on the Mountain" (1 text)
  4. BI, FSWB381A