ليلة ليلة

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1- ليلةً ليلةً
يا لها بهجةً
وُلِدَ الطفلُ المجيدْ
وأتى الدور السعيد
والهناءُ دامْ
والهناءُ دامْ

2- ليلةً ليلةً
أشرقت فجأةً
والرعاةُ بُشِّروا
والجنودُ خَبّروا
خيم السلامْ
خيم السلامْ

3- ليلةً ليلةً
يا لها غبطةً
جاء قدوسُ العلي
أنت يا ليلُ انجَلِ
عن خلاصٍ تامْ
عن خلاصٍ تامْ


Source: ترنيمانت Emmanuel #79a

Author: Joseph Mohr

Joseph Mohr was born into a humble family–his mother was a seamstress and his father, an army musketeer. A choirboy in Salzburg Cathedral as a youth, Mohr studied at Salzburg University and was ordained in the Roman Catholic Church in 1815. Mohr was a priest in various churches near Salzburg, including St. Nicholas Church. He spent his later years in Hintersee and Wagrein. Bert Polman… Go to person page >

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First Line: ليلة ليلة يا لها بهجة
Title: ليلة ليلة
English Title: Silent Night
Author: Joseph Mohr
Language: Arabic

Tune

STILLE NACHT

Although he composed nearly one hundred works, Franz Gruber is remembered for only one–the tune of "Silent Night," composed on Christmas Eve, 1818. He scored the tune for tenor and bass soli (sung by Mohr and Gruber on that night) with the final phrase to be repeated in harmony (sung by the villag…

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