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Thread #8249   Message #1086072
Posted By: masato sakurai
04-Jan-04 - 07:48 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Cantemos (traditional Venezuelan carol)
Subject: Lyr Add: CANTEMOS (traditional Venezuelan carol)
From here:
CANTEMOS
(Traditional Venezuelan Carol)

Estribillo:
Cantemos, cantemos,
Gloria al Salvador.
Feliz Nochebuena,
Feliz Nochebuena
Feliz Nochebuena
Nos de el Nino Dios,

Tu eres la esperanza,
Tu la caridad,
Tu eres consuelo
De la humanidad.

Estribillo

Divinos destellos
Raudales de luz,
Alumbran la cuna
Del Nino Jesus.

Estribillo

O noche dichosa,
Noche de esplendor,
Noche en que ha nacido
Nuestra Redentor.

Estribillo

*****

English Translation:
WE ARE SINGING

CHORUS:
Singing, we are singing!
Loving praise we bring:
Happy Eve of Christmas,
Happy Eve of Christmas,
Happy Eve of Christmas,
To Thee, Infant King.

All our expectations,
All our charity,
All our consolation,
Baby dear, in Thee.

CHORUS

Beaming through the darkness,
Flooding rays so bright,
Shining on the cradle,
Coming from on High.

CHORUS

Night of jubilation
Night of Jesus' birth,
Night of holy splendor,
And redeeming love.

CHORUS
Sound clip is here.