Tag: gaudete

Advent Calendar 17 – Gaudete!

I’m pretty sure I first heard this song in a pub in Adelaide, where my university choir used to rejoice in making up silly lyrics for the verses. Any rhyming couplet with twelve syllables per line would do – I…

Advent Calendar Day 16: Gaudete!

Sometimes, I like to be a really evil choirmistress, and last Wednesday was one of those times.  With our first performance on Thursday, I grinned evilly at my little work choir and suggested we give Gaudete – a piece we…