Tonight's (bonus) musical interlude -- the beautiful Advent hymn Veni, Veni Emmanuel (O Come, O Come, Emmanuel) rendered in the beautiful Latin:
This performance by L'Accorche-Choeur, Ensemble vocal Fribourg, conducted by Zoltán Kodály:
This more contempory performance by Mannheim Steamroller:
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