Villancico castellano
Language: Spanish (Español) 
Available translation(s): ENG
San José era carpintero, carpintero, ¡Ay !
Y la Virgen lavandera, lavandera, ¡Ay !
El Niño bajó del cielo
En una noche lunera.
San José era carpintero, carpintero, ¡Ay !
 
San José era carpintero, carpintero, ¡Ay !
Y la Virgen lavandera, lavandera, ¡Ay !
El Niño vino del aire
Camino del paraiso.
San José era carpintero, carpintero, ¡Ay !

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Barbara Miller) , "Castillian folk carol", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Barbara Miller

This text was added to the website: 2010-12-28
Line count: 10
Word count: 59