Cantata No. 63, for Christmas

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Chorale preludes:  Puer natus in Bethlehem, BWV 603, Vom Himmel kam der Engel Schar, BWV 607, and In dulci jubilo, BWV 608 - Simon Preston, organ (Klosterkirke, Soro)

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