Peter Cornelius, a German composer, poet and writer composed beautiful Weihnachtslieder (Christmas songs). He lived 1824 -1874 and during his life he met the Brothers Grimm, Mendelssohn, Wagner, Eichendorff and many other prominent figures.
You can easily find the scores of the Weihnachtslieder op. 8 for high and low voice on IMSLP.
The translations of the songs are copyrighted. You can find them here:
Among others German Baritone Prof. Siegfried Lorenz recorded the songs cycle. Enjoy it here:
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