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When Israel was a child

author of text
adapted from Hosea, chapter XI

David Hill commissioned the anthem When Israel was a child for Winchester Cathedral Choir in 1994. With a text adapted from Hosea Chapter XI, it is imbued with a sense of loving compassion and explores a wide colouristic range, not only within the vocal textures but also in the expansive organ accompaniment.

from notes by Andrew Hawes & Patrick Hawes © 2009


Hawes: Songs of Songs
Studio Master: SIGCD162Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available


Track 8 on SIGCD162 [7'23] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD162 track 8

Recording date
2 December 2008
Recording venue
St Giles' Cripplegate, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Alexander Van Ingen
Recording engineer
Mike Hatch & Matt Howell
Hyperion usage
  1. Hawes: Songs of Songs (SIGCD162)
    Disc 1 Track 8
    Release date: April 2009
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