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Patrick Hawes

Publisher: Novello & Co

The King's Carol (1997)
for Russell Burton and the Charterhouse Chapel Choir
Publisher
Novello & Co Ltd
Category
Chorus a cappella / Chorus plus 1 instrument
Year Composed
1997
Duration
5 Minutes
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Programme Note
Patrick Hawes The King's Carol (1997)
Behold the King!
Bidden by a king,
borne on an ass by a young virgin.
Born a King His Kingdom to bring

Behold the King!
His court a stable in an inn,
wakeful animals His praises sing.
Born a King His peace to bring.

Behold the King
enthroned in straw!
Who frightened shepherds first adored.
Born a King new hope to bring.

Behold the King!
His mother a Queen,
robed in grace-full pverty.
Born a King, Love to bring.

Behold our King
and God and sing
of his majestic emptying!
Born with no thing His Kingdom to bring

  • Ensemble
    Music Sales Singers
    Conductor
    David Hill and Daniel Hyde
    Choral Sampler 2012:
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