When David Heard - SSAATTBB
Choral (SATB DV A Cappella) - Difficulty: easy-medium
Composed by Eric Whitacre (1970-). Walton Choral. 20th Century. Vocal score (with piano accompaniment). With introductory text. 28 pages. Walton Music #WJMS1019. Published by Walton Music (HL.8501407).
Item Number: HL.8501407
The new work of young composer Eric Whitacre uses the text of David, lamenting the slaying of his son Absalom (II Samuel 18:33). It is a major work, with great dramatic moments describing the feeling of a father's loss.