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James MacMillan

On the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin (1996)


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for SATB choir and organ
(opening)
Duration: 01 mins 44 secs
The Sixteen/Christopher Glynn/Harry Christophers
(p) & (c) 2009 The Sixteen Productions
Coro COR 16071

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Text heard on Sample:
A winged harbinger, from bright heav'n flown,
Bespeaks a lodging room
For the mighty King of love,
The spotless structure of a virgin womb,
O'ershadowed with the wings of the blest dove:
For he was travelling to earth,
But did desire to lay
By the way,
That he might shift his clothes, and be
A perfect man, as well...

Text by Jeremy Taylor (1613-67)

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