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Motets: The Shepherd from 'The Healer' (2014)


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The Shepherdfrom The Healer: A Cantata for St Luke
for chorus a cappella
Duration: 01 mins 07 secs
Polyphony
Stephen Layton, conductor
(p) and (c) 2014 Deutsche Grammophon
DG 479 3232

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Text heard on Sample:

How sweet is the Shepherd's sweet lot!
From the morn to the evening he strays;
He shall follow his sheep all the day,
And his tongue shall be filled with praise.

For he hears the lamb's innocent call,
And he hears the ewe's tender reply.
He is watchful while they are in peace,
For they know when their Shepherd is nigh.

-William Blake 1757-1827, Songs of Innocence



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