Muriel Herbert: David’s Lament for Jonathan


Song for voice and piano


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Song for voice and piano with words by Peter Abelard, translated by Helen Waddell

Vocal range: d’ to f”

David’s Lament for Jonathan was composed in 1936, and is here published for the first time.

The words of ‘David’s Lament for Jonathan’ are reproduced by kind permission of the Estate of Helen Waddell.

ISMN 979-0-708096-10-8