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Aychah (Lamentations of Jeremiah)

Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
5 minutes
Instrumental parts
Not available

"Lamentations of Jeremiah" is a piece for a cappella choir (SATB). Its text is the first nine verses of the original Hebrew from the book of Lamentations. For understanding the background, the English translation is written on the last page of the score. The composition uses Haftorah Cantillation as the source for some of its thematic material, and is very modal in nature. A piano part is also supplied in the score, to aid with rehearsals. Duration: 4:50.

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