On Saturday 11 July 2015David’s partsong, A garden inclosed is my spouse, shortlisted in the Cantus Ensemble Composition Competition, was performed by the Ensemble in a concert at St Gabriel’s Church, Pimlico, London.

An illustrious panel of judges – Ronald Corp, Alexander Campkin, William Mival and James Davy – were present to hear all four finalists, and chose David’s piece as the overall winner. The choir’s performance, conducted by Dominic Brennan, can be heard in the video:


The work is scored for acappella eight part choir and Soprano soloist (a voice from the choir). It sets words selected from the Song of Solomon. Duration: 4 minutes.

This work is published by Chromata Music as an 8pp Octavo booklet (272x190mm), printed by Halstan UK on good quality music stock.

Those who wish to perform the work also have the options of purchasing a licensed download from which they can make their own copies, or hiring copies from the publisher.

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