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Classical composer David Fawcett is a professional musician living and working in the seaside town of Swanage on England’s south coast.

He writes sacred and secular choral music for a range of types of choir, from small church choirs of limited resources, through to experienced chamber choirs and large choral societies. Fawcett has produced works specifically for several choirs and has found success in competitions, including The Wessex Festival in 2016, The Cantus Ensemble Composition Competition in 2015 and the Small Choirs competition of 2013.

His works have been performed across the UK, including in St Paul’s Cathedral, London, Wells, Norwich, Ripon and Sheffield Cathedrals, St Philip’s Cathedral, Birmingham, St Barnabas Cathedral, Nottingham, and St Anne’s Cathedral, Leeds, and overseas, including in St Paul’s Cathedral, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin and the Episcopal Church of St Francis, San Francisco, USA, St Paul’s Cathedral, London, Ontario, Canada, and in Norway and the Netherlands.


A garden inclosed is my spouseVoicing: SSAATTBB  Solo(s): Soprano  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 3:59  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Song of Solomon 4  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Advent, Anniversary, Weddings, St Mary, Marriage  Descriptive Terms: Garden, Love, Marriage, Sensuous, Spices  First Performance: Jul 11, 2015: Cantus Ensemble, Dominic Brennan, St Gabriel’s Church, Pimlico, London, UK Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 829/830~2018-Q3)
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