O when will I see that day (2007)

Motet for SATB choir a cappella

Text by Don Mattera
Commissioned by the Choir of Christ Church Arcadia, Pretoria
Bardic Edition Score BDE 1028


First performance: Monday 24 December 2007; Christ Church, Pretoria, South Africa; Choir of Christ Church Arcadia, George King conductorperformance details.

Programme note

George King and the Choir of Christ Church, Arcadia commissioned this short motet to words by Don Mattera (b 1935) from his collection Azanian Love Song (1983) for the 2007 Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols. They gave the first performance on 24 December 2007.