JACOB

Composer: Barrie Cabena

Barrie Cabena (b. 1933) has a rich musical background with nearly 500 compositions to his credit. In addition, he has written a sizable quantity of verse, some of which he has included in his compositions. His organ and choral works have been broadcast by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) for more than 37 years. Recent commissions include an unaccompanied violin sonata by Jeunesse Musicale du Canada, which was performed by Jonathan Crow of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra and broadcast on Radio Canada, and an organ work commissioned by William O’Meara, which was premiered at the Turin Organ Festival in Italy. His Requiem for the Victims of Terrorism, composed in response to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack, was recently re… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Barrie Cabena
Meter: 8.8.8.8.8
Incipit: 53355 67112 61233
Key: F Major
Copyright: © Barrie Cabena

Texts

This Child of Ours

This child of ours, this miracle.
You have a dream and plan for it:
You wash it clean, You cradle it,
You bless it, and You call it Yours,
this child of ours, this child of Yours.

Go to text page...

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

Common Praise (1998) #38

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements