CANOSSA
Great is Your Faithfulness, by Helen Williams
Details
Written for and first performed by Richard Semmens, with the choir of St Martin's Church, Epsom.
The text is from the Lamentations of Jeremiah. He attempts to come to terms with the disaster that has befallen him and his people and finds some consolation in the faithfulness of the Lord.
Anthology of Sacred Music by Women Composers
Great is your Faithfulness is one of twenty-two anthems in the  first volume of this collection, published by Multitude of Voyces. (Link is to external site).
St Paul's Cathedral, Altar Frontal, "Lest We Forget"
Scoring
For baritone solo, four-part choir and organ.
Occasions
The text is set for Easter Eve, but is suitable for all passiontide and for some times of remembrance or condolence.
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