A carol for Advent
Text: John Donne
Unaccompanied SSATB choir
Duration: 4′
Oxford University Press (2018)
Commissioned by Janet Lince for Choros
First performance 4 December 2005 | Choros/Janet Lince | Church of St Peter and St Paul, Deddington, Oxford, UK
McDowall creates a captivating atmosphere as the voices explore a soundworld that is mystical, reflective, and bright. The sensitive part-writing and accessible vocal lines will enable choirs of all types to profess the carol’s message of ‘salvation to all’.

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