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A Sacred Cantata by Sir WILLIAM STERNDALE BENNETT
The Composer was born on this dale in 1816 rpiir: incident of Jesus' talk with tlie woman
THE incident of Jesus' talk with the woman
-*- of Samaria {John iv) was chosen by Stemdale Bennett as the basis of a Cantata which he was asked to write for the Birmingham Festival of 1867. The interpreters of the work on occasion were Mdlle. Tietiens, Madame Sainton-Dolby , Mr. W. H. Cummings and Mr. Charles Santley. One of the airs. the Contralto solo 0 Lord. Thou hast searched me out.' was written in the train only a few days before the performance.
GWEN KNIGHT (Soprano) : ESTHER COLE -
MAN (Contralto) ; ARTHUR WILKES (Tenor); HERBERT RUDDOCK (Bass)
THE STATION CHORUS : Chorus Master,
S. H. WHITTAKER. THE AUGMENTED STATION ORCHESTRA, conducted by T. 11. MORRISON

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir William Sterndale Bennett
Unknown:
Stemdale Bennett
Unknown:
Madame Sainton-Dolby
Unknown:
Mr. W. H. Cummings
Unknown:
Mr. Charles Santley.
Soprano:
Esther Cole
Contralto:
Arthur Wilkes
Tenor:
Herbert Ruddock
Chorus Master:
S. H. Whittaker.

2ZY Manchester

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