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Musical settings of Thomas Traherne

Jane Marian Jospeh (1894-1929)

Sweet infancy

A setting of Traherne’s poem The Rapture to the hymn tune Eskdale.

This anthem was sung by the Hereford Cathedral choir at evensong on Trinity Sunday, 6th June 1993.

Published: No. 651 in Songs of Praise published by OUP