Eich Naflu Giborim (How the Mighty have Fallen), Cantata – Version I

Opus: 41 Year: 1937 
Baritone, Men's Quartet (2T, Bar, Bass), Symphonic Orchestra: 2/pic,2,2,2-4,2,3,0-timp+1-str

Note: In 1937 Marc Lavry composed the first version of the cantata, opus 41 – “Thy Beauty, O Israel, Upon Thy High Places Is Slain” for Baritone, Men’s Quartet and Symphonic Orchestra. In 1965, he re-orchestrated the cantata as opus 340 for Baritone, Choir, Strings, 3 Horns and Timpani.

Recording: Not yet available

Lyrics: Samuel II, Chapter 1:19

Manuscripts: Located at the National Library of Israel Music Department, the Marc Lavry Archive, System Number(s) 990036496140205171, 990036496170205171, 990038356550205171