“Hagar” is a movement from Women of Valor, which is a celebration of women from the Old Testament. The cantata was inspired by a midrash (biblical commentary) on Proverbs where each line of the biblical text from Proverbs 31 represents a biblical woman.
Women of Valor: “Hagar”
Composed by Andrea Clearfield
Instrumentation: SSA Chorus, Narrator, Flute, Percussion, Piano