With Peter Warlock. Lyrics are an anonymous 15th century poem depicting Christ as a fatally wounded soldier. Became a lament for all the victims of both World Wars. The music was first published in 1913 as The Falcon Carol in The English Carol Book.
Leslie Woodgate [as part of Benjamin Britten's A Boy Was Born]
Ann Wood & Sir Peter Pears [idem]
John Hahessy [idem; on EP Songs from Friday Afternoons; John was the 14 year old head chorister at Westminster Cathedral, later to become John Elwes; Britten dedicated this to him]
Jeff Buckley [on Grace]
Jeff Beck [inspired by Jeff Buckley]