And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's (from Ruth) (George Tolhurst)
- Editor: William Hale (submitted 2020-03-29). Score information: A4, 7 pages, 228 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: This attempt at a modern performing version of one of Ruth's most celebrated choruses presents the accompaniment in an arrangement for piano duet and optional harmonium.
Title: And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's (from Ruth)
Composer: George Tolhurst
First published: 1868
Description: George Tolhurst's oratorio Ruth was first performed in Prahran, Melbourne in 1864, and repeated in London in 1868. "And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's" is the opening chorus of Part II of the oratorio.
Original text and translations
And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, and his name was Boaz.