English: Jesus entering Jerusalem on a donkey (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
8 And a very great multitude spread their garments in the way; others cut down branches from the trees, and strawed them in the way.
9 And the multitudes that went before, and that followed, cried, saying, Hosanna to the son of David: Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord; Hosanna in the highest.
Pueri Hebraeorum (1928), composed by Randall Thompson (1899-1984)
Performed by The Western Washington University Women’s Choir
SATB/SATB choir – Medium. Composed by Randall Thompson (1899-1984). Passion/Palm Sunday, 20th Century. Choral score. With Text Language: Latin. 24 pages. Published by E.C. Schirmer Publishing (EC.3082).
English: Photo of Randall Thompson (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
7 The paper reeds by the brooks, by the mouth of the brooks, and every thing sown by the brooks, shall wither, be driven away, and be no more.
The paper reeds by the brooks, movt. 5 from The Peaceable Kingdom (1936), composed by Randall Thompson
Performed by The Chancel Choir from First United Methodist Church, Dallas
MP3: The Paper Reeds By The Brooks / US Army Field Band Soldiers’ Chorus / The Legacy Of Randall Thompson / Altissimo
The Peaceable Kingdom composed by Randall Thompson (1899-1984). For SSAATTBB choir. Sacred, Choral. Scripture: Isaiah 3. 96 pages. Published by E.C. Schirmer Publishing (EC.1730).
2 Samuel 23:3-4
3 The God of Israel said, the Rock of Israel spake to me, He that ruleth over men must be just, ruling in the fear of God.
4 And he shall be as the light of the morning, when the sun riseth, even a morning without clouds; as the tender grass springing out of the earth by clear shining after rain.
The Last words of David, first performed August 12, 1949, composed by Randall Thompson (1899-1984)
Performed by the Augustana College choir (Rock Island, Illinois) in Davenport, Iowa
MP3: The Last Words of David, Randall Thompson / Augustana College Choir / Augustana Records
The Last Words of David by Randall Thompson (1899-1984). For SATB Choir, Piano or Orchestra or Band. Choral, general. Octavo. Scripture: 2 Samuel 23:3-4. 12 pages. Published by E.C. Schirmer Publishing