Psalms

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Chapter 1

Blazhen muzh [Blessed is the man] (Psalm 1:1,6; 2:11,12; 3:7,8) – Sergei Rachmaninoff

Chapter 2

Der 2. Psalm: Warum toben die Heiden [Why do the nations rage] (Psalm 2:1-12) – Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Why fumeth in fight (Psalm 2:1-2) – Thomas Tallis

Why do the nations so furiously rage together? from Messiah (Psalm 2:1-2) – George F. Handel

Let us break their bonds asunder, from Messiah (Psalm 2:3) – George F. Handel

He that dwelleth in Heaven, from Messiah (Psalm 2:4) – George F. Handel

Thou shalt break them, from Messiah (Psalm 2:9) – George F. Handel

Geburt Christi [The Birth of Christ / When Jesus Our Lord] (Matthew 2:1-2; Numbers 24:17; Psalm 2:9) – Felix Mendelssohn

Blazhen muzh [Blessed is the man] (Psalm 1:1,6; 2:11,12; 3:7,8) – Sergei Rachmaninoff

Chapter 3

Jehova quam multi sunt hostes mei [Lord, how are they increased that trouble me] (Psalm 3:1-8) – Henry Purcell

Blazhen muzh [Blessed is the man] (Psalm 1:1,6; 2:11,12; 3:7,8) – Sergei Rachmaninoff

Chapter 6

O Lord, in thy wrath rebuke me not (Psalm 6:1-4) – Orlando Gibbons

O Lord, rebuke me not (Psalm 6:1-4) – William Croft

Chapter 13

Herr, wie lange willst du mein so gar vergessen [How long wilt thou forget me, O Lord? Forever?] (Psalm 13:1-6) – Johannes Brahms

Chapter 16

But thou didst not leave His soul in Hell, from Messiah (Psalm 16:10) – George F. Handel

Chapter 18

The Lord Descended From Above (Psalm 18:9-10) – James Lyon

Chapter 19

Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes [The Heavens Are Telling the Glory of God], from Die Schöpfung [The Creation] (Psalm 19:1-3) – Joseph Haydn

Justitiae Domini rectae [The justices of the LORD are right] (Psalm 19:8,10-11) – Alessandro Scarlatti

Chapter 22

All they that see Him laugh Him to scorn, from Messiah (Psalm 22:7) – George F. Handel

He trusted in God, from Messiah (Psalm 22:8) – George F. Handel

Chapter 23

The Lord is my shepherd (Psalm 23:1-6) – John Rutter

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

The Lord is My Shepherd (Psalm 23:1-2,4,6) – Howard Goodall

Chapter 24

Machet die Tore weit [Lift up your heads, O ye gates] (Psalm 24:7-9) – Andreas Hammerschmidt

Lift up your heads, O ye gates, from Messiah (Psalm 24:7-10) – George F. Handel

Chapter 25

Call to remembrance (Psalm 25:6-7) – Richard Farrant

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 29

Bringt her dem Herren [Bring to the Lord] (Psalm 29:1-2) – Heinrich Schütz

Chapter 31

In manus tuas [Into your hands] (Psalm 31:5) – John Sheppard

Membra Jesu nostri [The most holy limbs of our suffering Jesus] (Nahum 1:15a; Isaiah 66:12b; Zachariah 13:6a; Song of Solomon 2:13b,14a; 1 Peter 2:2-3; Song of Solomon 4:9a; Psalm 31:16) – Dietrich Buxtehude

Chapter 32

Beati Quorum Remissae [Blessed are they whose iniquities are forgiven] (Psalm 32:3,1,4,2,5b,7) – Zachary Wadsworth

Chapter 34

Benedicam Dominum [I will bless the LORD] (Psalm 34:1-3) – Praetorius

O taste and see (Psalm 34:8) – Ralph Vaughan Williams

 

Timete Dominum [Fear the Lord] (Psalm 34:9,15; 1 Peter 3:12) – Ascanio Trombetti

Chapter 37

Alles, was ihr tut mit Worten oder Werken [Everything you do in word or deed] (Colossians 3:17; Psalm 37:4) – Dietrich Buxtehude

Os justi meditabitur [The just shall…] (Psalm 37:30-31) – Anton Bruckner

Chapter 38

Domine ante te omne desiderium [O Lord, all my longing is before you] (Psalm 38:9-10) – William Byrd

Chapter 39

Herr, lehre doch mich [Lord, make me to know mine end], from Ein deutsches Requiem [A German Requiem] (Psalm 39:4-7) – Johannes Brahms

Lord, let me know mine end (Psalm 39:4-7,12-13) – Maurice Greene

Exaudi orationem meam [Hear my prayer] from Symphony of Psalms (Psalm 39:12-13) – Igor Stravinsky

Chapter 40

Expectans expectavi Dominum [I waited patiently for the Lord] (Psalm 40:2-4) – Igor Stravinsky

Chapter 41

Blessed is he that considereth the poor [Foundling Hospital Anthem] (Psalm 41:1-3) – George F. Handel

Chapter 42

Wie der Hirsch schreit (Psalm 42:1-11) – Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Like as the hart (Psalm 42:1-3) – Herbert Howells

Chapter 45

Afferentur regi [They shall be brought to the king] (Psalm 45:14-15) – Anton Bruckner

Chapter 47

Ascendit Deus [God has ascended] (Psalms 47:5; 103:19) – Peter Philips

Viri Galilaei / Ascendit Deus [Ye men of Galilee / God is ascended] (Acts 1:11; Psalm 47:5; Psalm 103:19) – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Chapter 51

Miserere mei, Deus [Have mercy upon me, O God] (Psalm 51:1-19) – Gregorio Allegri

Wash me throughly (Psalm 51:2-3) – Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Chapter 55

Hear my prayer [O for the wings of a dove] (Psalm 55:1-7) – Felix Mendelssohn

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 61

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 63

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 67

God grant with grace (Psalm 67:1-2) – Thomas Tallis

Chapter 68

The Lord gave the word, from Messiah (Psalm 68:11) – George F. Handel

Thou art gone up on high, from Messiah (Psalm 68:18) – George F. Handel

Chapter 69

Thy rebuke hath broken His heart, from Messiah (Psalm 69:20) – George F. Handel

Chapter 74

Spasenie sodelal [Salvation is created] (Psalm 74:12) – Pavel Chesnokov

Chapter 84

Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen [How amiable are thy tabernacles], from Ein deutsches Requiem [A German Requiem] (Psalm 84:1-2,4) – Johannes Brahms

Chapter 86

Who Can Express? (Psalm 106:2; Psalm 86:5, 9-10) – Samuel Sebastian Wesley

O God, the proud are risen against me (Psalm 86:14-15) – Thomas Tomkins

Chapter 89

Misericordias Domini [the mercies of the Lord] (Psalm 89:1) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Chapter 90

Lord Thou hast been our refuge (Psalm 90:1-2; 144:3-4; 102:12; 90:15) – Edward Bairstow

Chapter 92

Tov L’hodosv [It is good to give thanks] (Psalm 92:1-8) – Franz Schubert

Chapter 93

O sing unto the Lord a new song (Psalm 96:1,3-4; 93:4,9,11) – George F. Handel

Chapter 94

Psalm 94 [organ sonata/music illustration] (Psalm 94:1-2; 3,6-7; 17,19; 22-23) – Julius Reubke

Chapter 95

O come, let us sing unto the Lord (Psalm 95:1) – George Frideric Handel

Chapter 96

Cantate Domino [Sing unto the Lord] (Psalm 96:1-2; Psalm 98:1,5) – Claudio Monteverdi

O sing unto the Lord (Psalm 96:1-6, 9-10) – Henry Purcell

O sing unto the Lord a new song (Psalm 96:1,3-4; 93:4,9,11) – George F. Handel

Ascribe unto the Lord (Psalm 96:7–8a,9b–10a,10c,9a,2,3b,5a; Psalm 115:4–8,3,12,13,15a,14b,15b) – Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 97

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 98

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 100

Jubilate Deo [O be joyful in the Lord] (Psalm 100:1-5) – Henry Purcell

Jubilate Deo [Sing joyfully to God] (Psalm 100:1-5) – George Frideric Handel

Turn unto the Lord (Joel 2:13, Psalm 100:5) – Thomas Tomkins

Chapter 102

Hear my prayer, O Lord (Psalm 102:1) – Henry Purcell

Lord Thou hast been our refuge (Psalm 90:1-2; 144:3-4; 102:12; 90:15) – Edward Bairstow

Chapter 103

Ascendit Deus [God has ascended] (Psalms 47:5; 103:19) – Peter Philips

Viri Galilaei / Ascendit Deus [Ye men of Galilee / God is ascended] (Acts 1:11; Psalm 47:5; Psalm 103:19) – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Chapter 106

Who Can Express? (Psalm 106:2; Psalm 86:5, 9-10) – Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Chapter 107

They that go down to the sea in ships (Psalm 107:23-30) – Herbert Sumsion

Chapter 111

Confitebor tibi Domine [I will praise thee, O Lord] (Psalm 111:1,3-10) – Jan Zelenka

Chapter 112

Beatus vir [Blessed is the man], from Selva Morale e Spirituale (Psalm 112:1-10) – Claudio Monteverdi

Chapter 113

Laudate pueri [Praise the Lord] (Psalm 113:1-9) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Laudate Pueri Dominum [Praise the LORD] (Psalm 113:1-9) – Johann Christian Bach

Chapter 114

Da Israel aus Aegypten zog [When Israel went out of Egypt] (Psalm 114:1-8) – Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

When Israel went out of Egypt (Psalm 114:1-8) – Zoltán Kodály

Chapter 115

Ascribe unto the Lord (Psalm 96:7–8a,9b–10a,10c,9a,2,3b,5a; Psalm 115:4–8,3,12,13,15a,14b,15b) – Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Chapter 117

Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden [Praise the Lord, all nations] (Psalm 117:1-2) – Johann Sebastian Bach

Laudate Dominum [Praise the Lord], from Vesperae solennes de confessore [Solemn Vespers of the Confessor] (Psalm 117:1-2) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Chapter 118

Haec dies [This is the great day] (Psalm 118:24) – William Byrd

Haec Dies [This is the day] (Psalm 118:24) – Herbert Howells

Chapter 119

Beati quorum via integra est [How blessed are faithful souls which undefiled are] (Psalm 119:1) – Charles Villiers Stanford

Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace (Isaiah 26:3; Psalm 139:12; 1 John 1:5; Psalm 119:175; Matthew 6:13) – Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 121

Unto the hills mine eyes I lift (Psalm 121:1-8) – William Byrd

I will lift mine eyes (Psalm 121:1-8) – Jake Runestad

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 122

I was glad (Psalm 122:1-3,6-7) – Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry

Chapter 126

Selig sind, die da Leid tragen [Blessed are they that mourn], from Ein deutsches Requiem [A German Requiem] (Matthew 5:4; Psalm 126:5-6) – Johannes Brahms

Chapter 128

Blessed are they that fear the Lord (Psalm 128:1-6) – Henry Purcell

Chapter 130

De profundis clamavi [Out of the depths have I cried] (Psalm 130:1-8) – Josquin des Prez

De Profundis [Out of the depths] (Psalm 130:1-8) – Arvo Pärt

Chapter 137

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Quomodo Cantabimus [How shall we sing?] (Psalm 137:4-7) – William Byrd

Chapter 139

Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace (Isaiah 26:3; Psalm 139:12; 1 John 1:5; Psalm 119:175; Matthew 6:13) – Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Chapter 143

Duh Tvoj Blagi [Let Thy Good Spirit] (Psalm 143:10) – Pavel Chesnokov

Chapter 144

Lord Thou hast been our refuge (Psalm 90:1-2; 144:3-4; 102:12; 90:15) – Edward Bairstow

Chapter 145

Biblické Písně [10 Biblical Songs] (Psalm 97:2-6; 119:114-117,119,120; 55:1-2,4-8; 23:1-4;144:9; 145:1-3,5,6; 61:1,3-4; 63:1,4-5; 137:1-5; 25:16-18,20; 121:1-4; 98:1,4-5,7-8; 96:12,11) – Antonin Dvorak

Chapter 147

Lauda Jerusalem [Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem] (Psalm 147:12-20) – Antonio Vivaldi

Chapter 150

Psaume 150 (Psalm 150:1-6) – Cesar Franck

Alleluia, Laudate Dominum [Hallelujah, Praise the Lord], from Symphony of Psalms (Psalm 150:1-6) – Igor Stravinsky

 

2 thoughts on “Psalms

    • Thank you, Jay. Beautiful work and performance. I’d like to feature it as next Sunday’s post, embedding the video if possible.

      John

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