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 4

Hear me, O Lord, the great support (Psalm 4:1-8) – Henry Purcell

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

Ach, Herr, strafe mich nicht [Oh, Lord, do not punish me] (Psalm 6:1-10) – Georg Philipp Telemann

Laboravi in gemitu meo [I am weary with my groaning] (Psalm 6:6) – Martin Peerson

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

The heavens declare the glory of God (Psalm 19:1-5; Rev. 15:3b,4:11) – William Boyce

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) – Sir Charles V. Stanford

The Lord is my shepherd (Psalm 23:1-6) – Lennox Berkeley

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

Ad te levavi animam meam [I lift up my soul] (Psalm 25:1-3) – Josef Gabriel Rheinberger

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 27

The Lord is my light and my salvation (Psalm 27:1,3-10,14) – John Rutter

Hide not thou thy face (Psalm 27:9) – Richard Farrant

Chapter 29

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

Give unto the Lord (Psalm 29:1-5,7-8,9b-11) – Edward Elgar

Chapter 30

In Te Domine Speravi [I put my trust in You, Lord] (Psalm 30:1-6) – Nicolas Gombert

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 33

O Lord, Thou art my God (Is. 25:1,25:4a, Ps. 33:21-22, Is. 25:8, 1 Cor. 15:53b, 1 Cor. 15:34a, 1 Cor.15:52a, Is.25:9) – Samuel Sebastian Wesley

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

Os Justi [The mouth of the righteous] (Psalm 37:4-6,30) – Z. Randall Stroope

Chapter 38

O Lord, in thy wrath (Psalm 38:1) – Orlando Gibbons

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

Sicut cervus [Like a deer] (Psalm 42:1) Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

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

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

Chapter 43

Richte mich, Gott [Vindicate me, O God] (Psalm 43:1-5) – Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Chapter 45

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

Chapter 47

O clap your hands (Psalm 47:1-9b) – Orlando Gibbons

O clap your hands (Psalm 47:1-2,5-8) – Ralph Vaughan Williams

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 48

Great is the Lord (Psalm 48:1-14) – Edward Elgar

Chapter 51

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

Have mercy on me, Lord my God (Psalm 51:1-4) – Johann Sebastian Bach

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

Turn thy face from my sins (Psalm 51:9-11) – Thomas Attwood

Cast me not away (Psalm 51:11,12,17,8) – Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Chapter 54

Save me, O God (Psalm 54:1-4,6-7) – Henry Purcell

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 59

God is My Defense (Psalm 59:1-2,9-10a,16-17) – Esther Mui

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

O God, Thou Art my God (Psalm 63:1-5,8) – Henry Purcell

Chapter 65

Thou, O God, art praised in Sion (Psalm 65:1-13) – Francis Grier

Chapter 67

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

Let the people praise Thee, O God (Psalm 67:3,5,4,6,7,1,2) – William Mathias

Chapter 68

Let God arise (Psalm 68:1-4,19; 76:6; 68:35) – George F. Handel

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

Save me, O God (Psalm 69:1,3,7,10,13-14) – John Blow

Laboravi clamans [I am weary of crying] (Psalm 69:3) – Jean-Philippe Rameau

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

Ich aber bin elend [But I am poor] (Psalm 69:29; Exodus 34:6-7) – Johannes Brahms

Chapter 70

Deus in Adjutorium (Psalm 70:1) – Claudio Monteverdi

Chapter 73

Herr, wenn ich nur dich habe [Lord, if only I have you] (Psalm 73:25-26) – Dietrich Buxtehude

Chapter 74

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

Chapter 76

Ecce quomodo moritur [Behold how the righteous man dies] (Isaiah 57:1-2; Psalm 76:2) – Jacob (Gallus) Handl

Let God arise (Psalm 68:1-4,19; 76:6; 68:35) – George F. Handel

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

Mein Sohn, warum hast du uns das getan [My son, why did you do this to us?] (Luke 2:48-49 and Psalm 84:1-2,4) – Heinrich Schütz

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

God spake sometime in visions (Psalm 89:20-30) – John Blow

Chapter 90

Bendita Sabedoria (Blessed Wisdom) – (Proverbs 1:20, 20:15, 4:7, 24:5, 3:13; Psalm 90:12) – Heitor Villa-Lobos

Lehre uns bedenken [Teach us to remember] (Psalm 90:12-14) – Johann Hermann Schein

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

Chapter 91

Denn Er hat seinen Engeln befohlen über dir (Psalm 91:11-12) – Felix Mendelssohn

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

If the Lord had not helped me (Psalm 94:17-19, 22) – Edward Bairstow

Chapter 95

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

Come, let’s rejoice (Psalm 95:1-2) – John Amner

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

Cantate Domino [Sing to the LORD] (Psalm 96:1-6,8-9,11a,13a) – John Rutter

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

Jauchzet dem Herren [Shout to the Lord] (Psalm 100:1-5) – Heinrich Schütz

Chapter 102

Penitential Psalm No. 5: Domine exaudi orationem meam, et clamor (Psalm 102:1-28) – Orlandus Lassus

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

The Ways of Zion Do Mourn (Lamentations 1:1,1:4; 2:10; 2 Samuel 1:19; Job 29:11,12,14; Philippians 4:8; Psalm 103:17; 112:6; Daniel 12:3) – George F. Handel

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 110

Dixit Dominus (Psalm 110:1-7) – Claudio Monteverdi

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

The Ways of Zion Do Mourn (Lamentations 1:1,1:4; 2:10; 2 Samuel 1:19; Job 29:11,12,14; Philippians 4:8; Psalm 103:17; 112:6; Daniel 12:3) – George F. Handel

Chapter 113

Laudate Nomen Domini [Praise the name of the Lord] (Psalm 113:1,3) – Christopher Tye

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

Alleluia, Laudate Pueri Dominum [Alleluia, praise the Lord] (Psalm 113:1) – Francis Jackson

Chapter 114

In Exitu Israel [When Israel came out of Egypt] (Psalm 114:1-3) – Samuel Wesley

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 116

I love the Lord (Psalm 116:1-4,7-9) – Jonathan Harvey

Chapter 117

Laudate Dominum (Psalm 117:1-2) – Jan Sweelinck

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

Der Herr ist mit mir [The Lord is on my side] (Psalm 118:6-7) – Dieterich Buxtehude

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

Teach me, O Lord (Psalm 119:33) – Thomas Attwood

Teach me, O Lord (Psalm 119:33-38) – William Byrd

Thy word is a lantern (Psalm 119:105-108,110-111) – Henry Purcell

Fac cum servo tuo [Deal with your servant] (Psalm 119:124-125) – William Byrd

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

A song of trust (Psalm 121:1-8) – Charles V. Stanford

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 when they said unto me (Psalm 122:1-3,6,7) – John Blow

Laetatus sum [I rejoiced] (Psalm 122:1-9) – by Antonio Vivaldi

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

Chapter 125

They that put their trust in the Lord (Psalm 125:1-2) – Robin Orr

Chapter 126

In convertendo Dominus [When the Lord turned (the captivity of Zion)] (Psalm 126:1-6) – Jean-Philippe Rameau

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

De profundis [Out of the depths] (Psalm 130:1-2,7) – Paul Mealor

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

Super flumina Babylonis [By the rivers of Babylon] (Psalm 137:1) – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

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

Oculi omnium [The eyes of all] (Psalm 145:15) – Charles Wood

The eyes of all wait upon thee (Psalm 145:15-16) – Jean Berger

Chapter 147

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

Chapter 149

O sing unto the Lord a new song (Psalm 149:1-2) – Thomas Tomkins

Chapter 150

Soit loué l’Eternel (Psalm 150:1-6) – Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

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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