Nov 22

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

Jean-Philippe Rameau, by Joseph Aved.

Jean-Philippe Rameau, by Joseph Aved. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Psalm 69:3 | Psalm 68:4 Vulgate [Latin]

I am weary of my crying: my throat is dried: mine eyes fail while I wait for my God.

Laboravi clamans, grand motet for 5 voices composed by Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764)
Performance conducted by Philippe Herreweghe, with Collegium Vocale Gent, Chœur et Orchestre de la Chapelle Royale

Performed by University of Illinois Chorale, Matthew Leese conductor


MP3: Laboravi


Laboravi Clamans (SSATB,Org) composed by Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764). Edited by Daniel Pinkham. For SSATB choir, Organ. Choral. Vocal score. Text Language: Latin. Published by Edition Peters (PE.P66276). ISBN M-3007-1989-4. With Text Language: Latin. Choral.


Petrucci Music Library

Nov 15

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

Kirchenfenster LOBGESANG nach dem Psalm 145 in...

Kirchenfenster LOBGESANG nach dem Psalm 145 in der St. Johanniskirche zu Lüneburg, Niedersachsen. Gestaltet von dem Maler und Grafiker Gerhard Hausmann. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Psalm 145:15-16

15 The eyes of all wait upon thee; and thou givest them their meat in due season.

16 Thou openest thine hand, and satisfiest the desire of every living thing.

The eyes of all wait upon thee (1959), composed by Jean Berger (1909-2002)

Performed by National Taiwan University Chorus
Conductor: Lin, Huan-Wei 林歡偉


MP3: The Eyes of All Wait Upon Thee


SATB choir. Composed by Jean Berger. General. Augsburg Choral Library. Anthem. Octavo. Published by Augsburg Fortress (AU.9780800645595).


Nov 01

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

English: The only known likeness of Dieterich ...

English: The only known likeness of Dieterich Buxtehude. 1674, Johannes Voorhout (detail). (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Psalm 118:6-7 (German)

The Lord is on my side; I will not fear: what can man do unto me?

The Lord taketh my part with them that help me: therefore shall I see my desire upon them that hate me.

Der Herr ist mit mir, BuxWV 15, a cantata (1687) by Dieterich Buxtehude (1637/1639-1707)

Performed by St. Joseph choir of Wekerle. Gergely Kaposi conducts the orchestra of Matthias Church


MP3: Der Herr Ist Mit Mir (Bux WV 15): Sinfonia, Allegro, Alleluia


SATB choir/strings/basso continuo – Level 3. Cantata. Composed by Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707). Edited by Bruno Grusnick. Stapled. Psalm 118, 6-7. Score, set of parts. With Language: German, Text Language: German. BuxWV 15. 24/2/2/2/2 pages pages. Published by Baerenreiter Verlag (BA.BA3198).


Petrucci Music Library

Oct 25

Beati pauperes spiritu [The beatitudes] (Matthew 5:3-10) – Franz Liszt

Franz Liszt

Franz Liszt (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Matthew 5:3-10 [Latin]

Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.

Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.

Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.

Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God.

10 Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

“The Beatitudes,” from Christus (published in 1872), composed by Franz Liszt (1811-1886)

Performed by Monteverdichor Würzburg


MP3: Christus, S3/R478: After Epiphany: Die Seligpreisungen (The Beatitudes) (Baritone, Chorus)


Christus. Oratorio on passages from the Holy Bible and the Catholic liturgy. Composed by Franz Liszt (1811-1886). Edited by David Friddle. This edition: Urtext edition. Paperback. Piano reduction. With Language: Latin. 301 pages. Duration 2 hours, 55 mintues. Published by Baerenreiter Verlag (BA.BA7680-90). Item Number: BA.BA7680-90. ISBN 9790006528349. With Language: Latin. 27 x 19 cm inches.