Mar 26

Sing ye to the Lord (Exodus 15:21,4) – Edward Bairstow


Miriam and women celebrate the crossing of the...

Miriam and women celebrate the crossing of the Red Sea; Tomić Psalter, 1360/63 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Exodus 15:21,4

21 And Miriam answered them, Sing ye to the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously; the horse and his rider hath he thrown into the sea.

Pharaoh’s chariots and his host hath he cast into the sea: his chosen captains also are drowned in the Red sea.

Sing ye to the Lord (1911) by Edward Bairstow (1874-1946)

Performed by St. John’s Church Choir, Detroit


MP3: Beverly Hills All Saints’ Church Choir

ALBUM: Easter: Hymns, Carols & Anthems / Gothic

For SATB Choir, Organ; Published by Novello & Co Ltd.

Choral Public Domain Library

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Mar 25

The Lord bless you and keep you (Numbers 6:24-26) – John Rutter


Grave of Rabbi and Kohen Meschullam Kohn (1739...

Blessing gesture depicted on the gravestone of Rabbi and Kohen Meschullam Kohn (1739–1819) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Numbers 6:24-26 

24 The LORD bless thee, and keep thee:

25 The LORD make his face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee:

26 The LORD lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace.

The Lord bless you and keep you (1981) by John Rutter (b. 1945)

Performed by Saint Paul’s Cathedral Choir


MP3: Cambridge Singers, City of London Sinfonia

ALBUM: The Very Best of John Rutter / Decca

For SATB choir and organ accompaniment. Published by Hinshaw Music Inc.

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