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Vocal Forces: SAB, Cantor, Assembly
Separate Instruments: Clarinet in B-flat
Text Source: Psalm 138:1–3, 7c–8, alt.
Difficulty Level: E/M
This gentle piece is a paraphrase of Psalm 138, a psalm that unites us with the angels in praise of God’s goodness and greatness. The choral parts in verses 2 and 3 are optional; they work just as well with a single voice. There are many occasions, inside and outside of liturgical worship settings, when this piece would be appropriate.
Liturgical: OT 5 C, OT 17 C, OT 21 A
Rites: Dedication of a Church
Topical: Courage, Faithfulness, Love of God for Us, Praise, Providence, Thanksgiving
Bible Reference: Psalm 138:1–3, 7c–8
Scored for: Woodwinds
Number of Pages: 12