Johan Helmich Roman (1694-1758)

Ps. 119:52. Ps. 138: 7.8. "Herre när jag tänker huru tu" / Psalm 119:52, Psalm 138:7-8 "Herre när jag tänker huru du" [Psalm no. 119, verse 52 and Psalm no. 138, verses 7-8, according to the King James Version ("I remembered thy judgments of old, O Lord"), in G major, for soprano]

HRV 841

  • Year of composition: after 1728 (according to Holm)
  • Work category: Voice and other instruments
  • Text author: Book of Psalms 119:52, 138:7-8 (Old Testament)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min


cont. (partly with figures)

Solo voices/choir


Location for score and part material

Handwritten copy can be found at the Musik- och teaterbiblioteket (Ro 78a)

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Ro:77c, Ro:97/55, Ro:78b


Holm, Anna Lena: "Tematisk förteckning över J.H. Romans vokalverk". Musikaliska akademiens bibliotek (1994)

Description of work

(no tempo marking) G major 4/4 (C)

Work comment

Authenticated work (according to Holm)


Herre när jag tänker huru tu [sic]
af verldenes [sic] begynnelse dömt hafver
så varder jag tröstad så varder jag tröstad