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, etc., according to the King James Version ("I remembered thy judgments of old, O Lord") in C minor, for soprano and harspichord]

HRV 843, BeRI 256

[1.] Allegro [instrumental; BeRI 256]
[2.] Herre när jag tänker huru Tu [sic]

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



Solo voices/choir


Location for score and part material

Handwritten copies can be found at the Musik- och teaterbiblioteket (Ro:81, Ro:78b)

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Ro:78b


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

Description of work

[1.] Allegro C minor 4/4 (C) [instrumental; BeRI 256]
[2.] Largo C minor 4/4 (C)

Work comment

Authenticated work (according to Holm)


[1. Instrumental]

[2.] Herre när jag tänker huru Tu [sic]
af verldenes [sic] begynnelse dömt hafver
så varder jag tröstat [sic] så varder jag tröstat