Johan Helmich Roman (1694-1758)

Ps. IX.9 "Herren skal döma jordenes krets rätt" / Psalm 9:9 "Herren skall döma jordens krets rätt" [Psalm no. 9, verse 8 (sic), according to the King James Version ("And he shall judge the world in righteousness")]

HRV 848

  • Year of composition: 1756? (according to Holm)
  • Work category: Voice and other instruments
  • Text author: Book of Psalms 9:9-11[8-10] (Old Testament)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min



Solo voices/choir


Location for score and part material

Handwritten copy can be found at the Lund University library (Wenster Ä:2)

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Ro:81, Ro:78c


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

Description of work

Lento F major 6/8

Work comment

Authenticated work (according to Holm)


Herren skal [sic] döma jordenes [sic] krets rätt
och regera folket rättsinneliga