Johan Helmich Roman (1694-1758)

Ps. 106.2. "Ho kan uttala Herrans dråpeliga gierningar?" / Psalm 106:2 "Ho [Vem] kan uttala Herrens dråpeliga gärningar" Psalm no. 106, verse 2, according to the King James Version ("Who can utter the mighty acts of the Lord?")]

HRV 855

  • Year of composition: after 1728 (according to Holm)
  • Work category: Voice and other instruments
  • Text author: • Old Testament
    Book of Psalms 106:2
    Book of Proverbs 5:21-22
    • Old Testament Apocrypha
    Book of Sirach/The Wisdom of Jesus the Son of Sirach 42:18
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min


cont. (no figures)

Solo voices/choir


  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Ro:77c


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

Description of work

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

Work comment

Authenticated work (according to Holm)


Ho [sic] kan uttala Herrans dråpeliga gierningar [sic]?
och prisa all Hans lofliga värk [sic]?