Johan Helmich Roman (1694-1758)

Ps. 5. 12. 13. "Lät glädja sig" / Psalm 5:12-13 "Lät [Låt] glädja sig" [Psalm no. 5, verses 11-12 (sic), according to the King James Version ("But let all those that put their trust in thee rejoice")]

HRV 888

  • Year of composition: after 1728 (according to Holm)
  • Work category: Voice and other instruments
  • Text author: Book of Psalms 5:12-13[11-12] (Old Testament)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min


cont.; with "si suona" elements

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:77c, Ro:78c


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

Description of work

Con Spirito - Andante - Con Spirito B-flat major 3/4

Work comment

Authenticated work (according to Holm)


Lät glädja sig alla them alla them
som trösta uppå Tig [sic]
alla them som trösta uppå Tig