Johan Helmich Roman (1694-1758)

Ps. 117 "Lofver Herran alla hedningar" / Psalm 117 "Lover Herren alla hedningar" [Psalm no. 117, according to the King James Version ("O praise the Lord, all ye nations")]

HRV 507

[1.] Lofver Herran alle Hedningar
[2.] Såsom thet [sic] varit hafver

  • Year of composition: after 1728 (according to Holm)
  • Work category: Mixed choir and instruments
  • Text author: [1.] E.g., the Book of Psalms 117, verses 1-2 (Old Testament)
    [2.] Liturgical text (from the Gloria Patri [Glory be to the Father, and to the Son:
    and to the Holy Ghost)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Instrumentation

cont. / str

Solo voices/choir

S.A.T.B.

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Ro:68a/67a/71

Literature

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

Description of work

[1.] Vivace F major 4/4 (C)
[2.] Largo D minor - B-flat major 4/4 (C)


Work comment

Authenticated work (according to Holm)

Last in the autograph Roman has written 'GvL.' [God be praised]


Libretto/text

[1.] Lofver Lofver Herran alle Hedningar
priser honom priser alle Hedningar

[2.] Såsom thet [sic] varit hafver
af begynnelsen nu och altid [sic]