Johan Helmich Roman (1694-1758)

Ps. 37. v. 4. "Haf tina lust i Herranom" / Psalm 37:4 "Hav dina lust i Herranom" [Psalm no. 37, verse 4, according to the King James Version ("Delight thyself also in the Lord")]

HRV 701

  • Year of composition: Year of composition uncertain (according to Holm)
  • Work category: Voices and other instruments
  • Text author: Book of Psalms 37:4 (Old Testament)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min


cont. (no figures)

Solo voices/choir

solo voices: soprano, alto

Location for score and part material

Manuscripts can be found at the Musik- och teaterbiblioteket (Ro:79, Ro:77a, Ro:78a, Ro:80, Ro:82)


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

Description of work

(no tempo marking) A minor 4/4 (C)

Work comment

Authenticated work (according to Holm)

Holm: "2. Is followed by 'Befalla Herranom tin väg' [HRV 700]"?


Haf tina [sic] lust i Herranom (sopran)
Haf tina lust i Herranom (alt)