Johan Helmich Roman (1694-1758)

Ps. 149. "Siunger Herranom en ny viso" / Psalm 149 "Sjunger Herranom en ny visa" [Psalm no. 149, according to the King James Version ("Sing unto the Lord a new song")]

HRV 712

[1. Duet] Siunger Herranom en ny viso [sic]
[2. Aria] Ty Herren hafver et [sic] behag (C. I. [soprano I])
[3. Aria] The [sic] Helige skola glade vara (C. 2. [soprano II])
[4. Recitative] At the skola hemnas [sic] ibland Hedningarna (Canto Primo [soprano I])
[5. Duet] Thenna ärona [sic] skola alle Hans helige hafva

  • Year of composition: after 1728 (according to Holm)
  • Work category: Voices and other instruments
  • Text author: Book of Psalms no. 149 (Old Testament)
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min

Instrumentation

cont. (no figures)

Solo voices/choir

solo voices: soprano I, soprano II

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:78c

Literature

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

Description of work

[1. Duet] (no tempo marking) C major 6/8
[2. Aria] (no tempo marking) G minor 12/8
[3. Aria] Vivace G major 4/4 (C)
[4. Recitative] (no tempo marking) E minor 4/4 (C)
[5. Duet] (no tempo marking) C major 3/8


Work comment

Authenticated work (according to Holm)


Libretto/text

[1. Duet] Siunger Herranom en ny viso [sic]
the [sic] heligas församling skal lofva Honom

[2. Aria] Ty Herren hafver et [sic] behag
til sit [sic] folk (C. I. [sopran I])

[3. Aria] The Helige skola glade vara
och prisa och lofva i theras [sic] Sång (C. 2. [soprano II])

[4. Recitative] At the skola hemnas [sic] ibland Hedningarna
och straffa bland folken (Canto Primo [soprano I])

[5. Duet] Thenna ärona [sic] skola alle Hans helige hafva.
Halleluja. Hans helige skola thenna ärona hafva