633. Praise Ye the Lord (Psalm 150)

Text Information
First Line: Praise God with the sound of the trumpet
Title: Praise Ye the Lord (Psalm 150)
Author: J. Jefferson Cleveland (1981)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: Irregular
Scripture: ; ; ; ;
Topic: Adoration; Music and the Arts; Praise
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Praise ye the Lord, Hallelujah!
Copyright: © 1981 J. Jefferson Cleveland
Tune Information
Name: CLEVELAND
Composer: J. Jefferson Cleveland (1981)
Meter: Irregular
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 1981 J. Jefferson Cleveland


Text Information:

Like the original psalm, this paraphrase of Psalm 150 ranges widely through lists of how, why, and where to praise God. Couched in a syncopated African American gospel style, the setting invites the addition of instruments, though the voices of singers remain most important.


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Audio recording: Audio (MP3)
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