669. Let's Sing unto the Lord (Cantemos al Señor)

Text Information
First Line: Let's sing unto the Lord (Cantemos al Señor)
Title: Let's Sing unto the Lord (Cantemos al Señor)
Spanish Title: Cantemos al Señor
Author: Carlos Rosas (1976)
Translator (English): Elise S. Eslinger (1983, 1987)
Translator (English): Roberto Escamilla (1983, 1987)
Translator (English): George Lockwood (1983, 1987)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: with refrain
Scripture: Genesis 1:1-25; Psalm 8:3; Psalm 19; Psalm 95:1-3; Psalm 148
Topic: Celebrating Time; Creation; Evening (2 more...)
Language: English; Spanish
Refrain First Line: Alleluia! Alleluia! (¡Alleluya! ¡Alleluya!)
Copyright: © 1976 OCP; English Trans. © 1989 OCP
Tune Information
Composer: Carlos Rosas (1976)
Arranger: Raquel Mora Martínez (1980)
Meter: with refrain
Key: d minor or modal
Copyright: Arr. © 1983 OCP; © 1976 OCP

Text Information:

Showing the apparent influence of Genesis 1 and Psalm 19, this cheerful hymn was created as the entrance hymn for a mass setting by the author-composer. The joyful tone of this music needs not to be rushed but savored, more like an accentuated dance than a hasty gallop.

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