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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)
Refrain First Line: Alleluia! Alleluia! (¡Alleluya! ¡Alleluya!)
Meter: 6.7.6.8.D with refrain
Language: English; Spanish
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ; ; ;
Topic: Celebrating Time; Creation; Evening (2 more...)
Copyright: © 1976 OCP; English Trans. © 1989 OCP
Tune Information
Name: CANTEMOS AL SEÑOR
Composer: Carlos Rosas (1976)
Arranger: Raquel Mora Martínez (1980)
Meter: 6.7.6.8.D with refrain
Key: d minor
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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