139D. You Are Before Me, Lord

Text Information
First Line: You are before me, Lord, you are behind
Title: You Are Before Me, Lord
Author: Ian Pitt-Watson, 1923-1995 (alt.)
Language: English
Publication Date: 2012
Topic: Church Year: Lent; Daily Prayer: Evening Prayer; Daily Prayer: Night Prayer (41 more...)
Copyright: © 1973 Ian Pitt-Watson Trust
Tune Information
Composer: Uli Roever
Composer: Michael Korb
Key: G Major
Copyright: © Universal Music Publishing Group (Germany)
Notes: This beautiful piping tune, a favorite in Scotland, is often interpreted as a regal march for use at weddings and civic ceremonies. For the purposes of this psalm it should maintain a sense of solemnity, but rendered with sensitivity to the intimacy of the text. It should be sung as a folksong.

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