“De Profundis”

“De Profundis” -- Music based on Psalm 130 J.S. Bach (1685-1750) -- Chorale Preludes on “Aus tiefer Noth schrei’ ich zu dir” BWV 686, 687 Herbert Howells (1892-1983) -- Psalm Prelude, Set II, No.1Ü Gustav Merkel (1827-1885) -- Sonata in e, Op.137 Psalm 130 is one of the so-called “Seven Penitential Psalms” associated with penitential … Continue reading “De Profundis”

“The Twenty-Third Psalm”

Meditation on “Brother James’s Air” – Harold Darke (1888-1976) Pastorale, Op.26 – Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911) Seven Sketches on Verses from the Psalms – Percy Whitlock (1903-1946)   1. Pastorale (Psalm 23:1) 2.  Préambule (Psalm 23:2)  Pastorale, Op.156, No.8 – Josef Rheinberger (1839-1901) Psalm Prelude, Set I, No.3 – Herbert Howells (1892-1983) Psalm 23 is probably one … Continue reading “The Twenty-Third Psalm”