The Lord is Great and Holy
About this work:
(Antiphonal Hymn, Fragment 12 from "ELATIO: Praises & Prophecies," 24 pages)
Publisher: Buckthorn Music Press (catalog no. 38-12)
Duration: under 8 min.
Instrumentation: lyric contralto soloist with women's chorus and mixed chamber trio (2fl, 2hrns [in F], pno)
Text: selections from the Dead Sea Scrol "Apocryphal Psalms," 'Hymns to the Creator, XXVI (11QPsa); Engl. trans. by Geza Vermes
Status: for non-commercial use only
Version: from: ELATIO: Praises & Prophecies
Year composed: 1998
Ensemble type: Chorus, with or without Solo Voices:Chorus with Chamber Ensemble
Instrumentation: 2 Flute, 2 Horn in F, 1 Piano, ,1 Alto soloist(s), 1 SS, 1 AA
Instrumentation notes: Contralto soloist with women's chorus and doubled trio.
Allegorical instrumentation per the larger work scheme.