Sing We Merrily

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Psalm
81
Instrumental Only?
No
Description

A setting of Psalm 81 from Stuart-era composer Adrian Batten. SATB a cappella (optional accompaniment). Dancelike, joyful, and sprightly.
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Lyrics

Sing we merrily unto God our strength:
make a cheerful noise unto the God of Jacob.
Take the song, bring hither the tablet:
the merry harp with the lute.
Blow up the trumpet in the new mo,On:
e'en in the time appointed.
And upon our solemn feast day.
For this was made a statute for Israel:
and a law of the God of Jacob.