10 Sep 2017

Psalm 47: two versions

Here are two choral performances of Psalm 47, as sung to the English text used by the Canadian Reformed Churches. The second arrangement sounds like Claude Goudimel's arrangement, with the melody in the tenor line, as is typical of early modern harmonizations.



2 comments:

Bonefaas Family said...

Here is another great version. Performed by Bach Collegium Japan:
https://youtu.be/9eYqUlXyDks

David Koyzis said...

You're right. It is a great version. One of my favourites.