Der 90. Psalm (Matthieu Le Maistre)

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  • (Posted 2015-06-16)  CPDL #35778:       
Editor: Daniel Lagercreate page (submitted 2015-06-16).   Score information: A4, 18 pages, 600 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: Der 90. Psalm
Composer: Matthieu Le Maistre

Number of voices: 5-6vv   Voicing: SSATTB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: German
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1566

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 90. Le Maistre uses Luther's translation, adding the following cantus fermus (to a different melody than Mitten wir in Leben sind):

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Wir sind mitten in Leben.
Wenn uns Todesgefahr'n umgeben
Erhalt uns Herr beim Leben.