A Psalmodic Rhapsody (Stock, Frederick)
Chicago: Western Music Library, 1921. Plate 76.
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|Work Title||A Psalmodic Rhapsody|
|First Performance||1921-5-26 — Evanston (Thirteenth Chicago North Shore Music Festival)
|First Publication||1921 – Chicago: Western Music Library|
|Librettist||the Bible (selections from Psalms 46, 47, 48, 121, 123)|
|Dedication||Written for and dedicated to the North Shore Festival Association|
|Average Duration||32 minutes|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Voices: tenor + mixed chorus (SATB)|
Orchestra: 3 flutes/piccolo, 3 oboes, 3 clarinet, 3 bassoons + 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, tenor tuba, bass tuba + timpani, percussion, glockenspiel, celesta + 2 harps + organ + strings
The Rosenthal Archives of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra has Stock's manuscript full score and a complete set of manuscript instrumental parts.