A Psalmodic Rhapsody (Stock, Frederick)


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Chicago: Western Music Library, 1921. Plate 76.
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General Information

Work Title A Psalmodic Rhapsody
Alternative. Title
Composer Stock, Frederick
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
First Performance. 1921-5-26 — Evanston (Thirteenth Chicago North Shore Music Festival)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; Frederick Stock (conductor)
First Publication. 1921 – Chicago: Western Music Library
Librettist the Bible (selections from Psalms 46, 47, 48, 121, 123)
Language English
Dedication Written for and dedicated to the North Shore Festival Association
Average DurationAvg. Duration 32 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
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

Misc. Comments

The Rosenthal Archives of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra has Stock's manuscript full score and a complete set of manuscript instrumental parts.