A Ceremony of Psalms composed by David Willcocks. For baritone voice solo, SATB choir and orchestra (Psalms 65, 98 & 150: [2, 2, 2, 2-4, 3, 3, 1], timpani, percussion, string / Psalms 23 & 130: [2, 2, 0, 2-0, 3, 0, 0], timpani, percussion, strings). Mixed Voices. Contemporary, Choral Works. Vocal score. 64 pages. Duration 25'. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193387317).
ISBN 9780193387317. Contemporary, Choral Works. 10 x 7 inches.
For baritone solo, SATB, and small orchestra The work comprises three choral movements interspersed with two movements for the soloist. The psalms chosen reflect the emotional range of the Book of Psalms, for they voice joy and sorrow, thanksgiving and despair, penitence and faith, and hope and love. Two of the choral movements are published separately: O Sing Unto the Lord; O Praise God Orchestral material is available on hire from the publisher.