Forces: 2 soprani solo, SSAA coro, strings & continuo
Source: autograph in BL Add MS 14126
Another single section psalm setting written for the girls of the Ospedaletto in Venice in February of 1744. Launching straight into a rapid word setting and using advanced, and in some moments unusual, harmonic changes. The solo sections are, as usual, virtuosic, the choral writing exciting, but not too difficult to sing.
Editor: James Sanderson