God's Gift of Music: Praise to the Lord, the Almighty - Organ Piano Duet


Video from Lawrence Paul | Organist


"Praise to the Lord, the Almighty" is a hymn based on Joachim Neander's German hymn "Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren", published in 1680. John Julian in his A Dictionary of Hymnology calls the German original "a magnificent hymn of praise to God, perhaps the finest creation of its author, and of the first rank in its class." It was the favorite hymn of King Frederick William III of Prussia, who first heard it in 1800. Author: Joachim Neander, 1680 Translator(English): Catherine Winkworth, 1863 Tune: LOBE DEN HERREN Music: Stralsund Gesangbuch, 1665 Organ Piano Arrangement: Joel Raney Piano: John Pettigrew Organ: Lawrence Paul Video Editing: John Pettigrew" from video introduction


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