The prayer of Manasseh

(O Lord and Ruler of the hosts of heaven)

Routley, Erik (1917-1982) [USA ; England]

Published by Hinshaw Music, Inc. [USA] , 1977
Ref. : HMC-241  (11 p.) , " Canticles for this new day "
Type of material: Full score
Text in: English
Epoque: 20th century
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Canticle ; Hymn (sacred)
Mood of the piece: pleading ; prayerful
Type of Choir: unspecified voicing (2 unspecified + congregation voices)
Instrumentation: Keyboard (1 instrumental part(s))
Instruments: Organ (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 1
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): A
Tonality: G major ; D minor ; G minor ; B minor ; D mixolydian
Duration: 5.0 min.
Liturgical Use: Lent ; Penitence ; Matins ; Evensong
Musicological Sources: from the Proposed Book of Common Prayer for the Episcopal Church
Source of text: a song of penitence, from the Prayer of Manasseh in the Apocrypha ; Canticle 14 ; Kyrie Pantokrator
Data about the life of the work: may be sung in place of hymns and/or following the Old and New Testament readings in the Eucharist
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