Psalm 2 Ives

Date: 9/17/2015
Type: Concert
Topic: Psalm 2
Price: FREE

First line: Why are nations blustering?
Tune name: IVES
stanzas: 1, 2, 3, 4
Genre: American folk
Source: Congregational Psalter
Composer: Anon, PD
Author: Michael E. Owens, PD
Singer: Michael E. Owens
Quality: 2
Comments: Yes, the tune sounds suspiciously like THE MINSTREL BOY.  No relation, I promise.  And yes, this is my first metrical Psalm setting.  I started making 'improvements' to an existing setting and ended up with an entirely new one.

Michael E. Owens Michael E. Owens is an amateur musician serving the Reformed and Mennonite communities from Lancaster County, PA. Michael was born in 1974, and is a piano technician and music engraver by trade.