Let's Sing unto the Lord

Author: Carlos Rosas

Carlos Rosas is a pioneer and expert in Hispanic liturgical music, utilizing the popular rhythms of the music of Mexico for his compositions. Carlos was born in Linares, Nuevo León, Mexico, where he began his studies in music and liturgy at the age of 12. Two experiences inspire Carlos’s music: biblical reflection and liturgical celebration. “The two go together,” he says, “feeding and enhancing one another.” He has served as liturgy coordinator and composer in residence at the Mexican American Cultural Center (MACC) and choir director at San Fernando Cathedral in San Antonio, Texas. He was also coordinator of base Christian communities for the Diocese of Phoenix, director of Hispanic ministry for the Diocese of Baker in Be… Go to person page >

Translator: George Lockwood

Rev. George Lockwood was born in 1946 and has been a missionary to Costa Rica. He has pastored Spanish-speaking congregations in both Arizona and California and served on the editorial committee for the Methodist hymnal supplement Celebremos II. In addition, Lockwood has traveled throughout Central and South America interviewing church musicians and gathering new hymns from both Spanish and Portuguese cultures which he then presents at conferences and workshops. The Presbyterian Hymnal Companion, 1993 Go to person page >

Translator: Elise S. Eslinger

(no biographical information available about Elise S. Eslinger.) Go to person page >

Translator: Roberto Escamilla

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Text Information

First Line: Cantemos al Señor (Let's sing unto the Lord)
Title: Let's Sing unto the Lord
Spanish Title: Cantemos al Señor
Author: Carlos Rosas
Translator: George Lockwood (1983)
Translator: Elise S. Eslinger (1983)
Translator: Roberto Escamilla (1983)
Meter: 6.7.6.8 D
Language: English; Spanish
Refrain First Line: ¡Aleluya! ¡Aleluya! (Alleluia! Alleluia!)
Copyright: © 1976, OCP

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Chalice Hymnal #60
Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #176
Common Praise (1998) #417
Gather Comprehensive #553
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #669Text InfoAudio
Renew! #11
The United Methodist Hymnal #149
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement II #154
Worship and Rejoice #33
찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #67



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