Sing a New Song

Author: Dan Schutte

Daniel L. Schutte (born 1947, Neenah, Wisconsin) is an American composer of Catholic liturgical music and a contemporary Christian songwriter best known for composing the hymn "Here I Am, Lord," also known as "I, the lord of sea and sky", (1981). He grew up in Elm Grove, Wisconsin and graduated from Marquette University High School before entering the Jesuits. He was one of the founding members of the St. Louis Jesuits who popularized a contemporary style of church music set to sacred texts sung in English as a result of the liturgical reforms initiated by Vatican II. He released nine collections with the St. Louis Jesuits and a 30 year anniversary collection in 2005. Other members of the St. Louis Jesuits are Bob Dufford, Roc O'Co… Go to person page >

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First Line: Yahweh's people dance for joy
Title: Sing a New Song
Author: Dan Schutte
Meter: Irregular
Refrain First Line: Sing a new song unto the Lord
Copyright: © 1972, 1974, 1979 OCP; © 1972, Daniel L. Schutte. Published by OCP Publications.

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Instances (9)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
Common Praise #312Text
Gather (3rd ed.) #607Image
Gather Comprehensive #537Text
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #544
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #276TextImageAudio
Hymns for a Pilgrim People #25
Renew! #21TextImage
Sing! A New Creation #1TextImageAudio
Worship and Rejoice #10TextImage