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- Kaikki kaatuu, sortuu
- Tää on se päivä
|Year/Date of Composition
||1904-08-10 in Isokyrö (Old Church)
- Heikki Kuusniemi (baritone), Juho Raine (harmonium), Hans Aufrichtig (piano)
'Festival chorus', Toivo Kuula (conductor)
||1952 - Jyväskylä: Suomen kanttori-urkuriliitto (only a short sample of the choral setting in the 1st part)|
2000 - Helsinki: Kuula Society (complete score)
||(1st part): August Valdemar Koskimies (formerly Forsman, 1856-1929)|
(2nd part): Psalm 118
||Early 20th century
||Mixed choir with soloist, organ and piano
||A Gregorian chant from the 9th century (Benedictus es domine deus) is quoted between bars 209 and 338. The cantata was commissioned by the vicar Gustav Durchman to celebrate the Sexticentennial (600th anniversary) of the Old Church in Isokyrö, which turned out to be premature as recent research has revealed that the church is in fact much younger (built around 1520 or 1530). As there has never been an organ in the Old Church, the organ part in the premiere was played by a harmonium.