The Ordering of Moses (Dett, Robert Nathaniel)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1932.
New York: J. Fischer & Bro., 1937.
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Work Title The Ordering of Moses
Alternative. Title Biblical Folk Scene
Composer Dett, Robert Nathaniel
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IRD 13
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 15 movements
  1. Introduction
  2. All Israel's Children
  3. O Lord, Behold My Affliction
  4. God Looked on Israel
  5. And from a Burning Bush
  6. Lord, Who Am I?
  7. Who Hath Made a Man Dumb?
  8. Orchestra Interlude
  9. And When Moses Smote the Water
  10. March of the Israelites
  11. The Egyptians Pursue
  12. And When They Reached the Other Shore
  13. Come Let Us Praise Jehovah
  14. Sing Ye to Jehovah
  15. He is King of Kings
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1932
First Publication. 1937 - New York: J. Fischer & Bro., Plate J.F. & B. 7230. (vocal score, 123 pages)
Librettist Bible
Language English
Average DurationAvg. Duration 50 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra