Nov. 20th 2011 – The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ The King – Psalm 23 “The Lord Is My Shepherd”

Over the past 42 years of my work as a liturgical musician and composer I have written over 500 settings of the Psalms which we sing as a response after the First Reading every Sunday. 32 of those years I along with my wife Collene Lynch have led the congregation of Christ The King Parish in Seattle, Washington in the singing of these psalms.  I have composed settings for virtually every psalm in our 3 year cycle.  Even today, I continue to be inspired to compose new settings which will ultimately end up on these pages.  In this web site I will endeavor to share these Psalms from week to week that can be freely used by parishes everywhere.

On Sunday Nov 20th, 2011 our Responsorial Psalm is Psalm 23 “The Lord Is My Shepherd” Below is an image file of the psalm which can be saved by right clicking, “save picture as” then printing out.  I will be posting these regularly giving music directors a week or 2 or more to  be planning, preparing and rehearsing these settings.

Donations for my freely offered music on this website are gratefully accepted. Simply pay thru the PayPal Donate button at:  www.ukulelemikelynch.com

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Nov. 13th 2011 – Thirty Third Sunday in Ordinary Time – Psalm 128 “Blessed Are Those Who Fear The Lord”

Over the past 42 years of my work as a liturgical musician and composer I have written over 500 settings of the Psalms which we sing as a response after the First Reading every Sunday. 32 of those years I along with my wife Collene Lynch have led the congregation of Christ The King Parish in Seattle, Washington in the singing of these psalms.  I have composed settings for virtually every psalm in our 3 year cycle.  Even today, I continue to be inspired to compose new settings which will ultimately end up on these pages.  In this web site I will endeavor to share these Psalms from week to week that can be freely used by parishes everywhere.  Note that the verses are either to be chanted, sung melodically or spoken behind the chordal accompaniment given above the text.  In our parish we liberally improvise these verses so I invite you to find your own voice in singing the verses of each Psalm. No Keyboard parts are given so once again, you will need to improvise these as well.

On Sunday Nov 13th, 2011 our Responsorial Psalm is Psalm 128 “Blessed Are Those Who Fear The Lord” Below is an image file of the psalm which can be saved by right clicking, “save picture as” then printing out.  I will be posting these regularly giving music directors a week or 2 or more to  be planning, preparing and rehearsing these settings.

Click below to hear Psalm 128 “Blessed Are Those Who Fear The Lord”

Donations for my freely offered music on this website are gratefully accepted. Simply pay thru the PayPal Donate button at:  www.ukulelemikelynch.com

Nov. 6th 2011 Thirty Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – Psalm 63 “My Soul Is Thirsting”

Over the past 42 years of my work as a liturgical musician and composer I have written over 500 settings of the Psalms which we sing as a response after the First Reading every Sunday. 32 of those years I along with my wife Collene Lynch have led the congregation of Christ The King Parish in Seattle, Washington in the singing of these psalms.  I have composed settings for virtually every psalm in our 3 year cycle.  Even today, I continue to be inspired to compose new settings which will ultimately end up on these pages.  In this web site I will endeavor to share these Psalms from week to week that can be freely used by parishes everywhere.  Note that the verses are either to be chanted, sung melodically or spoken behind the chordal accompaniment given above the text.  In our parish we liberally improvise these verses so I invite you to find your own voice in singing the verses of each Psalm. No Keyboard parts are given so once again, you will need to improvise these as well.

On Sunday Nov 6th, 2011 our Responsorial Psalm is Psalm 63 “My Soul Is Thirsting For You My God” Below is an image file of the psalm which can be saved by right clicking, “save picture as” then printing out.  I will be posting these regularly giving music directors a week or 2 or more to  be planning, preparing and rehearsing these settings

Click below to hear Psalm 63 “My Soul Is Thirsting”

Donations for my freely offered music on this website are gratefully accepted. Simply pay thru the PayPal Donate button at:  www.ukulelemikelynch.com

Nov. 1st 2011 Solemnity of All Saints – Psalm 24 “Lord This Is Your People That Long To See Your Face”

Over the past 42 years of my work as a liturgical musician and composer I have written over 500 settings of the Psalms which we sing as a response after the First Reading every Sunday. 32 of those years I along with my wife Collene Lynch have led the congregation of Christ The King Parish in Seattle, Washington in the singing of these psalms.  I have composed settings for virtually every psalm in our 3 year cycle.  Even today, I continue to be inspired to compose new settings which will ultimately end up on these pages.  In this web site I will endeavor to share these Psalms from week to week that can be freely used by parishes everywhere.  Note that the verses are either to be chanted, sung melodically or spoken behind the chordal accompaniment given above the text.  In our parish we liberally improvise these verses so I invite you to find your own voice in singing the verses of each Psalm. No Keyboard parts are given so once again, you will need to improvise these as well.

On Nov. 1, 2011 we celebrate the Solemnity of All Saints.  The Psalm response appointed for that day is Psalm 24 “Lord This Is Your People That Long To See Your Face” Below is an image file of the psalm which can be saved by right clicking, “save picture as” then printing out.  I will be posting these regularly giving music directors a week or 2 or more to  be planning, preparing and rehearsing these settings.

Click below to hear Psalm 24 “Lord, This Is Your People”

 

Donations for my freely offered music on this website are gratefully accepted. Simply pay thru the PayPal Donate button at:  www.ukulelemikelynch.com

Oct. 30th 2011 – Thirty First Sunday in Ordinary Time – Psalm 131 “In You O Lord I Have Found My Peace”

Over the past 42 years of my work as a liturgical musician and composer I have written over 500 settings of the Psalms which we sing as a response after the First Reading every Sunday. 32 of those years I along with my wife Collene Lynch have led the congregation of Christ The King Parish in Seattle, Washington in the singing of these psalms.  I have composed settings for virtually every psalm in our 3 year cycle.  Even today, I continue to be inspired to compose new settings which will ultimately end up on these pages.  In this web site I will endeavor to share these Psalms from week to week that can be freely used by parishes everywhere.  Note that the verses are either to be chanted, sung melodically or spoken behind the chordal accompaniment given above the text.  In our parish we liberally improvise these verses so I invite you to find your own voice in singing the verses of each Psalm. No Keyboard parts are given so once again, you will need to improvise these as well.

This coming Sunday Oct 30, 2011 we have Psalm 131 “In You O Lord I Have Found My Peace” Below is an image file of the psalm which can be saved by right clicking, “save picture as” then printing out.  I will be posting these regularly giving music directors a week or 2 or more to  be planning, preparing and rehearsing these settings.

Click below to hear Psalm 131 “In You O Lord I Have Found My Peace”