Old Buckenham Hall School Choir, instrumental ensemble, Kay Foster cond
Chorus - treble instr I, treble instr II, bass instr, 2 perc (timp, sd, or tamb, cymb, susp cymb, trgl, tamb or castanets), kbd. Optional parts, transposed if necessary for 2 cl in B flat - tpt in B flat, hn, trbn - va
The chorus is required to divide into 4 parts
South Lodge School was Britten's prep school from 1923-28. The Psalm's first performance was as the anthem at the Thanksgiving Service marking the School's Centenary.