My Help Comes from the Lord


Psalm 121 asks, “I lift up my eyes to the hills; from where is my help to come?” Kallman’s setting is a comforting and assured response. Level: Med/Adv.  SATB a cappella.



Kallman Creates Publications, Composer Daniel Kallman Kallman Creates Publications

SATB a cappella. Duration: 4’00”


(Virginia Children’s Chorus, Chamber Singers, Norfolk, VA; Paul Putnam, conductor)



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Composer’s Notes

My Help Comes From the Lord was commissioned by the Virginia Children’s Chorus in 2015 and was premiered by the Chamber Singers, their SATB high school ensemble under the direction of Paul Putnam. The premiere took place on an all-Kallman concert presented by the four choirs of the organization from grades 2-12. The conducting duties were shared by Carol Downing, Paul Putnam, Louisa Priore and the composer.