Make a Joyful Noise: The Metrical Psalms

The 2003 BBC TV programme on Psalm Singing based on the RP Church in North Antrim is now (and has been for a couple of years it seems!) available on the BBC website. (Thanks to Connor for finding it!).

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The 30 minute programme was originally broadcast on 3 April 2003. It’s divided into 7 clips:

Present-day appeal of the Metrical Psalms
The unique experience of Psalm singing

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Translating the Psalms


Growing up with the Metrical Psalms

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History of the Reformed Presbyterian Church

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Psalm singing without musical accompaniment
Singing the Psalms

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