David and all the Israelites were celebrating with all their might before God, with songs and with harps, lyres, timbrels, cymbals and trumpets.(A)

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Four thousand are to be gatekeepers and four thousand are to praise the Lord with the musical instruments(A) I have provided for that purpose.”(B)

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26 So the Levites stood ready with David’s instruments,(A) and the priests with their trumpets.(B)

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Dedication of the Wall of Jerusalem

27 At the dedication(A) of the wall of Jerusalem, the Levites were sought out from where they lived and were brought to Jerusalem to celebrate joyfully the dedication with songs of thanksgiving and with the music of cymbals,(B) harps and lyres.(C)

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36 and his associates—Shemaiah, Azarel, Milalai, Gilalai, Maai, Nethanel, Judah and Hanani—with musical instruments(A) prescribed by David the man of God.(B) Ezra(C) the teacher of the Law led the procession.

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12 They sing to the music of timbrel and lyre;(A)
    they make merry to the sound of the pipe.(B)

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praise him with the clash of cymbals,(A)
    praise him with resounding cymbals.

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You strum away on your harps(A) like David
    and improvise on musical instruments.(B)

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