The descendants of Kohath: Amminadab his son, Korah1 his son, Assir his son,
Elkanah his son, Ebiasaph his son, Assir his son,
Tahath his son, Uriel2 his son, Uzziah his son and Shaul his son.
The descendants of Elkanah: Amasai, Ahimoth,
Elkanah his son,a Zophai his son, Nahath his son,
Eliab his son, Jeroham his son, Elkanah3 his son and Samuel4 his son.b28
The sons of Samuel: Joelc5 the firstborn and Abijah the second son.
The descendants of Merari: Mahli, Libni his son, Shimei his son, Uzzah his son,
Shimea his son, Haggiah his son and Asaiah his son.
These are the men6 David put in charge of the music7 in the house of the LORD after the ark came to rest there.
They ministered with music before the tabernacle, the Tent of Meeting, until Solomon built the temple of the LORD in Jerusalem. They performed their duties according to the regulations laid down for them.