Windsor (Daniel Read)

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  • (Posted 2019-12-15)   CPDL #56298:         
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2019-12-15).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 44 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Four-part version; Counter part written by B. C. Johnston, 2019. Note shapes added (4-shape). Five more stanzas included, selected from Watts' paraphrase. MusicXML source file(s) is (are) in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2019-12-15)   CPDL #56297:         
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2019-12-15).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 46 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape), otherwise as written in 1793. Five more stanzas included, selected from Watts' paraphrase. MusicXML source file(s) is (are) in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: Windsor
First Line: He gives the grazing ox his meat
Composer: Daniel Read
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

Number of voices: 3vv   Voicing: STB
Genre: SacredPsalm-tune   Meter: 86. 86 (C.M.)

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1793 in The Columbian Harmonist

Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, paraphrase of Psalm 147, Part 3, with eight stanzas. Read used the third stanza of Watts' paraphrase in his composition.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 147.