Psalm 100 (Israel Holdroyd)

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  • (Posted 2018-12-08)   CPDL #52556:         
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-12-08).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 36 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Transcribed from Allen Carden's Missouri Harmony, 1820. Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, paraphrase of Psalm 100. Notes in four-shape format, as published in 1820. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2018-12-08)   CPDL #52555:         
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-12-08).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 49 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Transcribed from The Spiritual Man's Companion, 1725. Note shapes added (4-shape). MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: Psalm 100
First Line: All people that on earth do dwell
Composer: Israel Holdroyd
Lyricist: William Kethe

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredPsalm-tune

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1722 in The Spiritual Man's Companion, Edition 1

Description: Words by William Kethe, 1561, paraphrase of Psalm 100, with four stanzas.

This tune was called Wells from 1750. It has appeared, with a variety of words and arrangements, in at least 400 tunebooks since 1722 (two every three years over that time); and in America since 1761. Notably, it appeared in Kentucky Harmony in 1816, Wyeth's Repository of Sacred Music in 1816, and Allen Carden's Missouri Harmony in 1820. It appeared in The Sacred Harp (page 28) from 1844 to the present, and Southern Harmony (page 278) from 1847, both with Isaac Watts' words, Life is the time to serve the Lord.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 100.