God be merciful unto us (Joseph Key)

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  • CPDL #26624:        (Sibelius 7)
Editor: Edmund Gooch (submitted 2012-06-28).   Score information: A4, 6 pages, 77 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: This edition is based on the second edition (1776) of Key's Eight Anthems. The alto part is given in the alto clef in the source. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: God be merciful unto us
Composer: Joseph Key

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredAnthem

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1774 in Eight Anthems (Nuneaton), first book, pages 21-24

Description: The version of Psalm 67 used by Key combines features of both the Book of Common Prayer and Authorised Version texts.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 67 and Gloria Patri.