Latest revision as of 01:36, 18 January 2020
(Posted 2020-01-18) CPDL # 56671:
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted . 2020-01-18) Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 39 kB Copyright: Public Domain Edition notes: Renamed Wendover in 1732. Note shapes added (4-shape). Words substituted for the original words (beginning in 1748): John Hopkins, 1561, paraphrase of Psalm 71, with 25 stanzas; startong "My Lord, by God, in all distress." Five more stanzas included from Hopkins' hymn. MusicXML source file is in Old Version compressed .mxl format.
(Posted 2020-01-18) CPDL # 56670:
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted . 2020-01-18) Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 39 kB Copyright: Public Domain Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Five more stanzas included from Whittingham's hymn. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
General Information Title: Psalm 137
First Line: When we did sit in Babylon
Composer: Israel Holdroyd
Lyricist: William Whittingham
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred, Psalm-tune Meter: 86. 86 (C.M.)
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1722 in , Edition 1 The Spiritual Man's Companion
Description: Re-titled Wendover in 1722. Words by William Whittingham, 1556, paraphrase of Psalm 137, with ten stanzas.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at
and Psalm 137 .