Hymn of Praise: No. 9 - My song shall be alway thy mercy (Felix Mendelssohn)

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  • CPDL #06995:     
Editor: Michael Gibson (submitted 2004-05-11).   Score information: A4, 7 pages, 336 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: #9 of 10 sections, Final movement of symphony, complete piano-vocal score also available.

General Information

Title: Hymn of Praise: #9 - My song whall be alway thy mercy
Work: Lobgesang
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn

Number of voices: 2vv   Voicing: ST
Genre: SacredSymphony

Language: English
Instruments: keyboard reduction

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Original text and translations

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My song shall alway be Thy mercy, singing Thy praise, Thou only God,
my tongue ever speaks the goodness Thou hast done unto me.
I wander in night and foulest darkness,
and mine enemies stand threatening around;
yet called I upon the name of the Lord,
and He redeemed me with watchful goodness.