Annapolis (Jacob French)

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  • (Posted 2018-01-23)   CPDL #48531:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-01-23).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 69 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition, as written in 1789. The remaining pair of stanzas included. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2018-01-23)   CPDL #48530:   
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-01-23).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 2 pages, 72 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). The other pair of stanzas included.

General Information

Title: Annapolis
First Line: He reigns! the Lord, the Savior reigns
Composer: Jacob French
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredSet piece   Meter: 88. 88 (L.M.) (Watts), Meter: 88. 88. D (L.M.D.) (French)

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1789 in The New American Melody, pp. 43-44.

Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1717, paraphrase of Psalm 97, Part 1, with four stanzas. French used the first two stanzas of Watts' paraphrase in his composition.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 97.