Morning (Amos Pilsbury)

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  • (Posted 2018-01-09)   CPDL #48349:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-01-09).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 60 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Arrangement in The Sacred Harp (1844) for three voices: Treble-Tenor-Bass. Notes in four-shape format, as published in 1844. This arrangement appears in this book on p. 163 to the present; an alto part by Anna Blackshear was added after 1902. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2018-01-09)   CPDL #48348:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-01-09).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 44 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Several minor edits. Three more stanzas included from Watts' hymn. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: Morning
First Line: He dies! the friend of sinners dies
Composer: Amos Pilsbury
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred   Meter: 88. 88 (L.M.)

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1799 in Pilsbury's The United States Sacred Harmony, p. 61

Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1707, Hymns 44, Book 1, Part 1, with six stanzas. This tune appears in a three-part arrangement in The Sacred Harp, p. 163 from 1844 to the present; an alto part was written by Anna Blackshear, 1902.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at He dies! the friend of sinners dies.