O God, my gracious God, to thee (John Wall Callcott)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
ICON SOURCE
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
Sibelius.png Sibelius
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • CPDL #28005:        (Sibelius 7)
Editor: Edmund Gooch (submitted 2013-01-08).   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 59 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: The first verse only of the text is underlaid in the source, with verses 2-5 printed after the music. The parts are identified in the source as Treble, Counter, Tenor and Bass: the top three parts are in the treble clef, with the Counter and Tenor an octave above sounding pitch. The original time signature is common time, but the piece is barred with four minims to a bar.
MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: O God, my gracious God, to thee
Composer: John Wall Callcott
Lyricists: Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady (from A new version of the psalms of David)

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

Language: English
Instruments: Basso continuo

First published: 1791 in Arnold and Calcott's The Psalms of David for the Use of Parish Churches, London, p. 75

Description: This setting of verses from Psalm 63 in the metrical New Version was published in 1791. Hymn Tune Index tune number 5641.

External websites:

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 63.