Potomac (Amos Pilsbury)

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  • (Posted 2018-01-20)   CPDL #48477:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-01-20).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 77 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition. All four of Hopkinson's stanzas included. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2018-01-20)   CPDL #48476:   
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-01-20).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 57 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). All four of Hopkinson's stanzas included.

General Information

Title: Potomac
First Line: Jehovah reigns, let all
Composer: Amos Pilsbury
Lyricist: Francis Hopkinson

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredPsalm-tune   Meter: 666. 666. 666

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1799 in Pilsbury's The United States Sacred Harmony, p. 179

Description: Words by Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady, 1698, New Version paraphrase of Psalm 99, as revised by Francis Hopkinson, 1767. Hopkinson's revision has four nine-line stanzas.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 99.