Judgment (Robert Boyd)

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  • (Posted 2019-03-31)   CPDL #53826:         
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2019-03-31).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 47 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note heads converted to oval shapes. Another pair of stanzas included from Watts' paraphrase. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2019-03-31)   CPDL #53825:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2019-03-31).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 48 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Notes in four-shape format, as originally published in 1813-1816. Another pair of stanzas included from Watts' paraphrase. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: Judgment
First Line: My God, what inward grief I feel
Composer: Robert Boyd
Arranger: Ananias Davisson
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1813 in Patterson's Church Music

Description: A folk hymn (Jackson 1952, no. 254). First published in Patterson's Church Music]], 1813; rearranged (as above) by Ananias Davisson, 1816; reprinted in Moore's Columbian Harmony, 1825; rearranged by William Hauser in The Hesperian Harp, 1848. Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, paraphrase of Psalm 139, Part 3, with four stanzas. Boyd 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 139.