Burlington (William Billings)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-08-30). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 32 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval-note edition.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-08-30). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 41 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Re-formatted 2018-11-17. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
Description: Words by James Relly, 1776, his Hymn 3. Transcribed from The Suffolk Harmony, 1786.
Original text and translations
Canaan promised is before;
Come let us forward go,
Not the ocean, nor its roar,
Nor the Egyptian foe,
May obstruct, when God commands;
His power on our behalf he shows:
Move we forward to the land
Where milk and honey flows.