Thou, Lord, hast been our sure defense (Thomas Ravenscroft)

From ChoralWiki
Revision as of 17:22, 8 October 2015 by BarryJ (talk | contribs) (Corrected format error)
Jump to: navigation, search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
ICON SOURCE
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2015-10-08)   CPDL #37131:  Icon_pdf.gif
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-10-08).   Score information: Unknown, 1 page, 42 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Transcribed from Ravenscroft (1621). All eighteen stanzas included.

General Information

Title: Thou, Lord, hast been our sure defense
Tune Name: Dundee
Composers: Thomas Ravenscroft and Anonymous
Lyricist: John Hopkins

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred   Meter: 86. 86 (C.M.)

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1621

Description: Melody by an unknown composer, from Scottish Psalter 1615; harmonization by Thomas Ravenscroft in The Whole Booke of Psalmes, 1621, pp. 160-161. Words by John Hopkins, 1549, paraphrase of Psalm 90, in eighteen stanzas.

External websites:

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 90.