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  • (Posted 2016-11-23)   CPDL #42022:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-11-23).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 51 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition. All four stanzas of Alline's hymn included. MusicXML source file(s) is (are) in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2016-11-23)   CPDL #42021:   
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-11-23).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 52 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). All four stanzas of Alline's hymn included.

General Information

Title: Yarmouth
First Line: Adieu to earth with all your joy
Composer: Samuel Holyoke
Lyricist: Henry Alline

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

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Description: First published in Harmonia Americana, 1791, p. 111. Words by Henry Alline, 1786, entitled Adieu to all for Christ, with four stanzas.

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Original text and translations

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1. Adieu to earth with all your joy!
Adieu to all below!
Your pleasures all I'd count a toy,
If I might Jesus know.

2. Adieu to all created bliss!
Your greatest friendship too;
Adieu to all but Jesus Christ.
For him I must pursue.

 

3. O give me Christ! for he is all,
My soul for him doth pant;
Let others take this little ball,
No share of it I want.

4. Jesus while here is my delight;
No other joys I'd know;
And when I quit these shades of night,
I shall with Jesus go.