Columbia (Stephen Jenks)

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  • NewScore.gif  (Posted 2017-11-28)   CPDL #47753:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-11-28).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 72 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition, as written in 1800. Another pair of stanzas included from Watts' paraphrase. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • NewScore.gif  (Posted 2017-11-28)   CPDL #47752:   
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-11-28).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 70 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Another pair of stanzas included from Watts' paraphrase.

General Information

Title: Columbia
First Line: In vain the noisy crowd
Composer: Stephen Jenks
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredPsalm-tune   Meter: 668. 668

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1800

Description: Published in The Musical Harmonist, 1800, p. 48. Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, paraphrase of Psalm 93, Part 3. Jenks used the third and fourth stanzas of Watts' paraphrase in his composition.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 93.