- (Posted 2016-09-14) CPDL #41115:
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-09-14). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 67 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition, as written in 1779.
- (Posted 2016-09-14) CPDL #41114:
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-09-14). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 67 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape).
Title: Psalm 21
First Line: The states, O Lord, with songs of praise
Composer: Amos Bull
Lyricist: Tate and Bradycreate page
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred Meter: 86. 86 (C.M.)
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1779 in Andrew Law's Select Harmony, Edition 2, p. 45
Description: Words adapted from Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady's paraphrase of Psalm 21, the first of six stanzas.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 21.
Tate and Brady, 1698
The king, O Lord, with songs of praise
Shall in thy strength rejoice;
With thy salvation crowned shall raise
To heaven his cheerful voice.
Amos Bull, 1779
The States, O Lord, with songs of praise
Shall in thy strength rejoice,
And blest with thy salvation raise
To heaven their cheerful voice.