Tunbridge (Bartholomew Brown)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-07-31). Score information: Unknown, 1 page, 57 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Two more pairs of stanzas added; the last part of stanza 3 probably written by William Hauser in 1848. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
Description: The tune was written in 1793 by Jacob Kimball in his Rural Harmony, for three voices. Brown's 1810 arrangement was again arranged by William Hauser in 1848, who removed all the grace notes and accidentals. Words by Isaac Watts, 1707, Hymn 86 of Book 2, with five stanzas. Brown used two stanzas of Watts' hymn for each stanza of this composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Our sins, alas! How strong they be.