Victory (Daniel Read)

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  • CPDL #32206:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-06-08).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 32 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval-note edition. Version of 1804. The other four stanzas of Watts' paraphrase added below. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • CPDL #32207:   
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-06-08).   Score information: Letter (landscape), 1 page, 34 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Version of 1804. The other four stanzas of Watts' paraphrase added below.

General Information

Title: Victory
First Line: Now shall my head be lifted high
Composer: Daniel Read
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1785 in The American Singing-Book; revised in 1795 and 1804.

Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1709, his paraphrase of Psalm 27.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 27.