Morning Star (Alexander Gillet)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-04-27). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 2 pages, 59 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Second staff is apparently Second Treble, though not marked in original. Whole piece moved down from G Major to F Major. Another pair of stanzas included, from Beddome's hymn.
Description: First published in The Hartford Collection of Sacred Harmony, 1807, for four voices: two trebles, tenor, and bass. Words by Benjamin Beddome, 1787, Bright and Morning Star, with five stanzas. Gillet used the first two stanzas of Beddome's hymn in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Ye worlds of light, that roll so near.