Lexington (Solomon Howe)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-11-05). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 74 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition, as written in 1804. Both pairs of stanzas included. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-11-05). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 56 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Both pairs of stanzas included.
Description: Words by an anonymous author, first published with this tune in 1804, in four stanzas. Howe used two stanzas of the hymn for each line of his composition.
Original text and translations
1. The Prince of Peace, whose gentle sway
3. His word that gives the precious news
Solomon Howe, The Farmer's Evening Entertainment, 1804