Nazareth (William Billings)

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  • (Posted 2016-10-01)   CPDL #41293:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-10-01).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 54 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition. All eight stanzas of Watts' paraphrase included. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2016-10-01)   CPDL #41292:   
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-10-01).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 57 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). All eight stanzas of Watts' paraphrase included.

General Information

Title: Nazareth
First Line: My God, how many are my fears
Composer: William Billings
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1779 in Music in Miniature, no. 10

Description: First published in Music in Miniature, 1779, p. 6, without words. Words selected by Nathan (1977): Isaac Watts, 1717, paraphrase of Psalm 3, Part 1, with eight stanzas.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 3.