Caelestis (Jacob French)

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Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-03-17).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 82 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). All three stanzas of Seagrave's hymn included.

General Information

Title: Caelestis
First Line: Rise, my soul, and stretch thy wings
Composer: Jacob French
Lyricist: Robert Seagrave

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred   Meter: 76. 76. 77. 76

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1802

Description: First published in Harmony of Harmony, 1802, p. 20. Words by Robert Seagrave, 1742, entitled Pilgrim's Song, with three stanzas.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Rise, my soul, and stretch thy wings.