Hear what the voice from heaven proclaims (Thomas Clark)
- Editor: Edmund Gooch (submitted 2015-11-27). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 51 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Only the first verse of the text is given in the source: subsequent verses have here been added editorially. In addition to the figured bass in the source, which is reproduced here, the notes sung by the alto part in bars 8-9 are shown in the source in small notes on the Air staff, to encourage their use in keyboard accompaniment of the piece: these have been omitted from the present edition.
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First published: 1837 in The Congregational Harmonist, p. 492 in no. 28. It was advertised on p. 128 of No. 48, Vol. 4, of The Musical World, on 10 February 1837
Description: This setting is attributed 'T. Clark' in The Congregational Harmonist, where it is marked with a crossed circle, a symbol used in that book to indicate 'originals' (i.e. tunes not previously published).
The order of parts in the source is Alto - Tenor - Air - Bass, with the Alto and Tenor parts given in the treble clef an octave above sounding pitch.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Hear what the voice from heaven proclaims.