Sweet rivers (William Hauser)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-07-02). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 55 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Notes in four-shape format, as published in 1826, 1835, and 1848. Seven stanzas included. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
Description: Composed by William Moore, published in his Columbian Harmony, 1826. It was revised by William Walker in his Southern Harmony, 1835, p. 166, for three parts; and in The Sacred Harp, p. 61, 1844 to the present. William Hauser revised it slightly and added an Alto part in 1848 as above; and Hauser's four-part tune was reprinted in William Walker's Christian Harmony, 1867. Hauser's Alto part was added to The Sacred Harp in 1911. Words by John Granade, 1805, with seven or eight stanzas.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Sweet rivers of redeeming love.