Thy chastening wrath, O Lord, restrain (William Linley)
- Editor: Edmund Gooch (submitted 2012-06-20). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 49 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: The alto and tenor parts are printed in the alto and tenor clefs respectively in the source. Only the first verse of the text is given in the source: the other two verses given here have been added editorially, on the basis of the heading 'Verses 1st 4th and last' in the source. The source contains a fully written-out keyboard accompaniment: with the exception of the first note, which is given here in the bass part, this accompaniment doubles the keyboard parts throughout, and has been omitted from the present edition.
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Title: Thy chastening wrath, O Lord, restrain
Composer: William Linley
First published: 1830 in A Collection of Sacred Music (London), on p. 26, compiled by J. M. Coombs Jr. of Chippenham
Description: Setting of verses from Psalm 38 in the metrical New Version. This setting is attributed to 'W. Linley' in the source: the list of subscribers to the book includes 'Linley, W. Esq. Furnival's Inn'.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 38.