New South (William Billings)

From ChoralWiki
Revision as of 16:04, 7 December 2018 by Bcjohnston523 (talk | contribs) (Text replacement - "{{PubRev|1778}}}}" to "{{PubRev|1778}}.}}")
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
ICON SOURCE
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2015-02-01)   CPDL #34452:     
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-02-01).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 30 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition.
  • (Posted 2015-02-01)   CPDL #34453:   
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-02-01).   Score information: 7 x 10 (landscape), 1 page, 49 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape).

General Information

Title: New South
First Line: To bless Thy chosen race
Composer: William Billings
Lyricists: Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1770 in The New-England Psalm-Singer, revised in The Singing Master's Assistant,  1778 .

Description: Published in The New-England Psalm-Singer, 1770, p. 12, without any indication of lyrics. Revised by Billings in 1778, with lyrics by Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady, New Version, 1698, their paraphrase of Psalm 67.

External websites:

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 67.