Windham (Oliver Brownson)

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  • (Posted 2016-08-13)   CPDL #40747:       
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-08-13).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 64 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition. All six stanzas of Watts' hymn included. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • (Posted 2016-08-13)   CPDL #40746:   
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-08-13).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 64 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). All six stanzas of Watts' hymn included.

General Information

Title: Windham
First Line: Death! 'Tis a melancholy day
Composer: Oliver Brownson
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1784 in Brownson's Select Harmony, 1784, p. 81

Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1709, Hymn 52 of Book 2, with six stanzas.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Death! 'Tis a melancholy day.