Augusta (Alexander Gillet)

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Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2020-01-24).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 70 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Five more pairs of stanzas included from Gambold's hymn.

General Information

Title: Augusta
First Line: O tell me no more
Composer: Alexander Gillet
Lyricist: John Gambold

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredSet piece   Meter: 55. 65

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1792 in Andrew Law's The Rudiments of Music, Edition 4

Description: Words by John Gambold, 1742, with fourteen stanzas. Gillet used the first two stanzas in his composition.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at O tell me no more.