China (Timothy Swan)

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  • (Posted 2006-08-21)  CPDL #12352:     
Editor: Tim Henderson (submitted 2006-08-21).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 207 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: China
First Line: Why do we mourn departing friends
Composer: Timothy Swan
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1801 in Swan's New England Harmony
    2nd published: 1803 in The Psalmodist's Assistant, Edition 1, no. 0
    3rd published: 1806 in The Psalmodist's Assistant, Edition 2, no. 99

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Why do we mourn departing friends.