Come, thou long-expected Jesus (William Henry Havergal and Charles H. Giffen)

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  • (Posted 2010-11-22)  CPDL #22681:     
Editor: Charles H. Giffen (submitted 2010-11-22).   Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 74 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Descants and second harmonization copyright by Charles H. Giffen for the Choral Public Domain Library, may be freely copied, distributed, performed, or recorded.

General Information

Title: Come, thou long-expected Jesus
Composers: William Henry Havergal and Charles H. Giffen
Lyricist: Charles Wesley

Number of voices: 4 plus 1vv   Voicing: SATB, plus Descant
Genre: SacredHymn   Meter: 87. 87

Language: English
Instruments: Organ or Piano

First published:
Description: Hymn tune Stuttgart 87. 87, adapted and harmonized by William Henry Havergal. Descant added for second stanza and alternate harmonization for third and fourth stanzas (latter with descant) by Charles H. Gifffen.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Come, thou long-expected Jesus.