Derby ("Come let us anew") (Anonymous)

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  • (Posted 2005-12-31)  CPDL #10533:     
Editor: Tim Henderson (submitted 2005-12-31).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 41 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: from Peck's Centenary Tunebook 1839

General Information

Title: Derby ("Come let us anew")
Composer: Anonymous
Lyricist: Charles Wesley

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredHymn

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: c 1772
Description: According to Hymn Tune Index, first appeared in 1772 (The Spiritual Psalmists Companion) but probably more widely available from John Wesley's Sacred Harmony 1781. The Peculiar Metre 55. 5 11 fits Charles Wesley's Hymn for the New Year.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Come, let us anew our journey pursue.