Doctor St. Paul (Carl Friedrich Zelter)

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  • (Posted 2022-04-24)  CPDL #68963:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2022-04-24).   Score information: A4, 7 pages, 180 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: Doctor St. Paul
Composer: Carl Friedrich Zelter
Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: TTBB
Genre: SecularPartsong

Language: English
Instruments: Piano

First published: 1879 The Orpheus (new series) no.86
Description: See 1 Timothy 5:23

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Original text and translations

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St. Paul was once a rare M. D.,
He gave advice to Timothy,
"Thy stomach weak to keep from aching,
Use only wine, thy thirst when slaking."
He is the man to suit us all,
Hurrah for doctors like St. Paul.