Forerunner (Oliver Holden)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-08-28). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 68 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition. Another pair of stanzas from Medley's hymn included.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-08-28). Score information: 7 x 10 in (landscape), 1 page, 72 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Another pair of stanzas included.
First published: 1803 in The Charlestown Collection, 1803, pp. 62-63
Description: Words by Samuel Medley, 1789, entitled Forerunner, with eight stanzas. Holden used the first two stanzas of Medley's hymn in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Far, far beyond these lower skies.