Hamshire (Daniel Read)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-05-23). Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 134 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition.
First published: 1795 in The Columbian Harmonist No. 3
Description: Scored for four voices Treble-Counter-Tenor-Bass, with a three-piece instrumental ensemble playing three interludes between the singing. Words adapted by Read from Isaac Watts 1706 poem entitled Christ dying, rising, and reigning.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at He dies! The heavenly lover dies.