How happy is the pilgrim's lot (A. K. Williams)

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  • (Posted 2013-11-18)  CPDL #30574:         
Editor: Edmund Gooch (submitted 2013-11-18).   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 53 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: The order of staves in the original is Tenor - Alto - Soprano - Bass, with the alto and tenor parts given an octave above sounding pitch. The Soprano and Bass staves are bracketed together and a keyboard accompaniment is indicated between these parts with small notes: this keyboard accompaniment has been omitted from the present edition. In addition to the first verse of the text, which is given in the source, three further verses of the text have here been underlaid editorially.

General Information

Title: How happy is the pilgrim's lot
Composer: A. K. Williams
Tune: Patmos
Lyricist: John Wesley

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredHymn   Meter: 886. 886

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1820 in The Sacred Herald, p. 57

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at How happy is the pilgrim's lot.