How sad our state by nature is (Benjamin Milgrove)

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Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2012-12-05).   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 44 kB   Copyright: CC BY SA
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General Information

Title: How sad our state by nature is
Composer: Benjamin Milgrove
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

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

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

First published: 1771 in Twelve hymns, book 2, no. 7
Description: The general congregation (sometimes divided into men and women) should sing the Air, accompanying harmonies to be taken by the choir. Words by Isaac Watts, his Hymn 90 of Book 2.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at How sad our state by nature is.