O praise the Lord of heaven (William Billings)

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  • (Posted 2010-02-18)  CPDL #21038:        (Finale 2008)
Editor: Joachim Kelecom (submitted 2010-02-18).   Score information: A4, 8 pages, 136 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: O praise the Lord of heaven
Composer: William Billings

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1794 in The Continental Harmony, no. 2, p. 35
Description: This anthem was first published on pages 35-41 of William Billings' The Continental Harmony, Boston: 1794, where it is titled 'An Anthem; for Thanksgiving. Psalm 148'.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 148, with interpolations by Roscommon and Billings.