Prodigal (Elisha West)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2020-01-12). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 42 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval notes, as written in 1802.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2020-01-12). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 42 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape).
First published: 1802 in The Musical Concert, Edition 1
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1707, from Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Hymn 123 of Book 1, with seven stanzas. West used the last stanza in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Behold the wretch whose lust and wine.