Solicitude (Anonymous)

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Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2019-09-23).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 53 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Notes in four-shape format, as published in 1813. Re-barred to replace fermata with half-notes. Counter part written, revised from the Bass part in The Christian Lyre, 1831. Treble part written. Six stanzas included from Wyeth's Repository, Part Second.

General Information

Title: Solicitude
First Line: O thou, in whose presence my soul takes delight
Composer: Anonymous
Arranger: Barry Johnston
Lyricist: Joseph Swain

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred   Meter: 11 8. 11 8

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1813 in Wyeth's Repository, Part Second
  2nd published: 1831 in The Christian Lyre

Description: First published in Wyeth's Repository, Part Second for two voices, Tenor and Bass. A folk hymn (Lowens 1964). Words by Joseph Swain, 1791, with nine stanzas of meter 11 8. 11 8. D. The 1813 composition halves this meter, and lists ten stanzas of meter 11 8. 11 8.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at O thou, in whose presence my soul takes delight.