Wethersfield (Justin Morgan)

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Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-12-11).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 70 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition. Another stanza included, selected from Watts' paraphrase.
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-12-11).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 73 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Another stanza selected from Watts' paraphrase included.

General Information

Title: Wethersfield
First Line: Ye tribes of Adam, join
Composer: Justin Morgan
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred   Meter: 66. 66. 88 (actually 66. 66. 44. 44.)

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1790 in Asahel Benham's Federal Harmony

Description: Words by Isaac Watts, paraphrase of Psalm 148, in ten stanzas.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 148.