The glories of our birth and state (Samuel Wesley)
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- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2022-10-09). Score information: A4, 6 pages, 268 kB Copyright: CC BY SA
- Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download.
Title: The glories of our birth and state
Composer: Samuel Wesley
Lyricist: James Shirley
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Secular, Glee
Instruments: A cappella
Description: Wesley noted that he completed this setting on October 15th, 1799. It is uncertain whether he intended its use as a serious glee, or as a hymn.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at The glories of our birth and state.