Winter (Daniel Read)
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- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-05-20). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 63 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition. The other seven stanzas from Watts' paraphrase added below.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-05-20). Score information: 7 x 10 in (landscape), 1 page, 72 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). The other seven stanzas from Watts' paraphrase added below.
First Line: His hoary frost, His fleecy snow
Composer: Daniel Read
Lyricist: Isaac Watts
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred, Psalm-tune Meter: 86. 86 (C.M.)
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1785 in The American Singing-Book, Edition 1
2nd published: 1806 – revised in The Columbian Harmonist, Edition 3
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, his paraphrase of Psalm 147. Read used the fifth stanza in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 147.