The Missouri harmony .- Jefferson

(Glorious things of thee are spoken ; See, the streams of living waters ; Round each habitation hov'ring)

Arr.: Noss, Luther (1908-1995) [USA]

Mel.: Anonyme

Text by Newton, John (1725-1807) [Great Britain ; England] (1779)
Published by Associated Music Publishers, Inc. [USA] , 1956 ; in Psalms and hymns of early America, Vol III: Two tunes from The Missouri Harmony (9 p.)
Ref. : A-227  (4 p.)
Type of material: Score with keyboard for rehearsal only
Other titles on the same score: Highbridge
Text in: English
Epoque: 19 ; 20th century (1800-1849)
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Psalm
Mood of the piece: forceful ; prayerful
Type of Choir: TBB (3 men voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 1
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): A
Tonality: G aeolian
Duration: 2.5 min.
Number of verses: 3
Origin: USA
Musicological Sources: From "The Missouri Harmony" (1820)
Source of text: Olney Hymns, 1779
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Consultable under : Perf. Coll. # 877A   (18 copies)