Amherst (William Billings)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-08-31). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 31 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-08-31). Score information: 7 x 10 in (landscape), 1 page, 37 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape).
First published: 1770 in The New-England Psalm-Singer
2nd published: 1778 in The Singing Master's Assistant
3rd published: 1779 in Music in Miniature, no. 23
Description: Music first published 1770 without words, published again in 1778 with words. Words by Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady, 1698 ("New Version"), their paraphrase of Psalm 136. Transcribed from The Singing-Master's Assistant, 1778.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 136.