Aurora (Abijah Forbush)

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Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2021-10-09).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 40 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transcribed from Janes' The Massachusetts Harmony, 1803. Two more stanzas added below the first stanza.
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2021-10-09).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 50 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transcribed from Janes' The Massachusetts Harmony, 1803. Note shapes added (4-shape). Two more stanzas added below the first stanza.

General Information

Title: Aurora
First Line: God of the morning, at whose voice
Composer: Abijah Forbush
Lyricist: Isaac Watts
Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred   Meter: 88. 88 (L.M.)

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1803
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, from Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Book 1, Hymn 79, with six stanzas.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at God of the morning, at whose voice.