I will always give thanks (Vaughan Richardson)
- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2010-05-01). Score information: Letter, 8 pages, 80 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. The reduction provided is best reserved for rehearsal. Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download.
Title: I will always give thanks
Composer: Vaughan Richardson
First published: 1758
Description: Richardson was a pupil of John Blow and organist of the Cathedral in Winchester, 1692-1729. This anthem was published by Michael Broome in Birmingham, 1758 in "Divine Harmony……", a collection of anthems by John Bishop (Richardson's successor at Winchester). It was published for country (predominantly organless) parishes.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 34, vv. 1-3