Jerusalem (William Walker)

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  • (Posted 2018-06-27)  CPDL #50318:         
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-06-27).   Score information: 7 x 1 inches (landscape), 1 page, 48 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Notes in four-shape format, as published by Moore (1810) and Walker (1835). Six stanzas included, from Cennick's hymn.

General Information

Title: Jerusalem
First Line: Jesus, my all, to heaven is gone
Arranger: William Walker
Lyricist: John Cennick

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred   Meter: 88. 88 (L.M.) with refrain

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1835 in Southern Harmony, p. 60
Description: Tune written for four parts by William Moore, 1810, as Wesley, with different words. Arranged for three parts by William Walker, 1835; Alto part written by Walker in 1867. Walker's three-part arrangement was reprinted in The Sacred Harp, p. 53, from 1844 to the present; Walker's Alto part was included in the 1911 edition and following. The words by John Cennick, 1743, with seven stanzas.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Jesus, my all, to heaven is gone.