My song shall be alway, Z 31 (Henry Purcell)

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  • (Posted 2014-11-02)  CPDL #33268:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2014-11-02).   Score information: A4, 10 pages, 152 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transcribed from Harmonia Sacra or Select Anthems in Score for one, two and three voices. Composed by the late Mr Henry Purcell. London. Printed for I. Walsh in Catherine St, in the Strand. Clefs modernised. Musica ficta marks are editorial.

General Information

Title: My song shall be alway of the lovingkindness, Z 31
Composer: Henry Purcell

Number of voices: 1v   Voicings: Bass solo or Soprano solo, with Alleluias for SATB
Genre: SacredVerse anthem

Language: English
Instruments: Orchestra of strings & bc

First published: c. 1688 in Harmonia Sacra, no. 4
Description: Solo bass is called for in autograph & Gostling ms. but In Harmonia Sacra the solo is printed for treble solo an octave higher.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 89 :1,5-10,14-15