O for a thousand tongues to sing (John Massengale)

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  • (Posted 2019-01-18)  CPDL #52943:         
Editor: Joseph Knapicius (submitted 2019-01-18).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 85 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Arranged by Joseph Knapicius. Two more stanzas included from Wesley's hymn.

General Information

Title: O for a thousand tongues to sing
Composer: John Massengale
Lyricist: Charles Wesley

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred   Meter: 86. 86 (C.M.)

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 2019
Description: Tune by John Massengale, 1844, in The Sacred Harp, p. 88 (down to the present time). Words by Charles Wesley, 1740, from Hymns and Sacred Poems, Hymn 68, p. 120, the seventh stanza of eighteen.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Glory to God, and praise, and love.