Rejoice in the Lord alway (Anonymous)

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  • (Posted 2023-12-28)  CPDL #78520:       
Editor: Andrew Sims (submitted 2023-12-28).   Score information: A4, 6 pages, 110 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: A bar-less edition of the score; the alto and tenor part differ slightly from #47678.
  • (Posted 2018-08-30)  CPDL #51066:       
Editor: Ryan Kelly (submitted 2018-08-30).   Score information: Letter, 9 pages, 93 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Larger notation, open layout.
  • (Posted 2017-11-23)  CPDL #47678:       
Editor: Andrew Sims (submitted 2017-11-23).   Score information: A4, 4 pages, 128 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes:
  • (Posted 2012-09-10)  CPDL #27115:     
Editor: Jason Smart (submitted 2012-09-07).   Score information: A4, 9 pages, 219 kB   Copyright: CC BY NC ND
Edition notes: Reconstructed from the sole surviving primary source, British Library Add. MS 30513 ("The Mulliner Book"). Mulliner's keyboard reduction, from which the reconstruction has been made, is included. Note values have been halved, in B flat.
  • (Posted 2010-01-04)  CPDL #20770:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2010-01-04).   Score information: A4, 5 pages, 81 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. B flat (Music, if not title & measure numbers, will fit onto letter-size sheet).
  • (Posted 2003-11-03)  CPDL #05921:        (Sibelius 2)
Editor: Jonathan Goodliffe (submitted 2003-11-03).   Score information: A4, 9 pages, 100 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: revised 2006-07-07) In C.

General Information

Title: Rejoice in the Lord Alway
Composer: Anonymous
Source of text: English translation of Introit, Third Sunday of Advent (Philippians 4:4-7)

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredAnthem

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: c1545-70 from Mulliner Book(Mulliner Book on ISMLP)
Description: Formerly incorrectly attributed to John Redford. In the only early source the piece is anonymous and the text set did not become significant until the publication of the first Book of Common Prayer two years after Redford's death.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Rejoice in the Lord alway.