The Lord recompense thy work (from Ruth) (George Tolhurst)
- (Posted 2020-04-15) CPDL #58011:
- Editor: William Hale (submitted 2020-04-15). Score information: A4, 7 pages, 266 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: This attempt at a modern performing version of one of Ruth's most celebrated choruses presents the accompaniment in an arrangement for piano duet and optional harmonium.
Title: The Lord recompense thy work (from Ruth)
Composer: George Tolhurst
First published: 1868
Description: George Tolhurst's oratorio Ruth was first performed in Prahran, Melbourne, in 1864, and repeated in London in 1868.
Original text and translations
The Lord recompense thy work, and a full reward be given thee of the Lord God of Israel, under whose wings thou art come to trust.