I lift my heart to thee (Anonymous)
- (Posted 2016-09-27) CPDL #41264:
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-09-27). Score information: Unknown, 1 page, 40 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Five more pairs of stanzas included, selected from Sternhold's paraphrase.
Description: Tune first published in the French psalter in 1561, harmonized in the Scottish Psalter of 1565; transcribed from the Scottish Psalter of 1635. Words by Thomas Sternhold, 1547, paraphrase of Psalm 25, with 22 stanzas. The anonymous composer used the first two stanzas of Sternhold's paraphrase in the composition.