All Saints (Alexander Gillet)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2019-12-01). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 73 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Another stanza included from Watts' paraphrase.
Title: All Saints
First Line: This life's a dream, an empty show
Composer: Alexander Gillet
Lyricist: Isaac Watts
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred, Psalm-tune Meter: 88. 88 (L.M.)
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1794 in Andrew Law's The Christian Harmony
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, paraphrase of Psalm 17, Part 2, with six stanzas. Gillet used the fourth stanza of Watts' paraphrase in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 17.