Consolation (Abijah Forbush)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2021-10-08). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 41 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Transcribed from The Psalmodist's Assistant, 1806.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2021-10-08). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 51 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Transcribed from The Psalmodist's Assistant, 1806.
First Line: Hear what the voice from heaven proclaims
Composer: Abijah Forbush
Lyricist: Isaac Watts
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred, Set piece Meter: 86. 86 (C.M.)
First published: 1803 in The Psalmodist's Assistant, no. 32
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, Hymns and Spiritual Songs Hymn 8 of Book 1, with three stanzas. Forbush used the first two stanzas in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Hear what the voice from heaven proclaims.