Manchester (William Billings)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-01-30). Score information: Unknown, 2 pages, 118 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Billings published Manchester in 1781 with the third and fourth stanzas of Tate and Brady's paraphrase of Psalm 150; I added the first and second stanzas above in this edition.
- Editor: Michael Lauer (submitted 2007-12-14). Score information: Letter (landscape), 2 pages, 84 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes:
First published: 1779 in Music in Miniature, no. 8
2nd published: 1781 in The Psalm-Singer's Amusement, no. 3
Description: Manchester was first published in Music In Miniature, 1779. This setting of verses from Psalm 150 in the metrical New Version was published in William Billings' The Psalm-Singer's Amusement, 1781. Hymn Tune Index tune number 4113b.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 150.