Morning Song (Nathaniel Billings)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-11-24). Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 101 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition. Several note values corrected. Files corrected to proper composer 2021-11-02.
First published: 1802 in Harmony of Harmony, pp. 77-80
Description: Once thought to be composed by Jacob French, research indicates it's by Nathaniel Billings. Tune varies between F Major and F minor. Words by Isaac Watts, 1707, Hymn 79 of Book 1, with six stanzas. Billings used all six stanzas of Watts' hymn in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at God of the morning, at whose voice.