O praise ye the Lord, prepare your glad voice (Hanover) (Anonymous)

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  • (Posted 2011-12-14)  CPDL #25152:       
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2011-12-14).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 36 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Original key.

General Information

Title: O praise ye the Lord, prepare your glad voice
Composer: Anonymous (English, 1708)
Tune: Hanover
Lyricists: Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady (from A new version of the psalms of David)

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredHymn

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1708
Description: This anonymous English setting of the hymn-tune "Hanover" (with the melody in the tenor) dates from 1708. The text is Tate and Brady's metrical version of Psalm 149.

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 149.