Peaceful slumbering (Charles Lauren Moore)

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Editor: David Anderson (submitted 2023-11-17).   Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 244 kB   Copyright: Personal
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General Information

Title: Peaceful slumbering
Composer: Charles Lauren Moore
Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SecularPartsong

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1901 A. Flanagan Company

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Original text and translations

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Peaceful slumbering on the ocean,
Sailors bear no danger nigh,
Thy winds and waves in gentle motion
Soothe them with their lullaby.

He, who, when the waves are rolling,
Sets his trust in God on high,
Amidst the tempest’s fiercest howling
Still enjoys a lullaby.