Phoebus (William Billings)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-01-21). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 93 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-01-21). Score information: Unknown, 2 pages, 81 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape).
First published: 1778 in The Singing Master's Assistant
Description: First published in The Singing-Master's Assistant, 1778, pp. 39-40. Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, paraphrase of Psalm 5. Watts' poem has eight stanzas, each 86. 86. (Common Meter); Billings doubles these, two stanzas of poem to one of music.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 5.