Thou turnest man, O Lord, to dust (Charles William Hempel)
- Editor: Edmund Gooch (submitted 2011-12-15). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 56 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: The source has the fully written-out keyboard accompaniment given here: the title page of Hempel's A Morning and an Evening Service describes the work as 'in Score, with a Separate Accompaniment for the Organ or Piano Forte'.
First published: 1821 in A Morning and an Evening Service, p. 34
Description: A setting of Psalm 90 in the metrical New Version. Original clefs of the voice parts are treble, alto, tenor, and bass. Verses 3-4 only of the text are underlaid in the source, where the text of verses 5-6 is given in full after the music of this setting.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 90.