Vermont (William Billings)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-04-02). Score information: Unknown, 1 page, 81 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Two more stanzas added from Watts' hymn.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2014-05-01). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 36 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition.
First published: 1778 in The Singing Master's Assistant
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, his Hymn 9 from Book 1 of Hymns and Spiritual Songs. This setting was first published on p55 of William Billings' The Singing Master's Assistant, Boston: 1778. Hymn Tune Index tune number 4029.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at In vain we lavish out our lives.