Milton (Timothy Olmsted)
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- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-07-05). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 71 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition. Two more pairs of stanzas included from Watts' paraphrase.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-07-05). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 45 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Two more pairs of stanzas included from Watts' paraphrase.
First Line: With earnest longings of the mind
Composer: Timothy Olmsted
Lyricist: Isaac Watts
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred Meter: 86. 86 (C.M.)
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1805 in The Musical Olio, p. 18
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1717, paraphrase of Psalm 42, Part 1, with six stanzas. Olmsted used the first two stanzas of Watts' paraphrase in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 42.