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==Music files==
 
==Music files==
 
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*{{PostedDate|2019-12-15}} {{CPDLno|56290}} [[Media:FirmamentRead1793a.pdf|{{pdf}}]] [[Media:FirmamentRead1793a.mid|{{mid}}]] [[Media:FirmamentRead1793a.mxl|{{XML}}]]
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*{{PostedDate|2019-12-15}} {{CPDLno|56291}} [[Media:FirmamentRead1793bpr.pdf|{{pdf}}]] [[Media:FirmamentRead1793bpr.mid|{{mid}}]] [[Media:FirmamentRead1793bpr.mxl|{{XML}}]] [[Media:FirmamentRead1793bpr.mscz|{{Muse3}}]]
{{Editor|Barry Johnston|2019-12-15}}{{ScoreInfo|Unknown|1|48}}{{Copy|Public Domain}}
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{{Editor|Barry Johnston|2019-12-15}}{{ScoreInfo|Letter|2|55}}{{Copy|Public Domain}}
:'''Edition notes:''' Instrumental interludes omitted. Note shapes added (4-shape). {{MXL}}
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:'''Edition notes:''' Oval note edition, with instrumental interludes, as written in 1793. Two more stanzas included, selected from Watts' paraphrase. {{MXL}}
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*{{PostedDate|2019-12-15}} {{CPDLno|56290}} [[Media:FirmamentRead1793a.pdf|{{pdf}}]] [[Media:FirmamentRead1793a.mid|{{mid}}]] [[Media:FirmamentRead1793a.mxl|{{XML}}]] [[Media:FirmamentRead1793a.mscz|{{Muse3}}]]
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{{Editor|Barry Johnston|2019-12-15}}{{ScoreInfo|7 x 10 inches (landscape)|1|48}}{{Copy|Public Domain}}
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:'''Edition notes:''' Instrumental interludes omitted. Note shapes added (4-shape). Two more stanzas included, selected from Watts' paraphrase. {{MXL}}
  
 
==General Information==
 
==General Information==
 
'''Title:''' ''Firmament''<br>
 
'''Title:''' ''Firmament''<br>
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{{FirstLine|Great God, the heav'ns' well-ordered frame}}
 
{{Composer|Daniel Read}}
 
{{Composer|Daniel Read}}
 
{{Lyricist|Isaac Watts}}
 
{{Lyricist|Isaac Watts}}
  
 
{{Voicing|4|SATB}}<br>
 
{{Voicing|4|SATB}}<br>
{{Genre|Sacred|Unknown}}
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{{Genre|Sacred|Set pieces}} &nbsp; {{meter|88. 88. 88}}
 
{{Language|English}}
 
{{Language|English}}
 
{{Instruments|A cappella}}
 
{{Instruments|A cappella}}
 
{{Pub|1|1793|in {{NoComp|The Columbian Harmonist|Daniel Read}}}}
 
{{Pub|1|1793|in {{NoComp|The Columbian Harmonist|Daniel Read}}}}
  
'''Description:''' Voices ''a cappella'', with two instrumental interludes. Words by [[Isaac Watts]], 1719, paraphrase of Psalm 19, Part 4, with eight stanzas.
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'''Description:''' Voices ''a cappella'', with two instrumental interludes for two instruments, possibly violin and contrabass. Words by [[Isaac Watts]], 1719, paraphrase of Psalm 19, Part 4, with eight stanzas.
  
 
'''External websites:'''  
 
'''External websites:'''  
  
 
==Original text and translations==
 
==Original text and translations==
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{{LinkText|Psalm 19}}
  
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[[Category:Four-shape note editions]]
 
[[Category:Sheet music]]
 
[[Category:Sheet music]]
 
[[Category:Classical music]]
 
[[Category:Classical music]]

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  • NewScore.gif  (Posted 2019-12-15)   CPDL #56291:         
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2019-12-15).   Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 55 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Oval note edition, with instrumental interludes, as written in 1793. Two more stanzas included, selected from Watts' paraphrase. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
  • NewScore.gif  (Posted 2019-12-15)   CPDL #56290:         
Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2019-12-15).   Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 48 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Instrumental interludes omitted. Note shapes added (4-shape). Two more stanzas included, selected from Watts' paraphrase. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: Firmament
First Line: Great God, the heav'ns' well-ordered frame
Composer: Daniel Read
Lyricist: Isaac Watts

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredSet piece   Meter: 88. 88. 88

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1793 in The Columbian Harmonist

Description: Voices a cappella, with two instrumental interludes for two instruments, possibly violin and contrabass. Words by Isaac Watts, 1719, paraphrase of Psalm 19, Part 4, with eight stanzas.

External websites:

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Psalm 19.