And Have the Bright Immensities

Author: Howard Chandler Robbins

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First Line: And have the bright immensities
Title: And Have the Bright Immensities
Author: Howard Chandler Robbins
Meter: D
Language: English
Copyright: Reprinted by permission of Morehouse-Barlow Co. Inc.




FOREST GREEN is an English folk tune associated with the ballad "The Ploughboy's Dream." Ralph Vaughan Williams (PHH 316) turned FOREST GREEN into a hymn tune for The English Hymnal (1906), using it as a setting for "O Little Town of Bethlehem." Shaped in rounded bar form (AABA), FOREST GREEN has th…

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Thought by some scholars to date back to the Middle Ages, KINGSFOLD is a folk tune set to a variety of texts in England and Ireland. The tune was published in English Country Songs (1893), an anthology compiled by Lucy E. Broadwood and J. A. Fuller Maitland. After having heard the tune in Kingsfold,…

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Instances (1 - 3 of 3)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Common Praise (1998) #248
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #459
Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #168
Include 5 pre-1979 instances
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