Awake the trumpet's lofty sound

Awake the trumpet's lofty sound

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Representative Text

1 Awake the trumpet’s lofty sound,
To spread your sacred pleasure round;
Awake each voice, and strike each string,
And to the solemn organ sing.

2 Let all, whom life and breath inspire,
Attend, and join the blissful choir;
But chiefly ye, who know His Word,
Adore, and love, and praise the Lord.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #9484

Text Information

First Line: Awake the trumpet's lofty sound
Copyright: Public Domain


ROTHWELL (Tans'ur)


Dmitri Stephanovich Bortnianski (b. Gloukoff, Ukraine, 1751; d. St. Petersburg, Russia, 1825) was a Russian composer of church music, operas, and instrumental music. His tune ST. PETERSBURG (also known as RUSSIAN HYMN) was first published in J. H. Tscherlitzky's Choralbuch (1825). The tune is suppo…

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LOWELL (Russian)



The Cyber Hymnal #9484
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The Cyber Hymnal #9484

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