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Author: Bob Hurd

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First Line: On this new day may we be gathered
Title: Journeysong
Author: Bob Hurd
Meter: 95 95
Language: English
Copyright: © 1996, Bob Hurd, Published by OCP


LAND OF REST (American)

LAND OF REST is an American folk tune with roots in the ballads of northern England and Scotland. It was known throughout the Appalachians; a shape-note version of the tune was published in The Sacred Harp (1844) and titled NEW PROSPECT as the setting for "O land of rest! for thee I sigh." The tune…

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Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Journeysongs (2nd ed.) #759

Journeysongs (3rd ed.) #731

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