Muscogee Hymn 70

Representative Text

1 Puyvfekcv Herat vhtet,
Vnen vc vpvkvus;
Cv feke ofven vn likvs,
Vm ohvtvliyvs.

2 Ekvnv vc vnokecat
Holwayeckv haken;
Cv feket vn kawvpkronks,

3 Ehaperkvn ec ohhuehkis,
Cv feke kvsvppen,
Vn yvhiketvt vn sumkeps,
Cv tulas' onvpvn.

4 Yvn hesakiyet emunket
Cv'stemerrusvr haks?
Vm vnokeckvt yekcvronks;
Cenaket yekcetvts.

Source: Voices: Native American hymns and worship resources #8c

Text Information

First Line: Puyvfekcv Herat vhtet
Title: Muscogee Hymn 70
Source: Muskogee Hymns
Place of Origin: Muskogee
Language: Muscogee
Copyright: Public Domain



NEW BRITAIN (also known as AMAZING GRACE) was originally a folk tune, probably sung slowly with grace notes and melodic embellishments. Typical of the Appalachian tunes from the southern United States, NEW BRITAIN is pentatonic with melodic figures that outline triads. It was first published as a hy…

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