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The Song of Miriam

Sound the loud timbrel o'er Egypt's dark sea

Author: Thomas Moore
Tune: [Sound the loud timbrel o'er Egypt's dark sea!]
Published in 34 hymnals

Author: Thomas Moore

Moore, Thomas, son of John Moore, a small tradesman at Dublin, was born in that city, May 28, 1779, educated at a private school and Trinity College, Dublin; read at the Middle Temple for the Bar; held a post under the Government in Bermuda for a short time, and died Feb. 26, 1852. His Memoirs, Journal, and Correspondence were published by Lord John Russell in 1855. In that work every detail concerning himself and his numerous publications, most of them of high poetical merit, will be found. His connection with hymnody is confined to his Sacred Songs, which were published in 1816, and again in his Collected Works, 1866. These Songs were 32 in all, and were written to popular airs of various nations. Of these Songs the following have passed… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sound the loud timbrel o'er Egypt's dark sea
Title: The Song of Miriam
Author: Thomas Moore



Instances (1 - 34 of 34)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: with the music of Mason's Sacred Harp and Missouri Harmony adapted #639Page Scan
A Collection of Sacred Hymns, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints #289Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, adapted to the devotions of the closet, the family, and the social circle; and containing subjects appropriate to the monthly concerns of prayer for the success... #565Page Scan
A Selection of Psalms and Hymns for ... Diocese of Nova Scotia. 3rd ed. #d295
A Selection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of the Diocese of Nova Scotia. 3rd ed. #d296
Christian Hymns: adapted to the worship of God our Saviour in public and private devotion, compiled from the most approved ancient and modern authors, for the Central Universalist Society... #A8Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #1005Page Scan
Evangelical Musick: or, The Sacred Minstrel and Sacred Harp United: consisting of a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, set pieces, anthems, etc. (10th ed) #300Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship. 8th ed. #d15
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship #C34Page Scan
Hymns and Songs for Social and Sabbath Worship. (Rev. ed.) #C34Page Scan
Hymns and Songs for the Sunday School #264Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #A6Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the New Jerusalem Church #d213
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d591
Songs of the Soul: gathered out of many lands and ages #483Page Scan
The American Tune Book (Carmina Sacra, enlarged) #d344
The Book of Worship #d463
The Cherub: a collection of songs for Sabbath schools and Sabbath evenings #84Page Scan
The Golden Promise #d94
The Harmoniad and Sacred Melodist #d110
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #377bPage Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions (9th ed.) #542Page Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions. Second Ed. #542Page Scan
The Palm: a collection of sacred music, for choirs, singing schools and conventions #232Page Scan
The Plymouth Sabbath School Collection of Hymns and Tunes #264Page Scan
The Saints' Harp #d768
The Sunday School Prayer and Hymn Book #d23
The Union Harp and Revival Chorister. Rev ed. #d327
The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the most approved authors; adapted to the various occasions of public and social meetings (New Ed. Enl. and Imp.) #414Page Scan
The Young People's Chorister: being a collection of favorite hymns and tunes for Sabbath schools and prayer meetings (New ed.) #61Page Scan
Union Hymnal, Songs and Prayers for Jewish Worship. 3rd ed. Revised and enlarged. #131
Virginia Selection of Psalms #d387
Worship in the School Room #d148