CADDO

Composer: William B. Bradbury

William Bachelder Bradbury USA 1816-1868. Born at York, ME, he was raised on his father's farm, with rainy days spent in a shoe-shop, the custom in those days. He loved music and spent spare hours practicing any music he could find. In 1830 the family moved to Boston, where he first saw and heard an organ and piano, and other instruments. He became an organist at 15. He attended Dr. Lowell Mason's singing classes, and later sang in the Bowdoin Street church choir. Dr. Mason became a good friend. He made $100/yr playing the organ, and was still in Dr. Mason's choir. Dr. Mason gave him a chance to teach singing in Machias, ME, which he accepted. He returned to Boston the following year to marry Adra Esther Fessenden in 1838, then rel… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: CADDO
Composer: William B. Bradbury
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 51353 21321 17612
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

Thy Mercy And Thy Truth, O Lord

Thy mercy and Thy truth, O Lord,
Transcend the lofty sky;
Thy judgments are a mighty deep,
And as the mountains high.

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Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #943
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #3146
Text: I Waited Patient for the Lord
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #5212
Text: On Judah's Plains as Shepherds Sat
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #6731
Text: Thy Mercy and Thy Truth, O Lord
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

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ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #943

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The Cyber Hymnal #3146

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5212

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #6731

Page Scan

Trinity Psalter Hymnal #36B

Include 22 pre-1979 instances
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