How long, O Lord, will You forget

Author: Eric Schumacher

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Text Information

First Line: How long, O Lord, will You forget
Author: Eric Schumacher
Publication Date: 2004
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 2004.

Tune

BANGOR (Tansur)

Traditionally used for Montgomery's text and for Peter Abelard's "Alone Thou Goest Forth, O Lord," BANGOR comes from William Tans'ur's A Compleat Melody: or the Harmony of Syon (the preface of which is dated 1734). In that collection the tune was a three-part setting for Psalm 12 (and for Psalm 11 i…

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