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Composer: Joseph Brackett

Joseph Brackett Jr. (May 6, 1797 – July 4, 1882) was an American songwriter, author, and elder of The United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, better known as the Shakers. Brackett's most famous song, "Simple Gifts", is still widely performed and adapted. See also in: Wikipedia  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Joseph Brackett
Meter: Irregular with refrain
Incipit: 55112 31345 55321
Key: G Major
Source: American Shaker melody

Media

Worship and Rejoice #118
Text: Lord of the Dance
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Instances

Instances (1 - 37 of 37)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #667Text
Chalice Hymnal #568Text
Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #404TextPage Scan
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #468
Community of Christ Sings #23
Gather (3rd ed.) #748
Gather (3rd ed.) #796Page Scan
Gather (3rd ed.) #948Page Scan
Gather Comprehensive #708Page Scan
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #657Page Scan
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #689Page Scan
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #157Text InfoTextFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #554TextPage Scan
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #163
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #391
Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #48
Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #329
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #613
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #629Page Scan
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #302Page Scan
Secular Hymnal: 144 hymn tunes made inclusive for all #114TextPage Scan
Sing and Rejoice!: new hymns for congregations #67
Sing and Rejoice!: new hymns for congregations #128
Singing Our Faith: a hymnal for young Catholics #151Text
Singing Our Faith: a hymnal for young Catholics #163Text
Singing the Faith #247
The New English Hymnal #375
The United Methodist Hymnal #261TextFlexScorePage Scan
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #242
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #352TextPage Scan
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #353TextPage Scan
Worship (4th ed.) #680
Worship and Rejoice #118TextScoreAudioPage Scan
Worship in Song: A Friends Hymnal #115
Worship in Song: A Friends Hymnal #271
Worship: a hymnal and service book for Roman Catholics (3rd ed.) #636
찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #170
Include 9 pre-1979 instances



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