Old Hundredth

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Composer:Bourgeois, Louis (c1510 - c1560), French
Lyricist:Medley, Samuel (1738 - 1799), British
First Line:Sing the dear Saviour’s glorious fame
Instruments:SATB - a cappella
Submitter:Moffatt, Stuart
Email:music (e-mail)
The Old Hundredth is a well known hymn tune. These words by Samuel Medley are less well known, but I thought deserve a wider audience. It is based upon Micah 2:13: The Breaker is come up before them. The NWC file plays for three of the eight verses, and prints on a single sheet of A4.