Tysk

Descant to the 18th C. hymn tune TYSK.
In this audio demo: standard harmonization > ad lib organ bridge > harmonized descant
Free score. 

Sources
Hymnstudiesblog (Text)
The Hymnary (Text, Tersteegen)
Wikipedia (Moers)
Wikipedia (Tersteegen)
Linguaphiles (Etymology of "Tysk")

Updated: Jul 14 2014


Title of version A

Descant text:

Come abide within me;
Let my soul like Mary,

be thine earthly sanctuary.

Come in dwelling spirit,
with transfiguring splendor,

love and honor will I render.

Where I go here below,
let me bow before thee,

know thee, and adore thee.

 

All the downloadable scores published here are FREE for normal use (services, noncommercial events). But that doesn't mean we would turn you down if you bought us a cup of coffee.