The Resource A collection of psalm and hymn tunes, chants, anthems, and sentences : original and selected, from the best standard composers : adapted for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in America, and for congregations of other denominations, as well as for societies and schools, by H. W. Greatorex, organist and director of the music in Calvary Church, New York

A collection of psalm and hymn tunes, chants, anthems, and sentences : original and selected, from the best standard composers : adapted for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in America, and for congregations of other denominations, as well as for societies and schools, by H. W. Greatorex, organist and director of the music in Calvary Church, New York

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A collection of psalm and hymn tunes, chants, anthems, and sentences : original and selected, from the best standard composers : adapted for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in America, and for congregations of other denominations, as well as for societies and schools
Title
A collection of psalm and hymn tunes, chants, anthems, and sentences
Title remainder
original and selected, from the best standard composers : adapted for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in America, and for congregations of other denominations, as well as for societies and schools
Statement of responsibility
by H. W. Greatorex, organist and director of the music in Calvary Church, New York
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Contributor
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PKT
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1813-1858
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Greatorex, H. W.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
close score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1648-1710
  • 1711-1779
  • 1775-1847
  • 1713-1753
  • 1738-1801
  • 1735-1781
  • 1811-1888
  • 1819-1895
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  • Aldrich, Henry
  • Boyce, William
  • Crotch, William
  • Worgan, James
  • Battishill, Jonathan
  • Mornington, Garrett Colley Wellesley
  • Goodman, A.C
  • Ditson, Oliver
  • Scharfenberg, Wm.
  • Scharfenberg & Luis
  • Oliver Ditson & Co
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  • Episcopal Church
  • Hymns, English
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts), with organ
  • Tune-books
  • Duets
  • Psalmody
  • Psalms (Music)
  • Anthems
  • Gregorian chants
  • Liturgies
  • Responsive Worship
  • Music
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A collection of psalm and hymn tunes, chants, anthems, and sentences : original and selected, from the best standard composers : adapted for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in America, and for congregations of other denominations, as well as for societies and schools, by H. W. Greatorex, organist and director of the music in Calvary Church, New York
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Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [pi8] [1]-98 [10-11]8 12-148 [15]8 ; wove paper
  • "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1851, by A.C. Goodman & Co., in the clerk's office of the District Court of Connecticut"--t.p. verso
  • ca. 220 named hymn tunes with metrical indication set for SATB--1-133 ; 10 titled "peculiar adaptations" for SATB--134-143 ; 106 chants and anthems(some titled, others numbered), some with composer named for mixed voices (SATB)--144-210 ; six numbered and titled "sentences" set for SATB--211-216 ; and "Anthem.'The Lord is my shepherd'" set for SATB--217-220 ; all with organ accompaniment
  • Includes indexes : Index to the psalms ; Index to the Hymns--p.xvi ; Alphabetical index ; Index to the chants, &c. [alphabetically ordered, with composer, metre, and page] ; Metrical index--p. 221-223
  • "A short catechism on the elements of music" [also in running header] : includes three parts : rhythm, melody, and expression, further subdivided into 16 chapters--p. iv-xv
  • Preface : "Editor trusts that the following pages ... useful in the service of the church .... His aim has been ... to restore ... the old standard tunes and chants to their original harmonies"--p.[iii]
  • Appendix [subtitled : Interludes] : provides 36 examples of various metres and keys--[12] p. at end
  • Cover of cloth [linen] with imitation ribbed morocco grain ; stamped borders ; "Greatorex's church music" stamped in gilt and framed by stamped, ornamental border
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm. (8vo)
Extent
xvi, 223, [12] p.
Note
Booksellers stamp [in red] : "Scharfenberg & Luis, New-York"--front flyleaf and t.p.
System control number
(OCoLC)2049375
Label
A collection of psalm and hymn tunes, chants, anthems, and sentences : original and selected, from the best standard composers : adapted for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in America, and for congregations of other denominations, as well as for societies and schools, by H. W. Greatorex, organist and director of the music in Calvary Church, New York
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [pi8] [1]-98 [10-11]8 12-148 [15]8 ; wove paper
  • "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1851, by A.C. Goodman & Co., in the clerk's office of the District Court of Connecticut"--t.p. verso
  • ca. 220 named hymn tunes with metrical indication set for SATB--1-133 ; 10 titled "peculiar adaptations" for SATB--134-143 ; 106 chants and anthems(some titled, others numbered), some with composer named for mixed voices (SATB)--144-210 ; six numbered and titled "sentences" set for SATB--211-216 ; and "Anthem.'The Lord is my shepherd'" set for SATB--217-220 ; all with organ accompaniment
  • Includes indexes : Index to the psalms ; Index to the Hymns--p.xvi ; Alphabetical index ; Index to the chants, &c. [alphabetically ordered, with composer, metre, and page] ; Metrical index--p. 221-223
  • "A short catechism on the elements of music" [also in running header] : includes three parts : rhythm, melody, and expression, further subdivided into 16 chapters--p. iv-xv
  • Preface : "Editor trusts that the following pages ... useful in the service of the church .... His aim has been ... to restore ... the old standard tunes and chants to their original harmonies"--p.[iii]
  • Appendix [subtitled : Interludes] : provides 36 examples of various metres and keys--[12] p. at end
  • Cover of cloth [linen] with imitation ribbed morocco grain ; stamped borders ; "Greatorex's church music" stamped in gilt and framed by stamped, ornamental border
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm. (8vo)
Extent
xvi, 223, [12] p.
Note
Booksellers stamp [in red] : "Scharfenberg & Luis, New-York"--front flyleaf and t.p.
System control number
(OCoLC)2049375

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