The Resource Baker's Church music : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences and anthems, selected and arranged from the works of both ancient and modern masters : together with many original compositions, by B. F. Baker

Baker's Church music : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences and anthems, selected and arranged from the works of both ancient and modern masters : together with many original compositions, by B. F. Baker

Label
Baker's Church music : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences and anthems, selected and arranged from the works of both ancient and modern masters : together with many original compositions
Title
Baker's Church music
Title remainder
a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences and anthems, selected and arranged from the works of both ancient and modern masters : together with many original compositions
Statement of responsibility
by B. F. Baker
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Stereotyper
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
WTU
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1811-1889
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker, B. F.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1822-1878
  • 1865-1945
  • 1814-1884
  • 1810-1881
  • 1800-1885
  • 1809-1890
  • 1816-1891
  • -1881
  • 1796-1867
  • 1749-1814
  • approximately 1710-1792
  • 1827-1859
  • 1754-1825
  • 1832-1915
  • 1781-1861
  • 1820-1915
  • 1830-1895
  • 1791-1841
  • 1776-1847
  • active 1839-1868
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fenollosa, Manuel
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Jewett, John Punchard
  • Kidder, Andrew Bradshaw
  • Oliver, Henry K.
  • Marshall, Leonard
  • Marsh, Loring Bradlee
  • Ball, S. B.
  • Hodges, Edward
  • Vogler, Georg Joseph
  • Bond, Hugh
  • Emilio, Manuel
  • Richardson, Nathan
  • Winter, Peter von
  • Doane, W. Howard
  • Novello, Vincent
  • Emerson, L. O.
  • Bissell, T.
  • Millard, H.
  • Fischer, Gottfried Emil
  • Whitaker, John
  • Packard, J. S
  • Barnes, L. B
  • Gooch, William
  • Walker, S
  • Chase, Charles M
  • Hinton, T. H
  • Mills, C. S
  • Tracy, J. M
  • Knight, A. M
  • Dearing, N
  • Tyler, H. Penn
  • Dewey, T. M
  • Barrows
  • Paine, David
  • Pearson, A
  • Gould, J. A
  • Jewett, Proctor, and Worthington
  • Lippincott, Grambo & Co.
  • Keith & Woods
  • A. B. Kidder & Son's
  • Sheldon, Lamport & Blakeman
  • John P. Jewett and Company (Boston, Mass.)
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  • Hymns, English
  • Anthems
  • Tune-books
  • Chants
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with continuo
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument ensemble
  • Solmization
  • Music
  • Singing
Label
Baker's Church music : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences and anthems, selected and arranged from the works of both ancient and modern masters : together with many original compositions, by B. F. Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-4 4 [5]4 6-74 [8]4 9-124 [13]4 14-194 [20-21]4 22-264 [27]4 28-424 [43]4 444 ; wove paper
  • ca. 235 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with figured bass ; each headed by title, and meter ; most with composer ; ca. 20 hymns and anthems, 17 sentences, and 5 motetts ; for 1-4 voices, some for solo with chorus ; with figured bass or piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type, most with composer ; ca. 8 hymn chants and 7 chants ; for SATB ; in close score ; without additional accompaniment
  • "Musical notation" : 10 chapters , further divided into division and lessons, on rudiments of music and vocal performance ; with musical illustration and vocal exercises throughout -- p. [3]-60
  • "Dictionary of musical terms" -- p. 61-64
  • Includes indexes : "Metrical index" -- p. 350-351 ; "Index of hymns, anthems, sentences, motetts, chants, &c." -- p. [352]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1855 -- p. [2]
  • "Stereotyped by A. B. Kidder, 6 School Street" -- p. [2]
  • Preface : " ... much care has been taken in the preparation of the exercises ... interspersed through the elementary part ... to facilitate the reading of music ... the attention of the reader is invited to the chapters on solfaing ... the arrangement of the hymn tunes ... combine simplicity and good taste ... the subjects ... taken from the old masters ... The hymn tunes and anthems contributed by professional frineds are printed in their original forms ... sentences, motetts, and anthems ... adapted to the use of different denominations ... " -- p. [2]
  • Includes compositions by Mozart, Rossini, Handel, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Spohr, Bellini, and von Weber
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and beige paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information, framed by Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisement for Boston publisher
Dimensions
18 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (352 p.)
Note
Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4949435
Label
Baker's Church music : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences and anthems, selected and arranged from the works of both ancient and modern masters : together with many original compositions, by B. F. Baker
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-4 4 [5]4 6-74 [8]4 9-124 [13]4 14-194 [20-21]4 22-264 [27]4 28-424 [43]4 444 ; wove paper
  • ca. 235 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with figured bass ; each headed by title, and meter ; most with composer ; ca. 20 hymns and anthems, 17 sentences, and 5 motetts ; for 1-4 voices, some for solo with chorus ; with figured bass or piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type, most with composer ; ca. 8 hymn chants and 7 chants ; for SATB ; in close score ; without additional accompaniment
  • "Musical notation" : 10 chapters , further divided into division and lessons, on rudiments of music and vocal performance ; with musical illustration and vocal exercises throughout -- p. [3]-60
  • "Dictionary of musical terms" -- p. 61-64
  • Includes indexes : "Metrical index" -- p. 350-351 ; "Index of hymns, anthems, sentences, motetts, chants, &c." -- p. [352]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1855 -- p. [2]
  • "Stereotyped by A. B. Kidder, 6 School Street" -- p. [2]
  • Preface : " ... much care has been taken in the preparation of the exercises ... interspersed through the elementary part ... to facilitate the reading of music ... the attention of the reader is invited to the chapters on solfaing ... the arrangement of the hymn tunes ... combine simplicity and good taste ... the subjects ... taken from the old masters ... The hymn tunes and anthems contributed by professional frineds are printed in their original forms ... sentences, motetts, and anthems ... adapted to the use of different denominations ... " -- p. [2]
  • Includes compositions by Mozart, Rossini, Handel, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Spohr, Bellini, and von Weber
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and beige paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information, framed by Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisement for Boston publisher
Dimensions
18 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (352 p.)
Note
Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4949435

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