The Resource Dyer's third edition of a selection of upwards of eighty favorite and approved anthems, set pieces, odes and choruses : from the works of the most approved authors ... many of which have never before been published in this country, and several of them are original and composed expressly for this work : with biographical sketches of the several composers : also, a supplement ..., by Samuel Dyer

Dyer's third edition of a selection of upwards of eighty favorite and approved anthems, set pieces, odes and choruses : from the works of the most approved authors ... many of which have never before been published in this country, and several of them are original and composed expressly for this work : with biographical sketches of the several composers : also, a supplement ..., by Samuel Dyer

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Dyer's third edition of a selection of upwards of eighty favorite and approved anthems, set pieces, odes and choruses : from the works of the most approved authors ... many of which have never before been published in this country, and several of them are original and composed expressly for this work : with biographical sketches of the several composers : also, a supplement ...
Title
Dyer's third edition of a selection of upwards of eighty favorite and approved anthems, set pieces, odes and choruses
Title remainder
from the works of the most approved authors ... many of which have never before been published in this country, and several of them are original and composed expressly for this work : with biographical sketches of the several composers : also, a supplement ...
Statement of responsibility
by Samuel Dyer
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • historical information
Cataloging source
CLU
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1785-1835
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Dyer, Samuel
Form of composition
anthems
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1723-1801
  • 1766-1821
  • 1761-1833
  • 1792-1872
  • 1774-1855
  • 1768-1831
  • 1767-1822
  • 1716-1796
  • 1747-1800
  • 1740-1802
  • 1740-1816
  • 1816-1868
  • 1776-1847
  • 1726-1790
  • 1707-1787
  • 1784-1872
  • 1779-1848
  • 1782-1862
  • 1730-1803
  • 1737-1806
  • 1741-1801
  • 1760-1825
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  • 1775-1859
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  • 1794-1849
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  • Auner, J. G.
  • Beaumont, John
  • Gregor, Christian
  • Chappel, Samuel
  • Coates, E
  • Callcott, John Wall
  • Stevenson, John
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Cole, John
  • Bannister, C. W.
  • Thompson, W. L
  • Birts
  • Stanley
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Schultz, J. A. P.
  • Arnold, Samuel
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Bradbury, William B.
  • Whitaker, John
  • Madan, Martin
  • Harwood, Edward
  • Milgrove, Benjamin
  • Taylor, E
  • Hastings, Thomas
  • Shaw, Oliver
  • Davis, G
  • Jarman, Thomas
  • Jackson, William
  • Haydn, Michael
  • Naumann, Johann Gottlieb
  • Swindells, James H
  • Husband, John J.
  • Loud, Thomas
  • Breillat, G
  • Clark, Thomas
  • Meineke, C.
  • Avison, Charles
  • Collyer, WIlliam Bengo
  • Clarke, Jonathon
  • Tappan, William B.
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Avison, Charles
  • Clark, Thomas
  • Meineke, C.
  • J. G. Auner
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  • Anthems
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) Unaccompanied
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument ensemble
Label
Dyer's third edition of a selection of upwards of eighty favorite and approved anthems, set pieces, odes and choruses : from the works of the most approved authors ... many of which have never before been published in this country, and several of them are original and composed expressly for this work : with biographical sketches of the several composers : also, a supplement ..., by Samuel Dyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]6 2-206 ; wove paper
  • ca. 112 anthems and set pieces ; for SATB, occasional trios ; some with piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composer ; many headed by introductory text, discussing the composition and providing biographical information related to composers
  • "[Includes] six anthems for Christmas, one anthem for Good Friday, four anthems for Easter, ten anthems for Thanksgiving, six anthems for funerals, six anthems for dedications, five missionary hymns, two mariner's hymns, a New Year's ode,and two hymns for do [sic], an orphan's hymn, two dismissal hymns, two doxologies, with a variety of others ... also a supplement containing the following standard and justly admired pieces : Denmark ... The dying Christian ... Chestnut ... Easter ode ... Cambridge ... Denbigh" -- t.p
  • Originally published as part of Dyer's New selection of sacred music, 1817. Cf. Metcalf, F. J. American writers and compilers of sacred music, p. 207-208
  • Includes index : [2] sections ; first arranged alphabetically by title ; second arranged by occasion ; includes title, author and subject of each-- p. [iv]-[v]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1834 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... The design of this work is to form a useful and pleasing collection of anthems and pieces approaching next in difficulty to ordinary psalmody, and adapted for the practice and improvement of singing societies, and those choirs who have occasion for set pieces ... [with] a pleasing array of standard and popular anthems ... The arrangement is ... full vocal score ... as their respective authors have left them ..." -- p. [iii]
  • "Analysis, or epitome of Dyer's third edition of anthems and set pieces" : " ... There will be found ... about 90 favorite and selected pieces ... fully tested ... the authors [are of] a great variety ... the arrangement ... is in full vocal score ..." -- p. [vi]
  • "Supplement to Dyer's second edition of anthems, set pieces, odes and choruses" : "The editor thought it expedient to publish the following admired pieces as separately from the body of the work ... These excellent pieces have obtained the highest distinction and celebrity ..." -- p. [1] of supplement
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for other works by Dyer
  • Includes compositions by Handel, Mozart, Haydn, Rousseau, and Mazzinghi
Dimensions
16 x 30 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 score ([vi], 222, 24 p.)
Note
Inscriptions : occasional inscriptions in pencil throughout, indicating quality of some pieces ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4895597
Label
Dyer's third edition of a selection of upwards of eighty favorite and approved anthems, set pieces, odes and choruses : from the works of the most approved authors ... many of which have never before been published in this country, and several of them are original and composed expressly for this work : with biographical sketches of the several composers : also, a supplement ..., by Samuel Dyer
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]6 2-206 ; wove paper
  • ca. 112 anthems and set pieces ; for SATB, occasional trios ; some with piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composer ; many headed by introductory text, discussing the composition and providing biographical information related to composers
  • "[Includes] six anthems for Christmas, one anthem for Good Friday, four anthems for Easter, ten anthems for Thanksgiving, six anthems for funerals, six anthems for dedications, five missionary hymns, two mariner's hymns, a New Year's ode,and two hymns for do [sic], an orphan's hymn, two dismissal hymns, two doxologies, with a variety of others ... also a supplement containing the following standard and justly admired pieces : Denmark ... The dying Christian ... Chestnut ... Easter ode ... Cambridge ... Denbigh" -- t.p
  • Originally published as part of Dyer's New selection of sacred music, 1817. Cf. Metcalf, F. J. American writers and compilers of sacred music, p. 207-208
  • Includes index : [2] sections ; first arranged alphabetically by title ; second arranged by occasion ; includes title, author and subject of each-- p. [iv]-[v]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1834 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... The design of this work is to form a useful and pleasing collection of anthems and pieces approaching next in difficulty to ordinary psalmody, and adapted for the practice and improvement of singing societies, and those choirs who have occasion for set pieces ... [with] a pleasing array of standard and popular anthems ... The arrangement is ... full vocal score ... as their respective authors have left them ..." -- p. [iii]
  • "Analysis, or epitome of Dyer's third edition of anthems and set pieces" : " ... There will be found ... about 90 favorite and selected pieces ... fully tested ... the authors [are of] a great variety ... the arrangement ... is in full vocal score ..." -- p. [vi]
  • "Supplement to Dyer's second edition of anthems, set pieces, odes and choruses" : "The editor thought it expedient to publish the following admired pieces as separately from the body of the work ... These excellent pieces have obtained the highest distinction and celebrity ..." -- p. [1] of supplement
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for other works by Dyer
  • Includes compositions by Handel, Mozart, Haydn, Rousseau, and Mazzinghi
Dimensions
16 x 30 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 score ([vi], 222, 24 p.)
Note
Inscriptions : occasional inscriptions in pencil throughout, indicating quality of some pieces ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4895597

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