The Resource Melodia sacra : a complete collection of church music : to which is added a full and complete elementary singing school course, an easy arrangement of Neukomm's celebrated oratorio of David, a choice collection of interludes by George F. Bristow, and an Episcopal service by H. S. Cutler, by B. F. Baker, A. N. Johnson, & Josiah Osgood

Melodia sacra : a complete collection of church music : to which is added a full and complete elementary singing school course, an easy arrangement of Neukomm's celebrated oratorio of David, a choice collection of interludes by George F. Bristow, and an Episcopal service by H. S. Cutler, by B. F. Baker, A. N. Johnson, & Josiah Osgood

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Melodia sacra : a complete collection of church music : to which is added a full and complete elementary singing school course, an easy arrangement of Neukomm's celebrated oratorio of David, a choice collection of interludes by George F. Bristow, and an Episcopal service by H. S. Cutler
Title
Melodia sacra
Title remainder
a complete collection of church music : to which is added a full and complete elementary singing school course, an easy arrangement of Neukomm's celebrated oratorio of David, a choice collection of interludes by George F. Bristow, and an Episcopal service by H. S. Cutler
Statement of responsibility
by B. F. Baker, A. N. Johnson, & Josiah Osgood
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
WTU
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1811-1889
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Baker, B. F.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Neukomm, Sigismund
  • Osgood, Josiah
  • Johnson, A. N.
  • Kidder, Andrew Bradshaw
  • Bristow, George Frederick
  • Cutler, H. S.
  • Percival, James Gates
  • Kreissmann, A
  • Bradbury, William B.
  • Callcott, John Wall
  • Burney, Charles
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Holdroyd, Israel
  • Linley, Thomas
  • Costellow, T.
  • Whitaker, John
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Mason, Lowell
  • David, Ferdinand
  • Read, Daniel
  • Southard, L. H.
  • Knapp, William
  • Ravenscroft, Thomas
  • Clifton, Arthur
  • Root, George F.
  • Hastings, Thomas
  • Croft, William
  • Howard, Samuel
  • Holden, Oliver
  • Jones, William
  • Wainwright, Robert
  • Battishill, Jonathan
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine
  • Dutton, D.
  • Haydn, Michael
  • Madan, Martin
  • Appleton, Nathaniel
  • Blow, John
  • Lentz, Johan Nicolaas
  • Gauntlett, Henry J.
  • Pratt, George W
  • Jackson, Thomas
  • Warren, George William
  • Winter, Peter von
  • Harrison
  • Williams, A.
  • Aldrich, Henry
  • Arnold, Samuel
  • Mornington, Garrett Colley Wellesley
  • Boyce, William
  • Harwood, Edward
  • Greene, Maurice
  • Edmands, B. Franklin
  • Edson, Lewis
  • Ball, S. B.
  • Tillinghast, William
  • Randall, John
  • Spofforth, Reginald
  • Abbott, Asahel
  • Owen
  • Stanley
  • Duane
  • Hartley
  • Cuzens, Benjamin
  • Mandel
  • Oates, George
  • Covri
  • Saxton, S. B.
  • Jameson
  • Alden, S
  • Gooch, William
  • Gurney, T. E
  • Barnes, Milton
  • Valentine, S
  • Helon, B
  • Germalli
  • Steuben
  • Paul, S
  • Wilson, M. W
  • Prouty, Elijah King
  • Snyder, George W
  • Smith, T
  • Leavens, B. F
  • Lamprey, Samuel
  • Bonn
  • Slason, M
  • Hill, Sumner
  • Warren
  • Lanphear, A. H
  • Martin, C
  • Hallett, J. B
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Beastall, William
  • A. B. Kidder & Son's
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  • Hymns, English
  • Anthems
  • Tune-books
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with continuo
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument ensemble
  • Oratorios
  • Organ music
  • Episcopal church
Label
Melodia sacra : a complete collection of church music : to which is added a full and complete elementary singing school course, an easy arrangement of Neukomm's celebrated oratorio of David, a choice collection of interludes by George F. Bristow, and an Episcopal service by H. S. Cutler, by B. F. Baker, A. N. Johnson, & Josiah Osgood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-174 [18]4 19-414 43-524 ; wove paper
  • ca. 356 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with figured bass or piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, meter, composer and metronomic indication ; ca. 34 anthems for 1-4 voices ; with figured bass or piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type, composer and metronomic indication
  • "Oratorio of David" : for 5 soloists and chorus ; with piano/organ accompaniment -- p. 300-360
  • Organ interludes : "Dedicated to Edward Hodges, Mus. Doc., by George Frederick Bristow, organist and director of music at St. John's Church, New York" : 53 short interludes -- p. 361-366
  • "Service of the Protestant Episcopal Church" -- p. 376-411
  • "Elementary exercises" : 100 short vocal exercises -- p. [3]-22 ; "Vocal exercises" : 26 more advanced vocal exercises -- p. [23]- 34
  • Includes indexes : "General index" -- p. 412 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 413 ; "Anthems" -- p. 414 ; "Oratorio of David" -- p. 414 ; "Anthem and hymn chants" -- p. 414 ; "Episcopal service" -- p. 414 ; "Index of first lines" -- p. 414-416
  • Copyright statement : dated 1852 -- p. [2]
  • "A. B. Kidder's Music Typography, 6 School Street" -- p. [2]
  • Preface : "Elementary Course... no rules are given, but their place is occupied by exercises ... The practice of such vocal exercises as are used for the cultivation of the voice ... Most of the tunes contained in this work have been composed or arranged expressly for it ... Oratorio of David ... is perhaps the most popular one of easy performance ever published ... The organ interludes ... will be found useful for organists who do not readily extemporise ... A complete service for the Protestant Episcopal Church commences on page 376, arranged by Mr. H. S. Cutler ..." -- p. [2]
  • Includes compositions by von Weber, Haydn, Rousseau, Handel, Beethoven, Mazzinghi, Mozart, C. P. E. Bach, Czerny, Schubert, Pleyel, Donizetti, Cherubini, and Palestrina
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and salmon colored paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information with additional publishing information not found on t.p. : "Published by A. N. Johnson, 88 Tremont Street, Boston and Wm. B. Billings, No. 8 Park Place, New York. 1853" ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
16 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (416 p.)
Note
Pasted stamp : "W. D. Fenno & Son, Dealers in watches, jewelry, seilver ware & fancy goods, 104 Main Street, Worcester, Mass." -- front pastedown ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4954022
Label
Melodia sacra : a complete collection of church music : to which is added a full and complete elementary singing school course, an easy arrangement of Neukomm's celebrated oratorio of David, a choice collection of interludes by George F. Bristow, and an Episcopal service by H. S. Cutler, by B. F. Baker, A. N. Johnson, & Josiah Osgood
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-174 [18]4 19-414 43-524 ; wove paper
  • ca. 356 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with figured bass or piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, meter, composer and metronomic indication ; ca. 34 anthems for 1-4 voices ; with figured bass or piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type, composer and metronomic indication
  • "Oratorio of David" : for 5 soloists and chorus ; with piano/organ accompaniment -- p. 300-360
  • Organ interludes : "Dedicated to Edward Hodges, Mus. Doc., by George Frederick Bristow, organist and director of music at St. John's Church, New York" : 53 short interludes -- p. 361-366
  • "Service of the Protestant Episcopal Church" -- p. 376-411
  • "Elementary exercises" : 100 short vocal exercises -- p. [3]-22 ; "Vocal exercises" : 26 more advanced vocal exercises -- p. [23]- 34
  • Includes indexes : "General index" -- p. 412 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 413 ; "Anthems" -- p. 414 ; "Oratorio of David" -- p. 414 ; "Anthem and hymn chants" -- p. 414 ; "Episcopal service" -- p. 414 ; "Index of first lines" -- p. 414-416
  • Copyright statement : dated 1852 -- p. [2]
  • "A. B. Kidder's Music Typography, 6 School Street" -- p. [2]
  • Preface : "Elementary Course... no rules are given, but their place is occupied by exercises ... The practice of such vocal exercises as are used for the cultivation of the voice ... Most of the tunes contained in this work have been composed or arranged expressly for it ... Oratorio of David ... is perhaps the most popular one of easy performance ever published ... The organ interludes ... will be found useful for organists who do not readily extemporise ... A complete service for the Protestant Episcopal Church commences on page 376, arranged by Mr. H. S. Cutler ..." -- p. [2]
  • Includes compositions by von Weber, Haydn, Rousseau, Handel, Beethoven, Mazzinghi, Mozart, C. P. E. Bach, Czerny, Schubert, Pleyel, Donizetti, Cherubini, and Palestrina
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and salmon colored paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information with additional publishing information not found on t.p. : "Published by A. N. Johnson, 88 Tremont Street, Boston and Wm. B. Billings, No. 8 Park Place, New York. 1853" ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
16 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (416 p.)
Note
Pasted stamp : "W. D. Fenno & Son, Dealers in watches, jewelry, seilver ware & fancy goods, 104 Main Street, Worcester, Mass." -- front pastedown ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4954022

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