The Resource Music of the church : a collection of psalm, hymn, and chant tunes, adapted to the worship of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States, by J. M. Wainwright

Music of the church : a collection of psalm, hymn, and chant tunes, adapted to the worship of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States, by J. M. Wainwright

Label
Music of the church : a collection of psalm, hymn, and chant tunes, adapted to the worship of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States
Title
Music of the church
Title remainder
a collection of psalm, hymn, and chant tunes, adapted to the worship of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States
Statement of responsibility
by J. M. Wainwright
Creator
Contributor
Arranger
Copyright holder
Dedicatee
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BHA
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1792-1854
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Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew
Form of composition
hymns
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1796-1865
  • 1825-1898
  • 1781-1861
  • 1752-1832
  • 1752-1817
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1740-1816
  • 1699?-1783
  • 1696-1755
  • 1726-1814
  • 1687?-1743
  • 1678-1727
  • 1748-1782
  • active 1687-approximately 1735
  • 1765-1838
  • 1500-1561
  • 1592?-1635?
  • -1708
  • 1563?-1626
  • 1808-1836
  • 1748-1810
  • 1805-1876
  • 1767-1822
  • 1711-1779
  • 1770-1846
  • 1731-1776
  • 1710-1782
  • 1686-1739
  • 1450 (ca.)-1517
  • 1814-1856
  • 1737-1806
  • 1583-1625
  • 1748-1810
  • 1747-1818
  • 1764?-1844
  • 1604-1651
  • 1829-1908
  • 1715-1783
  • 1810-1872
  • 1735-1804
  • 1775-1859
  • -1831
  • 1752-1832
  • 1669?-1707
  • 1865-1945
  • 1738-1801
  • d. 1846
  • 1740-1816
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  • Stanford, Thomas Naylor
  • Bristow, George Frederick
  • Novello, Vincent
  • Burder, George
  • Knecht, Justin Heinrich
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Tans'ur, William
  • Greene, Maurice
  • Burney, Charles
  • Carey, Henry
  • Croft, William
  • Wainwright, Robert
  • Cuthbert
  • Courteville, Raphael
  • Attwood, Thomas
  • Hermann, Nicolaus
  • Lucas
  • Ravenscroft, Thomas
  • Blow, John
  • Dowland, John
  • Malibran, Maria
  • Harrison
  • Gauntlett, Henry J.
  • Stanley
  • Boyce, William
  • Rinck, Christian H.
  • Williams, A.
  • Howard, Samuel
  • Marcello, Benedetto
  • Isaac, Heinrich
  • Walmisley, Thomas Attwood
  • Levesque
  • Haydn, Michael
  • Gibbons, Orlando
  • Cecil, Richard
  • Kozeluch, Leopold
  • Camidge, Matthew
  • Albert, Heinrich
  • Mason, William
  • Nares, James
  • Darley, W. H. W.
  • Twingin, Thomas
  • Clark, Thomas
  • Moran, P. K.
  • Clementi, Muzio
  • Clarke, Jeremiah
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Battishill, Jonathan
  • Logier, Johann Bernhard
  • Paisiello, Giovanni
  • Stanford & Swords (Firm)
  • Episcopal Church
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  • Episcopal Church
  • Hymns, English
  • Anglican chants
  • Canticles
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument ensemble
  • Tunebooks
Label
Music of the church : a collection of psalm, hymn, and chant tunes, adapted to the worship of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States, by J. M. Wainwright
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures (estimated) : [18] gatherings of [8] leaves ; wove paper
  • ca. 58 psalm and hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with piano/organ accompaniment ; keyboard harmonies printed in smaller notes on botton staves ; each headed by title [in type similar to Old English), meter, psalm or hymn number, and most with composer ; ca. 13 canticles ; for SATB ; in close score ; 18 numbered single chant tunes and 12 numbered double chant tunes ; for SATB ; in close score
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [vii]- viii ; "Metrical index" -- p. [ix]- x
  • Dedication : "To the Bishops, Clergy, and Laity of the Protestant Episcopal Church, this work, desgined to improve the general taste for sacred music, and to extend its practice in public and family worship, is most respectfully inscribed. J. M. W." -- p. [iii]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1852 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... The melodies have been given according to the best usage and in keys best suited to congregational singing and the harmonies arranged with ... accuracy ... The score contains four parts ... the canticles will be found under blanks ... Following them is a collection of single and double, major and minor chant tunes ... which may be adapted to the various canticles at pleasure. The harmonies of all the tunes have been carefully corrected by Mr. George Bristow ..." -- p. [v]-vi
  • "General directions for the performance of sacred music" : " ... The true design of sacred music ... [is] to express devotional feeling ; this design should be kept in constant view, both in ... selection ... and perform[ance] ... the tunes should be simple, dignified, and solemn ... the style of singing ... the same ... the singing of anthems should be confined to the choir ... Chants are ... the most simple of all kinds of musical composition, yet to execute them [properly] ... requires much practice ... A truly good manner of chanting cannot be acquired without the assistance of some person competent to teach it ..." -- p. [xi]-xiv
  • Includes compositions by Luther, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Pleyel, Beethoven, Handel, Purcell, von Weber, and Mozart
Dimensions
18 x 256 cm.
Extent
1 score (xiv, 273 p.)
Note
  • Binding of brown, ribbed linen ; title stamped in gold at center of front cover ; framed by stamped Oxford rule and floral decoration at each corner ; same stamped frame and decoration on back cover ; heavy yellow endpapers.
  • Inscriptions : "Trinity Church Choir" -- in copper plate script, on slip of paper adhered to front pastedown ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)11014765
Label
Music of the church : a collection of psalm, hymn, and chant tunes, adapted to the worship of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States, by J. M. Wainwright
Publication
Note
  • Signatures (estimated) : [18] gatherings of [8] leaves ; wove paper
  • ca. 58 psalm and hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with piano/organ accompaniment ; keyboard harmonies printed in smaller notes on botton staves ; each headed by title [in type similar to Old English), meter, psalm or hymn number, and most with composer ; ca. 13 canticles ; for SATB ; in close score ; 18 numbered single chant tunes and 12 numbered double chant tunes ; for SATB ; in close score
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [vii]- viii ; "Metrical index" -- p. [ix]- x
  • Dedication : "To the Bishops, Clergy, and Laity of the Protestant Episcopal Church, this work, desgined to improve the general taste for sacred music, and to extend its practice in public and family worship, is most respectfully inscribed. J. M. W." -- p. [iii]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1852 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... The melodies have been given according to the best usage and in keys best suited to congregational singing and the harmonies arranged with ... accuracy ... The score contains four parts ... the canticles will be found under blanks ... Following them is a collection of single and double, major and minor chant tunes ... which may be adapted to the various canticles at pleasure. The harmonies of all the tunes have been carefully corrected by Mr. George Bristow ..." -- p. [v]-vi
  • "General directions for the performance of sacred music" : " ... The true design of sacred music ... [is] to express devotional feeling ; this design should be kept in constant view, both in ... selection ... and perform[ance] ... the tunes should be simple, dignified, and solemn ... the style of singing ... the same ... the singing of anthems should be confined to the choir ... Chants are ... the most simple of all kinds of musical composition, yet to execute them [properly] ... requires much practice ... A truly good manner of chanting cannot be acquired without the assistance of some person competent to teach it ..." -- p. [xi]-xiv
  • Includes compositions by Luther, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Pleyel, Beethoven, Handel, Purcell, von Weber, and Mozart
Dimensions
18 x 256 cm.
Extent
1 score (xiv, 273 p.)
Note
  • Binding of brown, ribbed linen ; title stamped in gold at center of front cover ; framed by stamped Oxford rule and floral decoration at each corner ; same stamped frame and decoration on back cover ; heavy yellow endpapers.
  • Inscriptions : "Trinity Church Choir" -- in copper plate script, on slip of paper adhered to front pastedown ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)11014765

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