The Resource Psalmista : or, choir melodies : an extensive collection of new and available church music together with some of the choicest selections from the former publications of the authors, for choir and congregational use, by Thomas Hastings and William B. Bradbury

Psalmista : or, choir melodies : an extensive collection of new and available church music together with some of the choicest selections from the former publications of the authors, for choir and congregational use, by Thomas Hastings and William B. Bradbury

Label
Psalmista : or, choir melodies : an extensive collection of new and available church music together with some of the choicest selections from the former publications of the authors, for choir and congregational use
Title
Psalmista
Title remainder
or, choir melodies : an extensive collection of new and available church music together with some of the choicest selections from the former publications of the authors, for choir and congregational use
Statement of responsibility
by Thomas Hastings and William B. Bradbury
Title variation
Choir melodies
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Printer
Stereotyper
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
COO
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1784-1872
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hastings, Thomas
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1816-1868
  • 1767-1822
  • 1721-1783
  • 1813-1865
  • 1752-1814
  • 1825-1887
  • 1757-1836
  • 1792-1872
  • 1773-1836
  • 1713-1783
  • 1767-1821
  • 1710-1772
  • 1787-1864
  • 1758-1842
  • 1811-1884
  • 1819-1858
  • 1678-1727
  • 1765-1844
  • 1752-1817
  • 1770-1846
  • d.ca. 1800
  • 1762-1798
  • 1731-1776
  • 1820-1895
  • 1741-1801
  • 1787-1850
  • 1784-1852
  • 1808-1879
  • 1803-1887
  • 1696-1755
  • approximately 1743-1809
  • 1716-1796
  • 1808-1895
  • 1781-1861
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1807-1874
  • 1785-1869
  • 1790-1874
  • 1792-1871
  • 1798-1875
  • 1865-1945
  • approximately 1710-1793
  • 1813-1894
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bradbury, William B.
  • Newman, Mark H
  • Bedford, J.D
  • Davison, C
  • Stanley
  • Kirnberger, Johann Philipp
  • Loder, Edward J.
  • Reichardt, Johann Friedrich
  • Abbey, A.J.
  • Read, Daniel
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Holdroyd, Israel
  • Nägeli, Hans Georg
  • Glaser, Johann Wendelin
  • Romberg, Andreas
  • Kirchner, Johann George
  • Malan, Cesar
  • Swan, Timothy
  • Kingsley, George
  • Woodbury, I.B.
  • Croft, William
  • Holden, Oliver
  • Knecht, Justin Heinrich
  • Rinck, Christian H.
  • Smith, Is.
  • Leach, J.
  • Williams, A.
  • Howe, Elias
  • Naumann, Johann Gottlieb
  • Williams, William
  • Winterfeld, Carl von
  • Richter, E.F.
  • Webb, George James
  • Greene, Maurice
  • Clark, Jeremiah
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Smith, Samuel Francis
  • Novello,Vincent
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Edmands, B. Franklin
  • Edrensen
  • Methfessel, Albert Gottlieb
  • Zinceti
  • Neherlich
  • Gersbach, Joseph
  • Ancot, Louis
  • DeMonti
  • Doty, Abraham
  • Hinman, I
  • Hellenhagen
  • Bost, Ami
  • Burroughs
  • Baldi, Heinz-Rudolf
  • Otto, Franz
  • Caranemi
  • Decall, L
  • Jewell, P
  • Seeger, Karl
  • Zolffer
  • Pond, Sylvanus Billings
  • Marsh, Simeon Butler
  • Florio
  • Ensign, J.L
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Howe, Edward
  • Woodman, Jonathan C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices) with continuo
  • Anthems
  • Chants
  • Motets
  • Music
  • Singing
Label
Psalmista : or, choir melodies : an extensive collection of new and available church music together with some of the choicest selections from the former publications of the authors, for choir and congregational use, by Thomas Hastings and William B. Bradbury
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-228 ; wove paper
  • ca. 418 hymns with tunes for SATB ; with figured bass ; headed by title, meter, and composer ; ca. 61 anthems, choruses, motets, hymns and introits ; for 2-4 voices (most for SATB) ; with figured bass ; each headed by title, composition type and composer ; 14 numbered chants with 20 additional "selections" [text to be sung with chant tunes] ; in close score for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; selections with reference to corresponding chant tune
  • "Elements of vocal music" : Part I : "Of notation" : 8 sections on rudiments of music further divided into 196 lessons and vocal exercises -- p. [4]-32 ; Part II : "Style in execution" : essay on proper vocal performance -- p. 33-34
  • "The spirit of praise" : essay on proper performance of sacred vocal music -- p. 35
  • "Explanation of musical terms" -- p. [36]
  • Includes indexes : "General index of tunes" -- p. 348 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 349-350 ; "Anthems, choruses, motets, hymns and introits" -- p. 350 ; "Chorister's index of unusual metres with descriptions and adaptations" -- p. 351-352
  • Copyright statement : dated 1851 -- t.p. verso
  • "J. D. Bedford, printer, 59 Ann Street, N. Y." ; "Stereotyped by C. Davison, 33 Gold Street, N. Y." -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... The great body of the music is new ... [we also included] quite a number of the best old tunes ... The chants and set pieces ... have been prepared with much labor and care and we have now added to the indices a chorister's index, explanatory of the numerous peculiar metres with which the psalmody of the country has lately been enriched ... The original pieces here presented are not hasty productions ... with an eye to the improvement of choirs and the advancement of elementary knowledge ... " -- p. [3]
  • Includes compositions by Haydn, Mendelssohn, Pleyel, Spohr, von Weber, Handel, Beethoven, Mozart, Luther and Hummel ; includes selections from Gardiner's melodies, The psalmodist, Mendelssohn's collection, The choralist, Andrews' collection, and the Manhattan collection
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and tan paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
16 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (352 p.)
Note
  • Defective : lacking p. 319-320.
  • Inscriptions : "Gleason Brewer" [?] -- t.p. ; "L" or "J" Theo Van Doren -- t.p. ; pencilled scribbling on t.p. verso ; "Preface" , "Brewer", "J. A. Van Doren" -- pencilled on p. [3], pencil marks on many tunes throughout ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Leather spine nearly gone, leaving sewing structure exposed ; remaining spine area covered with [?] animal glue ; hinges broken, with boards attached by binding tapes only ; sewing structure broken, causing some signatures to detach ; textblock embrittled , and with acid migration and foxing throughout ; textblock edges frayed and with losses.
System control number
(OCoLC)24825831
Label
Psalmista : or, choir melodies : an extensive collection of new and available church music together with some of the choicest selections from the former publications of the authors, for choir and congregational use, by Thomas Hastings and William B. Bradbury
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-228 ; wove paper
  • ca. 418 hymns with tunes for SATB ; with figured bass ; headed by title, meter, and composer ; ca. 61 anthems, choruses, motets, hymns and introits ; for 2-4 voices (most for SATB) ; with figured bass ; each headed by title, composition type and composer ; 14 numbered chants with 20 additional "selections" [text to be sung with chant tunes] ; in close score for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; selections with reference to corresponding chant tune
  • "Elements of vocal music" : Part I : "Of notation" : 8 sections on rudiments of music further divided into 196 lessons and vocal exercises -- p. [4]-32 ; Part II : "Style in execution" : essay on proper vocal performance -- p. 33-34
  • "The spirit of praise" : essay on proper performance of sacred vocal music -- p. 35
  • "Explanation of musical terms" -- p. [36]
  • Includes indexes : "General index of tunes" -- p. 348 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 349-350 ; "Anthems, choruses, motets, hymns and introits" -- p. 350 ; "Chorister's index of unusual metres with descriptions and adaptations" -- p. 351-352
  • Copyright statement : dated 1851 -- t.p. verso
  • "J. D. Bedford, printer, 59 Ann Street, N. Y." ; "Stereotyped by C. Davison, 33 Gold Street, N. Y." -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... The great body of the music is new ... [we also included] quite a number of the best old tunes ... The chants and set pieces ... have been prepared with much labor and care and we have now added to the indices a chorister's index, explanatory of the numerous peculiar metres with which the psalmody of the country has lately been enriched ... The original pieces here presented are not hasty productions ... with an eye to the improvement of choirs and the advancement of elementary knowledge ... " -- p. [3]
  • Includes compositions by Haydn, Mendelssohn, Pleyel, Spohr, von Weber, Handel, Beethoven, Mozart, Luther and Hummel ; includes selections from Gardiner's melodies, The psalmodist, Mendelssohn's collection, The choralist, Andrews' collection, and the Manhattan collection
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and tan paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
16 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (352 p.)
Note
  • Defective : lacking p. 319-320.
  • Inscriptions : "Gleason Brewer" [?] -- t.p. ; "L" or "J" Theo Van Doren -- t.p. ; pencilled scribbling on t.p. verso ; "Preface" , "Brewer", "J. A. Van Doren" -- pencilled on p. [3], pencil marks on many tunes throughout ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Leather spine nearly gone, leaving sewing structure exposed ; remaining spine area covered with [?] animal glue ; hinges broken, with boards attached by binding tapes only ; sewing structure broken, causing some signatures to detach ; textblock embrittled , and with acid migration and foxing throughout ; textblock edges frayed and with losses.
System control number
(OCoLC)24825831

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