The Resource Song treasury : a collection of songs and music, especially adapted for Sunday-schools, praise and prayer meetings, church choirs and the home circle. Also containing selections for church festivals, Sunday-school anniversaries, concerts, etc. Together with a complete course of elementary instruction in vocal music, so simplified as to bring within the comprehension of all the art of reading music at sight, by J. H. Kurzenknabe

Song treasury : a collection of songs and music, especially adapted for Sunday-schools, praise and prayer meetings, church choirs and the home circle. Also containing selections for church festivals, Sunday-school anniversaries, concerts, etc. Together with a complete course of elementary instruction in vocal music, so simplified as to bring within the comprehension of all the art of reading music at sight, by J. H. Kurzenknabe

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Song treasury : a collection of songs and music, especially adapted for Sunday-schools, praise and prayer meetings, church choirs and the home circle. Also containing selections for church festivals, Sunday-school anniversaries, concerts, etc. Together with a complete course of elementary instruction in vocal music, so simplified as to bring within the comprehension of all the art of reading music at sight
Title
Song treasury
Title remainder
a collection of songs and music, especially adapted for Sunday-schools, praise and prayer meetings, church choirs and the home circle. Also containing selections for church festivals, Sunday-school anniversaries, concerts, etc. Together with a complete course of elementary instruction in vocal music, so simplified as to bring within the comprehension of all the art of reading music at sight
Statement of responsibility
by J. H. Kurzenknabe
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PHA
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Kurzenknabe, J. H.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
close score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1771-1798
  • 1828-1896
  • 1850-1923
  • 1841-1897
  • b. 1840
  • 1834-1907
  • 1832-1893
  • b. 1839
  • 1837-1899
  • 1834-
  • 1839-1929
  • 1828-1904
  • 1813-1843
  • 1842-1928
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, E. H.
  • Todd, Robert W
  • Harris, F. B.
  • Luckenbach, W. H.
  • Kerr, Robert P.
  • Ogden, W. A.
  • Tenney, J. H.
  • Hood, John J
  • Palmer, H. R.
  • Bentley, W. Warren
  • Baltzell, I.
  • Davis, Frank M.
  • Sweney, John R.
  • Hodges, D. F.
  • Hoffman, E. A.
  • Rankin, Jeremiah Eames
  • Boyle, J. T.
  • M'Cheyne, Robert Murray
  • Ashbaugh, Lizzie
  • Orwig, P. S
  • Atchinson, J. B
  • Unangst, E
  • Naton
  • Mitchell, William
  • Price, T. T
  • Hammaker, A
  • Ellsworth, E. C
  • Sanders, G. A
  • Young, H. A
  • Koch, D. H
  • Weaver, J. O
  • Sanders, Harry
  • Ellenberger, S. B
  • Dise, B. S
  • Mentzer, L. L
  • Swartz, Joel
  • Leinbach, L
  • Chadwick, Fanny
  • Mund, E. D
  • Parker, E. P
  • Kimball, H. Mcewen
  • Cushing, William O
  • Bingley, Harvey
  • Brookings, Lena E
  • Gunnison, E. Norman
  • Haskell, W. G
  • Morrison, Samuel
  • Kurzenknabe, Harry J
  • Slaughenhaup, J. William
  • Leslie, J. H
  • Melott, Mary L
  • Staples, R. G
  • Nutter, Charles S.
  • Crider & Brother
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hymns, English
  • Hymns
  • Children's songs
  • Music
Label
Song treasury : a collection of songs and music, especially adapted for Sunday-schools, praise and prayer meetings, church choirs and the home circle. Also containing selections for church festivals, Sunday-school anniversaries, concerts, etc. Together with a complete course of elementary instruction in vocal music, so simplified as to bring within the comprehension of all the art of reading music at sight, by J. H. Kurzenknabe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • ca. 170 hymns with tunes ; in close score ; form 1-4 voices with harmonies for SATB and/or keyboard accompaniment ; each headed by title (in black letter fraktur), quote of scripture and author/composer names ; some with instructions for performance and/or staging
  • "Theory of music" [with running header : "Elementary department"] : 26 numbered chapters on rudiments of music -- p. 3-35
  • "Practical department" : [12] practical vocal exercises, numbered xxviii-xxxviii, plus one unnumbered exercise ; includes solfege and part-singing -- p. 35-48
  • Indexes : "Index" -- p. 174-176 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 176 ; "Church festivals" -- p. 176 ; "Anniversary, class and concert" -- p. 176
  • Copyright statement : dated 1879 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... good spiritual hymns, set to soul-stirring music, are an important factor to the success of every live Sunday school ... especial attention is called to the following ... features ... spiritual hymns ... good music ... especially adapted to the Sunday school ... a complete selection of standard meter tunes ... church festivals ... anniversar[ies] and entertainment find ample recognition ... Elementary and practical departments of the theory of music ... [with] a full singing class department with solos, quartettes, choruses, glees ... over 70 of the best ... hymn and music writers ... 176 pages, filled with about 170 songs ..." -- t.p. verso
  • Includes works by the compiler, F. Havergal, E. S. Lorenz, H. S. Perkins, E. Perronet, F. Crosby, M. A. Kidder, L. Mason, von Wartensee, S. Stanley, Handel, Read, Dutton, T. Smith, Rousseau, S. B. Marsh, von Weber, A. N. Johnson, Luther, Burder, Arne, Hastings, and Malan
  • Brown linen binding with miniature oblong boards and salmon-colored paper covers ; front covers bears engraved vignette of flowing river, with banners bearing hymn titles and t.p. information ; back cover bears list of contributors to the volume
Dimensions
14 x 18 cm.
Extent
1 close score (176 p.)
Note
  • Inscription : "1879" in Nutter's hand -- t.p. ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Textblock extremely embrittled ; paper tearing nearing sewing structure ; covers soiled ; cap damage ; foxing and other soiling to paper.
System control number
(OCoLC)3009836
Label
Song treasury : a collection of songs and music, especially adapted for Sunday-schools, praise and prayer meetings, church choirs and the home circle. Also containing selections for church festivals, Sunday-school anniversaries, concerts, etc. Together with a complete course of elementary instruction in vocal music, so simplified as to bring within the comprehension of all the art of reading music at sight, by J. H. Kurzenknabe
Publication
Note
  • ca. 170 hymns with tunes ; in close score ; form 1-4 voices with harmonies for SATB and/or keyboard accompaniment ; each headed by title (in black letter fraktur), quote of scripture and author/composer names ; some with instructions for performance and/or staging
  • "Theory of music" [with running header : "Elementary department"] : 26 numbered chapters on rudiments of music -- p. 3-35
  • "Practical department" : [12] practical vocal exercises, numbered xxviii-xxxviii, plus one unnumbered exercise ; includes solfege and part-singing -- p. 35-48
  • Indexes : "Index" -- p. 174-176 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 176 ; "Church festivals" -- p. 176 ; "Anniversary, class and concert" -- p. 176
  • Copyright statement : dated 1879 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... good spiritual hymns, set to soul-stirring music, are an important factor to the success of every live Sunday school ... especial attention is called to the following ... features ... spiritual hymns ... good music ... especially adapted to the Sunday school ... a complete selection of standard meter tunes ... church festivals ... anniversar[ies] and entertainment find ample recognition ... Elementary and practical departments of the theory of music ... [with] a full singing class department with solos, quartettes, choruses, glees ... over 70 of the best ... hymn and music writers ... 176 pages, filled with about 170 songs ..." -- t.p. verso
  • Includes works by the compiler, F. Havergal, E. S. Lorenz, H. S. Perkins, E. Perronet, F. Crosby, M. A. Kidder, L. Mason, von Wartensee, S. Stanley, Handel, Read, Dutton, T. Smith, Rousseau, S. B. Marsh, von Weber, A. N. Johnson, Luther, Burder, Arne, Hastings, and Malan
  • Brown linen binding with miniature oblong boards and salmon-colored paper covers ; front covers bears engraved vignette of flowing river, with banners bearing hymn titles and t.p. information ; back cover bears list of contributors to the volume
Dimensions
14 x 18 cm.
Extent
1 close score (176 p.)
Note
  • Inscription : "1879" in Nutter's hand -- t.p. ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Textblock extremely embrittled ; paper tearing nearing sewing structure ; covers soiled ; cap damage ; foxing and other soiling to paper.
System control number
(OCoLC)3009836

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