The Resource The Academy vocalist : or, Vocal music arranged for the use of seminaries, high schools, singing classes, etc., by George F. Root ; including a complete course of elementary instruction, vocal exercises and solfeggios by Lowell Mason

The Academy vocalist : or, Vocal music arranged for the use of seminaries, high schools, singing classes, etc., by George F. Root ; including a complete course of elementary instruction, vocal exercises and solfeggios by Lowell Mason

Label
The Academy vocalist : or, Vocal music arranged for the use of seminaries, high schools, singing classes, etc.
Title
The Academy vocalist
Title remainder
or, Vocal music arranged for the use of seminaries, high schools, singing classes, etc.
Statement of responsibility
by George F. Root ; including a complete course of elementary instruction, vocal exercises and solfeggios by Lowell Mason
Title variation
Vocal music arranged for the use of seminaries, high schools, singing classes, etc
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
NDD
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1820-1895
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Root, George F.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1792-1872
  • 1816-1868
  • 1807-1865
  • 1784-1855
  • approximately 1779-
  • 1800-1862
  • 1775-
  • 1825-1893
  • 1754-1825
  • 1786-1855
  • 1794-1847
  • 1758-1832
  • 1813-1870
  • 1802-1890
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  • 1829-1908
  • 1731-1776
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  • Mason, Lowell
  • Bradbury, William B.
  • Jefferys, Charles
  • Keller, Karl
  • Voigt, Augustus
  • Nelson, S.
  • Rawlings, T. A.
  • Horn, August
  • Winter, Peter von
  • Bishop, Henry R.
  • Rooke, W. M.
  • Zelter, Carl Friedrich
  • Glover, Stephen
  • Blockley, John
  • Barnett, John
  • Rodwell, G. Herbert,
  • Mason, William
  • Williams, A.
  • Johnson, A. N.
  • Hérold, Ferdinand
  • Bowring, John
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Hurka
  • Root, E. Towner
  • Lowve, Carl
  • Lincoln, H. T
  • Mason Brothers
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  • Hymns, English
  • Sacred vocal music
  • School songbooks
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices)
  • Choruses, secular (Mixed voices)
  • Music
  • Music theory
Label
The Academy vocalist : or, Vocal music arranged for the use of seminaries, high schools, singing classes, etc., by George F. Root ; including a complete course of elementary instruction, vocal exercises and solfeggios by Lowell Mason
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 28 [3] 48 [5]8 6-78 [8]8 [9]8 10-138 ; wove paper
  • ca. 112 songs for 1-3 voices ; many with piano accompaniment ; each headed by title and author/composer ; 3 chants set for four voices ; Old hundredth set for four voices
  • "Elements of vocal music" " Prefatory remarks, followed by 27 numbered lessons with musical illustrations and 195 "Practical exercises", including intervals, rounds, and vocalization exercises. -- p. [3]-48
  • Copyright statement : dated 1852
  • Includes indexes : "Table of contents" : arranged alphabetically ; "Pieces for various occasions" : some pieces included under topical headings : Opening of school ; Close of the week ; Songs of meeting ; songs of parting ; Graduates songs ; Death ; Christmas ; New Years ; Close of the year ; Fourth of July ; May Day ; Opening of concert ; Vacation song. -- p. [1] at back of book
  • Compiler's note : "I have placed the bass clef on the lower staff in this book, for convenience of playing ... I have written a few solos for high soprano voices ... An agreeable effect will be produced [in some pieces] ... by having the single parts sung by chorus and the trio by three well balanced voices ..." (signed G. F. R. New York. Feb. 1852) -- t.p. verso
  • Includes compositions by Cherubini, Sabbatini, Bellini, Rosini, Donizetti, Mendelssohn, Handel, and Weber
  • Tan paper-covered boards, cloth spine; front cover bears t.p. information and is framed by modified Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisment for Mason Brothers
Dimensions
16 x 24 cm.
Extent
1 score (207 p., [1] p.)
Note
Nutter Metcalf copy: Inscriptions "William H. Daniel" -- pencilled in child's hand on front pastedown and on p. 48 ; piece of blue, ruled paper pasted onto back inside board with math sums pencilled, "A. B. Scrivener in pen, and drawing of heads ; full name of author added to printed initials of author (G. F. R.) throughout item ; Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)7495004
Label
The Academy vocalist : or, Vocal music arranged for the use of seminaries, high schools, singing classes, etc., by George F. Root ; including a complete course of elementary instruction, vocal exercises and solfeggios by Lowell Mason
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 28 [3] 48 [5]8 6-78 [8]8 [9]8 10-138 ; wove paper
  • ca. 112 songs for 1-3 voices ; many with piano accompaniment ; each headed by title and author/composer ; 3 chants set for four voices ; Old hundredth set for four voices
  • "Elements of vocal music" " Prefatory remarks, followed by 27 numbered lessons with musical illustrations and 195 "Practical exercises", including intervals, rounds, and vocalization exercises. -- p. [3]-48
  • Copyright statement : dated 1852
  • Includes indexes : "Table of contents" : arranged alphabetically ; "Pieces for various occasions" : some pieces included under topical headings : Opening of school ; Close of the week ; Songs of meeting ; songs of parting ; Graduates songs ; Death ; Christmas ; New Years ; Close of the year ; Fourth of July ; May Day ; Opening of concert ; Vacation song. -- p. [1] at back of book
  • Compiler's note : "I have placed the bass clef on the lower staff in this book, for convenience of playing ... I have written a few solos for high soprano voices ... An agreeable effect will be produced [in some pieces] ... by having the single parts sung by chorus and the trio by three well balanced voices ..." (signed G. F. R. New York. Feb. 1852) -- t.p. verso
  • Includes compositions by Cherubini, Sabbatini, Bellini, Rosini, Donizetti, Mendelssohn, Handel, and Weber
  • Tan paper-covered boards, cloth spine; front cover bears t.p. information and is framed by modified Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisment for Mason Brothers
Dimensions
16 x 24 cm.
Extent
1 score (207 p., [1] p.)
Note
Nutter Metcalf copy: Inscriptions "William H. Daniel" -- pencilled in child's hand on front pastedown and on p. 48 ; piece of blue, ruled paper pasted onto back inside board with math sums pencilled, "A. B. Scrivener in pen, and drawing of heads ; full name of author added to printed initials of author (G. F. R.) throughout item ; Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)7495004

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