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The Resource The American hymn and tune book : containing about 1000 hymns, adapted to nearly 300 of the most popular and useful tunes, ancient and modern. For use in public worship, prayer, conference, and camp meetings, Sudnay schools, seminaries, and the family or social circle, by G.S. Stevens, M.D. and Rev. W. McDonald

The American hymn and tune book : containing about 1000 hymns, adapted to nearly 300 of the most popular and useful tunes, ancient and modern. For use in public worship, prayer, conference, and camp meetings, Sudnay schools, seminaries, and the family or social circle, by G.S. Stevens, M.D. and Rev. W. McDonald

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The American hymn and tune book : containing about 1000 hymns, adapted to nearly 300 of the most popular and useful tunes, ancient and modern. For use in public worship, prayer, conference, and camp meetings, Sudnay schools, seminaries, and the family or social circle
Title
The American hymn and tune book
Title remainder
containing about 1000 hymns, adapted to nearly 300 of the most popular and useful tunes, ancient and modern. For use in public worship, prayer, conference, and camp meetings, Sudnay schools, seminaries, and the family or social circle
Statement of responsibility
by G.S. Stevens, M.D. and Rev. W. McDonald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stevens, G. S
Form of composition
hymns
Format of music
voice score with accompaniment omitted
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Read, Daniel
  • Emerson, L.O.
  • Harrison
  • Bradbury, William B.
  • Oliver, Henry K.
  • Woodbury, I.B.
  • Coles, George
  • Stanley
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Edson, Lewis
  • Knapp, William
  • Kingsley, George
  • Holdroyd, Israel
  • Zeuner, Charles
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Burney, Charles
  • Swan, Timothy
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine
  • Tans'ur, William
  • Gould, Nathaniel D.
  • Mansfield, D.H
  • Dutton, D.
  • Holden, Oliver
  • Gardiner, William
  • Billings, William
  • Ravenscroft, Thomas
  • Randall, John
  • Jones, William
  • Hastings, Thomas
  • Herman, Nikolaus
  • Greene, Maurice
  • Smith, Is.
  • Mornington, Garrett Colley Wellesley
  • Williams, A.
  • Jackson, Samuel
  • Carey, Henry
  • Clark, Thomas
  • Pond, Sylvanus Billings
  • Schnyder von Wartensee, Franz Xaver
  • Malan, Cesar
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Hackett, Charles D
  • Webb, George James
  • Smith, Samuel Francis
  • West, Elisha
  • Root, George F.
  • Zundel, John
  • Clarke-Whitfeld, John
  • Perronet, Edward
  • Steele, Anne
  • Merrick, James
  • Hammond, Henry
  • Ken, Thomas
  • Bathurst, William Hiley
  • Heber, Reginald
  • Cennick, John
  • Barbauld
  • Marsden, Joshua
  • Beddome, Benjamin
  • Blacklock, Thomas
  • Newton, John
  • Cunningham, John
  • Haweis, Thomas
  • Muhlenberg, William Augustus
  • Conder, John
  • Toplady, Augustus
  • Pierpont, James
  • Palmer, Ray
  • Chapin, E.H.
  • Oberlin
  • Stennett, Samuel
  • Bowring, John
  • Seagrave, Robert
  • Franc, William
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Horsley
  • Huss, John
  • Taylor, Virgil Corydon
  • Williams
  • Cranfield, William
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  • Maxim, Abraham
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  • Beames, Clare W
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  • Rickard, J
  • Wells, Henry
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  • Shrubsole, W.
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  • Downes, Lewis Thomas
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http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) Unaccompanied
Label
The American hymn and tune book : containing about 1000 hymns, adapted to nearly 300 of the most popular and useful tunes, ancient and modern. For use in public worship, prayer, conference, and camp meetings, Sudnay schools, seminaries, and the family or social circle, by G.S. Stevens, M.D. and Rev. W. McDonald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]1° 21° 3-58 5x8 6-238 ; additional erroneous signature markings throughout ; wove paper
  • ca. 939 hymns with 275 corresponding tunes and 2 chants ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; each headed by title, meter, and composer (authors listed in index) ; chants in close score for SATB
  • Includes indexes : "Index of hymns" -- p. [368]-375 ; "Alphabetical index of tunes" -- p. [376]-377 ; "Index of fugues tunes" -- p. 377 ; "Index of subjects" -- p. [378]-383
  • Copyright statement : dated 1860 -- t.p
  • Preface : " ... The fact that the science of music is far better understood by the people than it was twenty years ago has much to do with the present demand for congregational singing ... The object ... of this work is to meet the growing demand for a book suitable for all occasions on which the people meet to praise the Lord ... A Large number of hymns ... are found in The Methodist hymn book [and] ... are correspondingly numbered ... It has been thought best to introduce a few celebrated chorals ... The "Old Folks" music has been inserted without the least alteration ... this work will be found well adapted to Sunday schools ... [and] camp meetings ..." (Signed by W. McDonald and G. S. Stevens. Providence, May 8th, 1860) -- p. [3]-4
  • Includes hymns by Montgomery, Charles Wesley, John Wesley, Samuel Wesly Sr., Isaac Watts, Tate and Brady, Sternhold, Doddridge, and Cowper
  • Includes compositions by Mozart, Mazzinghi, Pleyel, Purcell, Handel, Haydn, Luther, Rousseau and von Weber and selections from New York choralist, Wesleyan tune-book. Carter's psalter, Sabbath hymn and tune book, and the Scotch psalter
  • Binding of brown calico-texture cloth ; covers stamped with wide and narrow rule frame ; spine bears title : "American hymn and tune book" in gold ; heavy yellow endpapers
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
1 score (383 p.)
Lccn
45047776
Note
Inscriptions : illegible signature in iron gall ink -- front pastedown ; "Louis Payne [?]. Geo. Town [?] or Faun [?] D. D." -- front endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4654356
Label
The American hymn and tune book : containing about 1000 hymns, adapted to nearly 300 of the most popular and useful tunes, ancient and modern. For use in public worship, prayer, conference, and camp meetings, Sudnay schools, seminaries, and the family or social circle, by G.S. Stevens, M.D. and Rev. W. McDonald
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]1° 21° 3-58 5x8 6-238 ; additional erroneous signature markings throughout ; wove paper
  • ca. 939 hymns with 275 corresponding tunes and 2 chants ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; each headed by title, meter, and composer (authors listed in index) ; chants in close score for SATB
  • Includes indexes : "Index of hymns" -- p. [368]-375 ; "Alphabetical index of tunes" -- p. [376]-377 ; "Index of fugues tunes" -- p. 377 ; "Index of subjects" -- p. [378]-383
  • Copyright statement : dated 1860 -- t.p
  • Preface : " ... The fact that the science of music is far better understood by the people than it was twenty years ago has much to do with the present demand for congregational singing ... The object ... of this work is to meet the growing demand for a book suitable for all occasions on which the people meet to praise the Lord ... A Large number of hymns ... are found in The Methodist hymn book [and] ... are correspondingly numbered ... It has been thought best to introduce a few celebrated chorals ... The "Old Folks" music has been inserted without the least alteration ... this work will be found well adapted to Sunday schools ... [and] camp meetings ..." (Signed by W. McDonald and G. S. Stevens. Providence, May 8th, 1860) -- p. [3]-4
  • Includes hymns by Montgomery, Charles Wesley, John Wesley, Samuel Wesly Sr., Isaac Watts, Tate and Brady, Sternhold, Doddridge, and Cowper
  • Includes compositions by Mozart, Mazzinghi, Pleyel, Purcell, Handel, Haydn, Luther, Rousseau and von Weber and selections from New York choralist, Wesleyan tune-book. Carter's psalter, Sabbath hymn and tune book, and the Scotch psalter
  • Binding of brown calico-texture cloth ; covers stamped with wide and narrow rule frame ; spine bears title : "American hymn and tune book" in gold ; heavy yellow endpapers
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
1 score (383 p.)
Lccn
45047776
Note
Inscriptions : illegible signature in iron gall ink -- front pastedown ; "Louis Payne [?]. Geo. Town [?] or Faun [?] D. D." -- front endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4654356

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