The Resource The Bay State collection of church music : comprising a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, chants, choruses, and set pieces, original and selected. Together with a complete course of elementary exercises, solfeggios, and singing school lessons: the whole forming a complete manual of church music, for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools, by A. N. Johnson, Josiah Osgood, & Sumner Hill

The Bay State collection of church music : comprising a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, chants, choruses, and set pieces, original and selected. Together with a complete course of elementary exercises, solfeggios, and singing school lessons: the whole forming a complete manual of church music, for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools, by A. N. Johnson, Josiah Osgood, & Sumner Hill

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The Bay State collection of church music : comprising a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, chants, choruses, and set pieces, original and selected. Together with a complete course of elementary exercises, solfeggios, and singing school lessons: the whole forming a complete manual of church music, for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools
Title
The Bay State collection of church music
Title remainder
comprising a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, chants, choruses, and set pieces, original and selected. Together with a complete course of elementary exercises, solfeggios, and singing school lessons: the whole forming a complete manual of church music, for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools
Statement of responsibility
by A. N. Johnson, Josiah Osgood, & Sumner Hill
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BHA
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1817-1892
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Johnson, A. N.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1765-1844
  • 1728-1804
  • 1807-1874
  • 1738-1801
  • 1767-1822
  • 1746-1800
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1767-1821
  • 1585-1672
  • 1740-1816
  • 1757-1836
  • 1792-1872
  • 1819-1890
  • 1801-1869
  • 1761-1833
  • 1733-1796
  • 1808-1832
  • 1814-1899
  • fl. 1833-1856
  • 1774-1858
  • 1792-1844
  • 1770-1827
  • 1758-1842
  • 1740-1802
  • 1748-1810
  • 1774-1800
  • 1711-1779
  • 1737-1806
  • 1773-1836
  • 1708-1777
  • 1748-1820
  • 1741-1801
  • 1716-1796
  • 1497?-1572
  • 1836-1879
  • 1707-1787
  • 1800-1862
  • 1824 or 1825-1895
  • 1778-1858
  • 1792-1872
  • 1771-1854
  • 1711-1779
  • 1655-1718
  • 1719-1789
  • 1714-1774
  • 1715-1783
  • 1648-1710
  • 1539 or 1540-1623
  • 1787-1864
  • 1865-1945
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  • Mazzinghi, Joseph
  • Hiller, Johann Adam
  • Edmands, B. Franklin
  • Battishill, Jonathan
  • Stanley
  • Hill, Sumner
  • Osgood, Josiah
  • Billings, William
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Cuzens, Benjamin
  • Romberg, Andreas
  • Schultz, Heinrich
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Read, Daniel
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Tuckerman, S. Parkman
  • Prouty, Elijah King
  • Stevenson, John
  • Dupuis, Thomas Sanders
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine, 1710-1778
  • Dutton, D.
  • Babcock, William R.
  • Turner, John
  • Horsley, William
  • Tucker
  • Pollock, George
  • Spofforth, Reginald
  • Swan, Timothy
  • Arnold, Samuel
  • Harrison
  • Linley, Francis
  • Boyce, William
  • Lockhart, C.
  • Haydn, Michael
  • Nägeli, Hans Georg
  • Jennings
  • Hayes, William
  • Edson, Lewis
  • Naumann, Johann Gottlieb
  • Milgrove, Benjamin
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Tye, Christopher
  • Havergal, Frances Ridley
  • Harwood, Edward
  • Nelson, S.
  • Johnson, J. C.
  • Neukomm, Sigismund
  • Bowring, John
  • Montgomery, James
  • Boyce, William
  • Goodson, Richard
  • Hawkins, John
  • Jommelli, Nicolò
  • Nares, James
  • Aldrich, Henry
  • Byrd, William
  • Malan, Cesar
  • Bode, H
  • Lentz, Leopold
  • Besley
  • Gilman, P. S
  • Frid, John C
  • Patten, George
  • Lithgow
  • Pratt, George
  • Nolan, S
  • Chard
  • Elden
  • Loper
  • Geness
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Wilkins, Carter & Co
  • Huntington and Savage
  • Pratt, Woodford & Co
  • Cady & Burgess
  • A. S. Barnes & Co
  • Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co
  • Lindsay & Blakiston
  • Henry Perkins
  • Cushing & Brother
  • William Alling and D. Hoyt
  • Geo. H. Derby & Co
  • Mark H. Newman & Co
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  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with continuo
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
  • Anthems
  • Chants
  • Singing
Label
The Bay State collection of church music : comprising a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, chants, choruses, and set pieces, original and selected. Together with a complete course of elementary exercises, solfeggios, and singing school lessons: the whole forming a complete manual of church music, for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools, by A. N. Johnson, Josiah Osgood, & Sumner Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-434 ; wove paper
  • ca. 385 hymns with tunes ; with figured bass ; each headed by title, meter, and composer ; ca. 20 chants for SATB ; in close score ; without additional accompaniment ; ca. 32 anthems, choruses, and set pieces ; for SATB ; with figured bass or piano accompaniment ; each headed by title, most with composition type and composer -- p. [3]-13
  • "Exercises for singing classes" : 175 vocal exercises -- p. 14-32 ; "Lessons for singing classes" : 12 songs for SATB -- p. 32-40 ; "Exercises for choirs and advanced classes" : 44 more advanced vocal exercises -- p. 40-54
  • Indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. 344 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 346 ; "Chants" -- p. 346 ; "Anthems, choruses and set pieces" -- p. 346 ; "Chorister's index" -- p. 347-352
  • Copyright statement : dated 1849 -- p. [2]
  • "Stereotyped by A. B. Kidder, 7 Cornhill" -- p. [2]
  • Preface : "Elementary principles : ... progressive exercises have been inserted in consecutive order ... Solfeggios and vocal exercises ... are found ... for the purpose of acquiring control of the voice and fluency of execution ... Standard tunes ... contained in a form which occupies little room [and] ... have stood the test of years ... Metrical index ... contains some directions by which hymns of one metre, can be appropriately sung to tunes of other metres ... The index commencing on page 347, is designed to aid choristers in selecting appropriate tunes for hymns used in public worship ... [and] contains the first line of the words set to all the tunes in this book ..." -- p. [2]
  • Quarter-calf binding with pressed oblong boards and tan paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information framed by ornamental border ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher ; front cover also contains additional publishing information not printed on t.p. : "Published by Wilkins, Carter & Co. and B. B. Mussey & Co ; New York : M. H. Newman & Co. ; Huntington and Savage ; Pratt, Woodford & Co. ; Cady & Burgess, and A. S. Barnes & Co. ; Philadelphia : Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ; Lindsay & Blakiston, and Henry Perkins ; Baltimore : Cushing & Brother ; Rochester, N. Y. : Wm. Alling and D. Hoyt ; Buffalo : G. H. Derby & Co."
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (352 p.)
Note
Inscriptions : "Laurence"[?] -- pencilled on front endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)861493
Label
The Bay State collection of church music : comprising a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, chants, choruses, and set pieces, original and selected. Together with a complete course of elementary exercises, solfeggios, and singing school lessons: the whole forming a complete manual of church music, for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools, by A. N. Johnson, Josiah Osgood, & Sumner Hill
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-434 ; wove paper
  • ca. 385 hymns with tunes ; with figured bass ; each headed by title, meter, and composer ; ca. 20 chants for SATB ; in close score ; without additional accompaniment ; ca. 32 anthems, choruses, and set pieces ; for SATB ; with figured bass or piano accompaniment ; each headed by title, most with composition type and composer -- p. [3]-13
  • "Exercises for singing classes" : 175 vocal exercises -- p. 14-32 ; "Lessons for singing classes" : 12 songs for SATB -- p. 32-40 ; "Exercises for choirs and advanced classes" : 44 more advanced vocal exercises -- p. 40-54
  • Indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. 344 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 346 ; "Chants" -- p. 346 ; "Anthems, choruses and set pieces" -- p. 346 ; "Chorister's index" -- p. 347-352
  • Copyright statement : dated 1849 -- p. [2]
  • "Stereotyped by A. B. Kidder, 7 Cornhill" -- p. [2]
  • Preface : "Elementary principles : ... progressive exercises have been inserted in consecutive order ... Solfeggios and vocal exercises ... are found ... for the purpose of acquiring control of the voice and fluency of execution ... Standard tunes ... contained in a form which occupies little room [and] ... have stood the test of years ... Metrical index ... contains some directions by which hymns of one metre, can be appropriately sung to tunes of other metres ... The index commencing on page 347, is designed to aid choristers in selecting appropriate tunes for hymns used in public worship ... [and] contains the first line of the words set to all the tunes in this book ..." -- p. [2]
  • Quarter-calf binding with pressed oblong boards and tan paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information framed by ornamental border ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher ; front cover also contains additional publishing information not printed on t.p. : "Published by Wilkins, Carter & Co. and B. B. Mussey & Co ; New York : M. H. Newman & Co. ; Huntington and Savage ; Pratt, Woodford & Co. ; Cady & Burgess, and A. S. Barnes & Co. ; Philadelphia : Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ; Lindsay & Blakiston, and Henry Perkins ; Baltimore : Cushing & Brother ; Rochester, N. Y. : Wm. Alling and D. Hoyt ; Buffalo : G. H. Derby & Co."
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (352 p.)
Note
Inscriptions : "Laurence"[?] -- pencilled on front endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)861493

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