The Resource The Boston Handel and Haydn Society collection of church music : being a selection of the most approved psalm and hymn tunes : together with many beautiful extracts from the works of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and many other eminent modern composers : harmonized for three and four voices, with a figured base[sic] for the organ or piano forte

The Boston Handel and Haydn Society collection of church music : being a selection of the most approved psalm and hymn tunes : together with many beautiful extracts from the works of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and many other eminent modern composers : harmonized for three and four voices, with a figured base[sic] for the organ or piano forte

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The Boston Handel and Haydn Society collection of church music : being a selection of the most approved psalm and hymn tunes : together with many beautiful extracts from the works of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and many other eminent modern composers : harmonized for three and four voices, with a figured base[sic] for the organ or piano forte
Title
The Boston Handel and Haydn Society collection of church music
Title remainder
being a selection of the most approved psalm and hymn tunes : together with many beautiful extracts from the works of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and many other eminent modern composers : harmonized for three and four voices, with a figured base[sic] for the organ or piano forte
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
YUU
Form of composition
hymns
Format of music
unknown
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not applicable
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Handel and Haydn Society (Boston, Mass.)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1792-1872
  • 1732-1809
  • 1685-1759
  • 1757?-1822
  • 1748-1782
  • approximately 1563-1647
  • 1754-1838
  • 1731-1776
  • 1678-1727
  • 1592?-1635?
  • 1715-1783
  • 1716-1796
  • 1711-1779
  • 1758-1825
  • 1705-1741
  • 1767-1822
  • 1792-1834
  • 1726-1814
  • 1794-
  • 1865-1945
  • 1756-1808
  • 1769-1820
  • approximately 1743-1809
  • 1734-1820
  • 1726-1790
  • -1728
  • 1711-1779
  • approximately 1565-1634
  • 1735-1807
  • 1710-1782
  • 1775-1859
  • 1713-1753
  • approximately 1550-1633
  • 1766-1821
  • 1766-1843
  • 1765-1823
  • 1774-1858
  • approximately 1710-1792
  • 1774-1855
  • 1715-1783
  • 1748-1810
  • 1778-1829
  • 1760-1825
  • 1533?-1566
  • 1676-1736
  • 1752-1832
  • 1794-1820
  • 1740-1816
  • 1765-1814
  • -1580
  • active 1775-1800
  • 1699?-1783
  • 1707-1787
  • 1755-1824
  • 1687?-1743
  • 1710-1736
  • 1774-1800
  • 1698-1768
  • 1788-1872
  • 1696-1763
  • -1796
  • -1844
  • 1781-1861
  • 1740-1816
  • 1748-1829
  • 1756-1808
  • 1669?-1707
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  • -1708
  • 1783-1873
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  • 1732-1815
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  • 1762-1798
  • approximately 1734-1805
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1696-1755
  • 1773-1812
  • 1727-1816
  • 1783-1806
  • 1735-1781
  • approximately 1710-1793
  • 1738-1797
  • 1732-1815
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Haydn, Joseph
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Jackson, G. K.
  • Wainwright, Robert
  • Milton, John
  • Busby, Thomas
  • Williams, A.
  • Croft, William
  • Ravenscroft, Thomas
  • Nares, James
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Boyce, William
  • Gelinek, Joseph
  • Prelleur, Peter
  • Stanley
  • Davis, John Watson
  • Burney, Charles
  • Frost, John H. A.
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Wranitzky, Paul
  • Coombs, J. M.
  • Clark, Jeremiah
  • Haweis, Thomas
  • Madan, Martin
  • Carter, Benjamin
  • Heighington
  • Boyce, William
  • Kirbye, George
  • Miller, Edward
  • Howard, Samuel
  • Florio, C. H
  • Clark, Thomas
  • Worgan, James
  • Blankes, Edward
  • Thompson, A
  • Chappel, Samuel
  • Smith, Jno
  • Callcott, John Wall
  • Kent, John
  • Denman
  • Steibelt, Daniel
  • Nanman
  • King, C
  • Horsley, William
  • Bond, Hugh
  • Cole, John
  • Nares, James
  • Harrison
  • Lockhart, C.
  • Jacob, Benjamin
  • Husband, John J.
  • Ganthany
  • Jennings
  • Levesque
  • Burney, William
  • Darwell, J
  • Riccio, David
  • Weldon, John
  • Schelz
  • Clementi, Muzio
  • Abel, F. L.
  • Paisiello, Giovanni
  • Himmel, Friedrich Heinrich
  • Farrant, Richard
  • Costellow, T.
  • Tans'ur, William
  • Thorley, T
  • Harwood, Edward
  • Viotti, Giovanni Battista
  • Carey, Henry
  • Milgrove, Benjamin
  • Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
  • Linley, Francis
  • Knapp, William
  • Venua, F.
  • Klose
  • Wyvill
  • Paxton, W
  • Vogler, Johann Caspar
  • Delamain, Henry
  • Ashton, John
  • Novello, Vincent
  • McMurdie, J
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • William, George E
  • Cook, R
  • Shield, William
  • Mather, William
  • Clarke, Jeremiah
  • Hayes, William
  • Carolan, Turlough
  • Holdroyd, Israel
  • Tuckey, William
  • Courteville, Raphael
  • Cuthbert
  • Randall, John
  • Blow, John
  • Jackson, Thomas
  • Jones, William
  • Herman, Nikolaus
  • Pearsall, R. L.
  • Hudson
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine
  • Barthélemon, F.-H.
  • Battishill, Jonathan
  • Leach, J.
  • Smith, Is.
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Greene, Maurice
  • Wölfl, Joseph
  • Harington, Henry
  • Geary, T. A.
  • Mornington, Garrett Colley Wellesley
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Hayes, Phil.
  • Bennett, Thomas
  • Hudson
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  • Hymns, English
  • Sacred vocal music
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with piano
  • Psalmody
  • Psaltery music
  • Anthems
  • Solmization
  • Tune-books
  • Music
  • Music theory
Label
The Boston Handel and Haydn Society collection of church music : being a selection of the most approved psalm and hymn tunes : together with many beautiful extracts from the works of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and many other eminent modern composers : harmonized for three and four voices, with a figured base[sic] for the organ or piano forte
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : 1-424 432 ; wove paper
  • Compiled by Lowell Mason
  • ca. 273 hymns and tunes and ca. 23 anthems, [vocal score for SATB and occasional CTB with figured bass for piano or organ accompaniment],most with header including : metrical indication, composer or author, and degree of metronomic scale
  • Includes compositions by Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Corelli, Purcell
  • "The Handel and Haydn Society...keep two objects continually in view ... to acquire and diffuse that style and taste in performance [and] to furnish the public with...the most approved and useful compositions ... A visible improvement has taken place in the style of singing and ... in the taste of the community...these favorable appearances have animated the exertions of the society ... no collections of sacred music can be so extensively useful in this country as psalmody ... [but] attention has not been paid to correct harmony ... to remedy this defect, has been the special object of the society in the present work ... the society are happy in acknowledging their obligations to Mr. Lowell Mason ... 'a gentleman whose musical science is highly honorable to American talent'" --Pref. p. [iii]-vi
  • Jones' History of Music and Templi Carmina, Tenth Edition footnoted in preface
  • "Introduction to the art of singing" [headed by ornate, horizontal rule] : [9] unnumbered lessons explaining musical staff, clefs, notes and rests, accidentals, solmization, time, the diatonic and chromatic scales, and intervals--p. vii-xxi
  • "Lessons for the exercise of the voice" : includes major and minor scales with solmization, written in treble and bass clefs--p. [xxii]
  • "Explanation of musical terms"--p. [xxiii]
  • "Errata"--p. [xxiv]
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" ; "Metrical index"
  • "Be it remembered that on the seventh day of July, A.D. 1823, in the forty-eighth year of the Independence of the United States of America, Joseph Lewis, Secretary of the Handel and Haydn Society, of the said District has deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor", signed John W. Davis, Clerk of the District of Massachusetts--t.p. verso
  • T.p. with verse: "---- Assembled men, to the deep Organ join, / The long-resounding voice, oft breaking clear, / At solemn pauses, through the swelling Base ; / And, as each mingling flame increases each, / In one united ardour rise to Heaven!"---Thompson
  • Brown leather boards, blind-stamped with two diagonal, perpindicular lines on boards and with intersecting horizontal and vertical lines on spine
Dimensions
15 x 24 cm.
Edition
2d ed., with additions and improvements.
Extent
1 score (xxi, [3], [25]-337, [3] p.)
Note
Inscription: "Miss Elizabeth Greenleaf Gardner Noyes from her Mammma"--front flyleaf.
System control number
(OCoLC)20913890
Label
The Boston Handel and Haydn Society collection of church music : being a selection of the most approved psalm and hymn tunes : together with many beautiful extracts from the works of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and many other eminent modern composers : harmonized for three and four voices, with a figured base[sic] for the organ or piano forte
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : 1-424 432 ; wove paper
  • Compiled by Lowell Mason
  • ca. 273 hymns and tunes and ca. 23 anthems, [vocal score for SATB and occasional CTB with figured bass for piano or organ accompaniment],most with header including : metrical indication, composer or author, and degree of metronomic scale
  • Includes compositions by Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Corelli, Purcell
  • "The Handel and Haydn Society...keep two objects continually in view ... to acquire and diffuse that style and taste in performance [and] to furnish the public with...the most approved and useful compositions ... A visible improvement has taken place in the style of singing and ... in the taste of the community...these favorable appearances have animated the exertions of the society ... no collections of sacred music can be so extensively useful in this country as psalmody ... [but] attention has not been paid to correct harmony ... to remedy this defect, has been the special object of the society in the present work ... the society are happy in acknowledging their obligations to Mr. Lowell Mason ... 'a gentleman whose musical science is highly honorable to American talent'" --Pref. p. [iii]-vi
  • Jones' History of Music and Templi Carmina, Tenth Edition footnoted in preface
  • "Introduction to the art of singing" [headed by ornate, horizontal rule] : [9] unnumbered lessons explaining musical staff, clefs, notes and rests, accidentals, solmization, time, the diatonic and chromatic scales, and intervals--p. vii-xxi
  • "Lessons for the exercise of the voice" : includes major and minor scales with solmization, written in treble and bass clefs--p. [xxii]
  • "Explanation of musical terms"--p. [xxiii]
  • "Errata"--p. [xxiv]
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" ; "Metrical index"
  • "Be it remembered that on the seventh day of July, A.D. 1823, in the forty-eighth year of the Independence of the United States of America, Joseph Lewis, Secretary of the Handel and Haydn Society, of the said District has deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor", signed John W. Davis, Clerk of the District of Massachusetts--t.p. verso
  • T.p. with verse: "---- Assembled men, to the deep Organ join, / The long-resounding voice, oft breaking clear, / At solemn pauses, through the swelling Base ; / And, as each mingling flame increases each, / In one united ardour rise to Heaven!"---Thompson
  • Brown leather boards, blind-stamped with two diagonal, perpindicular lines on boards and with intersecting horizontal and vertical lines on spine
Dimensions
15 x 24 cm.
Edition
2d ed., with additions and improvements.
Extent
1 score (xxi, [3], [25]-337, [3] p.)
Note
Inscription: "Miss Elizabeth Greenleaf Gardner Noyes from her Mammma"--front flyleaf.
System control number
(OCoLC)20913890

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