The Resource The Boston collection of psalm and hymn tunes : with new and correct harmony : intended for the use of schools and church choirs

The Boston collection of psalm and hymn tunes : with new and correct harmony : intended for the use of schools and church choirs

Label
The Boston collection of psalm and hymn tunes : with new and correct harmony : intended for the use of schools and church choirs
Title
The Boston collection of psalm and hymn tunes
Title remainder
with new and correct harmony : intended for the use of schools and church choirs
Contributor
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
PLF
Form of composition
hymns
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1789-1850
  • 1797-1869
  • 1804-1886
  • 1696-1755
  • 1731-1776
  • -approximately 1800
  • 1716-1796
  • 1726-1814
  • 1708-1781
  • approximately 1710-1793
  • 1788-1872
  • 1726-1790
  • active 1775-1800
  • 1707-1787
  • 1783-1806
  • 1730-1786
  • 1670-1738
  • 1752-1832
  • approximately 1710-1792
  • 1717-1799
  • 1735-1781
  • 1726-1800
  • 1783-1873
  • 1748-1782
  • 1775-1859
  • 1740-1802
  • 1710-1778
  • 1770-1827
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1765-1844
  • 1762-1798
  • 1767-1822
  • 1760-1825
  • 1711-1779
  • 1740-1816
  • 1792-1872
  • 1808-1832
  • 1761-1826
  • 1746-1800
  • 1757-1836
  • 1762-1820
  • 1748-1820
  • 1758-1842
  • fl. 1770
  • 1749-1826
  • 1752-1804
  • 1756-1827 or 1828
  • 1764-1838
  • 1754-1804
  • 1774-1856
  • 1762-1796
  • 1756-1808
  • 1865-1945
  • d. 1865
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lincoln, Ezra
  • Marsh, Bela
  • Capen, Nahum
  • Greene, Maurice
  • Williams, A.
  • Holdroyd, Israel
  • Smith, Is.
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Burney, Charles
  • Tuckey, William
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Venua, F.
  • Thorley, T
  • Madan, Martin
  • Costellow, T.
  • Wyvill
  • Harwood, Edward
  • Geary, T. A.
  • Sacchini, Antonio
  • Carolan, Turlough
  • Burder, George
  • Bond, Hugh
  • Cuzens, Benjamin
  • Randall, John
  • Mornington, Garrett Colley Wellesley
  • Jones, William
  • Cuthbert
  • Lucas
  • Jackson, Thomas
  • Wainwright, Robert
  • Clark, Thomas
  • Arnold, Samuel
  • Milgrove, Benjamin
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine
  • Dalmer
  • Spofforth, Reginald
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Holden, Oliver
  • Leach, J.
  • Stanley
  • Husband, J.
  • Boyce, William
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Lockhart, C.
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Dutton, D.
  • Kimball, Jacob
  • Billings, William
  • Read, Daniel
  • Holyoke, Samuel
  • Edson, Lewis
  • Swan, Timothy
  • Stephenson, Joseph
  • Gillet, Alexander
  • Wood, Abraham
  • Chandler, Solomon
  • Ingalls, Jeremiah
  • Gram, Hans
  • Braham, John
  • Storace, Stephen
  • Mather, M
  • Bennett, Thomas
  • Mather, William
  • Frothingham
  • Delamain, Charles
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Lyon, Gardner P.
  • Shoel, Thomas
  • Marsh, Capen and Lyon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with continuo
  • Music
  • Psalmody
Label
The Boston collection of psalm and hymn tunes : with new and correct harmony : intended for the use of schools and church choirs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 21 3-124 16-194 22-244 24x6 ; numerous missignings ; wove paper
  • ca. 280 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with figured bass ; each headed by title, meter, and composer ; 1 anthem ; for tenor solo and SATB chorus ; with piano/organ accompaniment
  • "Rudiments of music" : with musical illustrations -- p. [vii]-xii
  • "Some of the marks and terms used in music" -- p. xii
  • Includes indexes : "Metrical index" -- p. [301] ; "General index" -- p. [302]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1834 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... to render this collection the more easy ... none but the most simple keys have been employed ... many tunes ... will thus be rendered easy of execution. Organists of little skill and experience, may undertake them with confidence ... In many cases, the third line ... is given twice ; once with full harmony ... and once as a duet for two trebles ... The second part contains upwards of fifty tunes by ... New England [composers] ... [to which] the Editor has always retained a strong attachment ... [and] were harmonized in the years 1831 and 1832 ... The third part consists of tunes and pieces which ... have not been published ... in any collection of church music ..." -- p. [iii]-vi
  • Preface (ctd.) : "In three or four places, it will be percieved that the pages are not numbered in regular succession. This peculiarity has not arisen from any deficiency or omission, but was purposely introduced, for the convenience of making future additions ..." -- p. xii
  • Includes compositions by Luther, Purcell, Handel, Haydn, Pleyel, Rousseau and Corelli ; includes selections from A. Williams' collection, Tans'urs collection, Addington's collection, Harmonia sacra, Weyman's collection, and Shore's psalmody
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information, including publisheing information not appearing on t.p
Contents
Part 1. Popular European tunes -- Part 2. American tunes formerly popular, by Billings, Holyoke, Read, Holden, and others -- Part 3. Tunes not contained in other collections
Dimensions
15 x 24 cm.
Extent
1 score (xii, [101]-180, [205]-236, [253]-276, 291 p., i.e., [156] p.)
Note
Different text tipped in over original text of preface ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)9173850
Label
The Boston collection of psalm and hymn tunes : with new and correct harmony : intended for the use of schools and church choirs
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 21 3-124 16-194 22-244 24x6 ; numerous missignings ; wove paper
  • ca. 280 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with figured bass ; each headed by title, meter, and composer ; 1 anthem ; for tenor solo and SATB chorus ; with piano/organ accompaniment
  • "Rudiments of music" : with musical illustrations -- p. [vii]-xii
  • "Some of the marks and terms used in music" -- p. xii
  • Includes indexes : "Metrical index" -- p. [301] ; "General index" -- p. [302]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1834 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... to render this collection the more easy ... none but the most simple keys have been employed ... many tunes ... will thus be rendered easy of execution. Organists of little skill and experience, may undertake them with confidence ... In many cases, the third line ... is given twice ; once with full harmony ... and once as a duet for two trebles ... The second part contains upwards of fifty tunes by ... New England [composers] ... [to which] the Editor has always retained a strong attachment ... [and] were harmonized in the years 1831 and 1832 ... The third part consists of tunes and pieces which ... have not been published ... in any collection of church music ..." -- p. [iii]-vi
  • Preface (ctd.) : "In three or four places, it will be percieved that the pages are not numbered in regular succession. This peculiarity has not arisen from any deficiency or omission, but was purposely introduced, for the convenience of making future additions ..." -- p. xii
  • Includes compositions by Luther, Purcell, Handel, Haydn, Pleyel, Rousseau and Corelli ; includes selections from A. Williams' collection, Tans'urs collection, Addington's collection, Harmonia sacra, Weyman's collection, and Shore's psalmody
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information, including publisheing information not appearing on t.p
Contents
Part 1. Popular European tunes -- Part 2. American tunes formerly popular, by Billings, Holyoke, Read, Holden, and others -- Part 3. Tunes not contained in other collections
Dimensions
15 x 24 cm.
Extent
1 score (xii, [101]-180, [205]-236, [253]-276, 291 p., i.e., [156] p.)
Note
Different text tipped in over original text of preface ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)9173850

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