The Resource The Methodist harmonist : containing a collection of tunes from the best authors, embracing every variety of metre, and adapted to the worship of the Methodist Episcopal Church : to which is added a selection of anthems, pieces, and sentences for particular occasions

The Methodist harmonist : containing a collection of tunes from the best authors, embracing every variety of metre, and adapted to the worship of the Methodist Episcopal Church : to which is added a selection of anthems, pieces, and sentences for particular occasions

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The Methodist harmonist : containing a collection of tunes from the best authors, embracing every variety of metre, and adapted to the worship of the Methodist Episcopal Church : to which is added a selection of anthems, pieces, and sentences for particular occasions
Title
The Methodist harmonist
Title remainder
containing a collection of tunes from the best authors, embracing every variety of metre, and adapted to the worship of the Methodist Episcopal Church : to which is added a selection of anthems, pieces, and sentences for particular occasions
Contributor
Author of introduction,
Compiler
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
GZM
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1789-1858
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  • 1792-1846
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  • 1792-1858
  • 1710-1778
  • 1762-1798
  • 1758-1842
  • 1735-1807
  • 1678-1727
  • approximately 1565-1634
  • -approximately 1800
  • approximately 1743-1809
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  • 1768-1832
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  • 1622-1698
  • fl. 1770
  • 1752-1832
  • 1707-1787
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1698-1768
  • 1767-1822
  • 1711-1779
  • approximately 1710-1792
  • 1622-1687
  • 1772-1847
  • 1713-1753
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  • approximately 1735-1824
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  • 1740-1816
  • 1780-1844
  • 1726-1790
  • 1784-1849
  • approximately 1700-1763
  • 1729-1796
  • fl. early 19th cent
  • 1758-1827
  • 1768-1831
  • 1842-1928
  • 1774-1855
  • 1799-1868
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  • Shrubsole, W.
  • Waugh, Beverly
  • Mason, Thomas
  • Collord, James
  • Bangs, Nathan
  • Smith, John M
  • Ayres, Daniel
  • Meyers, John D
  • Coles, George
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine
  • Leach, J.
  • Swan, Timothy
  • Miller, Edward
  • Croft, William
  • Kirbye, George
  • Smith, Is.
  • Clark, Jeremiah
  • Lucas
  • Read, Daniel
  • Randall, John
  • Clark, Thomas
  • Harrison
  • Husband, John J.
  • Cuzens, Benjamin
  • Arnold, W.
  • Coombs, J.M.
  • Callcott, John Wall
  • Clifford, James
  • Tucker
  • Stephenson, Joseph
  • Shoel, Thomas
  • Wyvill
  • Burder, George
  • Harwood, Edward
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Knapp, William
  • Stanley
  • Boyce, William
  • Bond, Hugh
  • T. W.
  • Walker, George
  • Worgan, James
  • Lockhart, C.
  • Bull, Amos
  • Milgrove, Benjamin
  • Olivers, Thomas
  • Herring, E.
  • Keene, Talbot
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Swindells, James H
  • Clarke, Jeremiah
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Billings, William
  • Jones, William
  • Mather, William
  • Spofforth, Reginald
  • Jackson, Thomas
  • Brownson, Oliver
  • Linley, Thomas
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Hill, Uri K.
  • Madan, Martin
  • Barton, Bernard
  • Chetham, John
  • Addington, Stephen
  • Stears, I
  • Dalmer
  • Holdroyd, Israel
  • Beastall, William
  • Taylor, E
  • Tymperly
  • Cook, R
  • Wells, Joshua
  • Taylor, Richard
  • Moreton
  • Norton
  • Bannister, C. W.
  • Thompson, A
  • Nutter, Charles S.
  • Cole, John
  • Disosway, Gabriel P.
  • Methodist Episcopal Church
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  • Methodist Episcopal Church
  • Hymns, English
  • Shape-note hymnals
  • Anthems
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied
  • Music
Label
The Methodist harmonist : containing a collection of tunes from the best authors, embracing every variety of metre, and adapted to the worship of the Methodist Episcopal Church : to which is added a selection of anthems, pieces, and sentences for particular occasions
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-248 ; wove paper
  • ca. 348 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; in shape-note notation ; without additional accompaniment ; each tune headed by corresponding hymn number from Methodist hymnbook, tune title, meter and composer ; ca. 22 anthems, and set pieces ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type, composer ; in shape-note notation
  • Copyright statement : dated 1833 -- t.p. verso
  • Revised from the edition of 1822 by a committee consisting of George Coles and others
  • "A brief introduction to the science of music" : brief lessons in rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations, followed by 4 vocal exercises -- p. [vii]-xiii
  • "A dictionary of musical terms" -- p. [xiv]
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [357]-[359] ; "Metrical index" -- p. [360]-362 ; "Anthems and pieces" -- p. 362
  • Preface : " ... Though the Methodist Episcopal Church has never been insensible to the advantages resulting from the knowledge and practice of vocal music ... yet a suitable tune-book, adapted to the various hymns and metres of its hymnbook, has long been a desideratum in its spiritual economy ... a committee ... was appointed ... to make a selection of tunes from authors of approved merit ..." (signed by N. Bangs and T. Mason) -- p. [iii]
  • Preface [letter from aforementioned committee] : " ... the primary object has been ... to prepare a collection of tunes ... for the use of worshipping congregations ... In cordial approbation of that clause of our discipline which disapproves of fugue tunes ... affix[ing] the name of [a] tune suitable to [each] hymn ... [we also] insert[ed] brief instructions in the rudiments of music ... " (signed by John M. Smith, Daniel Ayres, John D. Myers, G. D. Disosway) -- p. iv-v
  • "Advertisement to the revised and enlarged edition" : "The General Conference of 1822, ordered that a reivsed and improved edition of this work should be prepared and published with all convenient dispatch ..." (signed by N. Bangs) -- v-vi
  • Includes compositions by Handel, Pleyel, Luther, Haydn, Mozart and Mazzinghi
  • Half-calf binding with oblong boards and green marbled paper covers
Dimensions
14 x 23 cm.
Edition
New ed., rev. and greatly enl.
Extent
1 score (xiv, 362 p.)
Note
  • Inscriptions : "Mary Anne C[ottrell]" ; "Anne E. Keyse" in iron gall ink -- front pastedown ; "I think this is a pretty good tune, don't you, Anne?" in pencil -- written above the tune "Suffolk", p. 24 ; "OI don't like this tune" in pencil -- written above tune "Gorham", p. 139 ; "Anne E Keyse ... Mary Anne Cotrell, 21 Ferry Street" -- p. 320 ; "I wish Miss Keyse [?] would be kind enough to take her seat in the gallery. Miss Mary Ann Cottrell" in pencil -- p. xiv ; numerous pencilled inscriptions indicating authorship of tunes, in Nutter's hand ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • In poor condition : boards detached ; spine dessicated and with losses ; black textile tape previously applied to binding pulling away from leather and removing leather with it ; spine cracked and sewing structure breaking, causing textblock to begin to split apart ; front paper cover nearly completely lacking.
System control number
(OCoLC)25881636
Label
The Methodist harmonist : containing a collection of tunes from the best authors, embracing every variety of metre, and adapted to the worship of the Methodist Episcopal Church : to which is added a selection of anthems, pieces, and sentences for particular occasions
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-248 ; wove paper
  • ca. 348 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; in shape-note notation ; without additional accompaniment ; each tune headed by corresponding hymn number from Methodist hymnbook, tune title, meter and composer ; ca. 22 anthems, and set pieces ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type, composer ; in shape-note notation
  • Copyright statement : dated 1833 -- t.p. verso
  • Revised from the edition of 1822 by a committee consisting of George Coles and others
  • "A brief introduction to the science of music" : brief lessons in rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations, followed by 4 vocal exercises -- p. [vii]-xiii
  • "A dictionary of musical terms" -- p. [xiv]
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [357]-[359] ; "Metrical index" -- p. [360]-362 ; "Anthems and pieces" -- p. 362
  • Preface : " ... Though the Methodist Episcopal Church has never been insensible to the advantages resulting from the knowledge and practice of vocal music ... yet a suitable tune-book, adapted to the various hymns and metres of its hymnbook, has long been a desideratum in its spiritual economy ... a committee ... was appointed ... to make a selection of tunes from authors of approved merit ..." (signed by N. Bangs and T. Mason) -- p. [iii]
  • Preface [letter from aforementioned committee] : " ... the primary object has been ... to prepare a collection of tunes ... for the use of worshipping congregations ... In cordial approbation of that clause of our discipline which disapproves of fugue tunes ... affix[ing] the name of [a] tune suitable to [each] hymn ... [we also] insert[ed] brief instructions in the rudiments of music ... " (signed by John M. Smith, Daniel Ayres, John D. Myers, G. D. Disosway) -- p. iv-v
  • "Advertisement to the revised and enlarged edition" : "The General Conference of 1822, ordered that a reivsed and improved edition of this work should be prepared and published with all convenient dispatch ..." (signed by N. Bangs) -- v-vi
  • Includes compositions by Handel, Pleyel, Luther, Haydn, Mozart and Mazzinghi
  • Half-calf binding with oblong boards and green marbled paper covers
Dimensions
14 x 23 cm.
Edition
New ed., rev. and greatly enl.
Extent
1 score (xiv, 362 p.)
Note
  • Inscriptions : "Mary Anne C[ottrell]" ; "Anne E. Keyse" in iron gall ink -- front pastedown ; "I think this is a pretty good tune, don't you, Anne?" in pencil -- written above the tune "Suffolk", p. 24 ; "OI don't like this tune" in pencil -- written above tune "Gorham", p. 139 ; "Anne E Keyse ... Mary Anne Cotrell, 21 Ferry Street" -- p. 320 ; "I wish Miss Keyse [?] would be kind enough to take her seat in the gallery. Miss Mary Ann Cottrell" in pencil -- p. xiv ; numerous pencilled inscriptions indicating authorship of tunes, in Nutter's hand ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • In poor condition : boards detached ; spine dessicated and with losses ; black textile tape previously applied to binding pulling away from leather and removing leather with it ; spine cracked and sewing structure breaking, causing textblock to begin to split apart ; front paper cover nearly completely lacking.
System control number
(OCoLC)25881636

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