The Resource The Providence selection of psalm and hymn tunes : in two parts... chiefly selected from the most eminent European authors and designed for the use of schools and churches, by Oliver Shaw

The Providence selection of psalm and hymn tunes : in two parts... chiefly selected from the most eminent European authors and designed for the use of schools and churches, by Oliver Shaw

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The Providence selection of psalm and hymn tunes : in two parts... chiefly selected from the most eminent European authors and designed for the use of schools and churches
Title
The Providence selection of psalm and hymn tunes
Title remainder
in two parts... chiefly selected from the most eminent European authors and designed for the use of schools and churches
Statement of responsibility
by Oliver Shaw
Creator
Contributor
Book producer
Licensor
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
PLF
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1779-1848
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaw, Oliver
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
voice score with accompaniment omitted
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1771-1833
  • 1780-1854
  • 1726-1790
  • 1769-1820
  • 1717-1799
  • 1748-1782
  • -1768
  • 1699?-1783
  • 1710-1778
  • 1738-1798
  • 1766-1821
  • 1762-1820
  • 1760-1825
  • 1735-1807
  • 1734-1820
  • 1762-1798
  • -approximately 1800
  • 1731-1776
  • 1865-1945
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mann, Herman
  • Knight, Nehemiah Rice
  • Madan, Martin
  • Coombs, J. M.
  • Milgrove, Benjamin
  • Randall, John
  • Tucker
  • Wainwright, Robert
  • Grigg, J.
  • Tans'ur, William
  • Carey, Henry, 1687?-1743
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine
  • Levesque
  • Wyvill
  • Breillat, G
  • Selby, William
  • Callcott, John Wall
  • Partridge, N
  • Holyoke, Samuel
  • Husband, John J.
  • Miller, Edward
  • Holdroyd, Israel
  • Haweis, Thomas
  • Leach, J.
  • Smith, Is.
  • Williams, A.
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
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  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Anthems
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices)
  • Music
  • Music theory
Label
The Providence selection of psalm and hymn tunes : in two parts... chiefly selected from the most eminent European authors and designed for the use of schools and churches, by Oliver Shaw
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Defective : lacking p. 123-127
  • T.p. information [framed by ornamental, Greek key border] : "Part first : containing the rudiments of musick, and a selection of tunes suitable for all the various measures in use in worshipping assemblies ; Part second : consisting of select pieces of various measures, for occasional use" -- t.p
  • Includes : Part I [headed by : "Providence selection" in block printing ; metrical subtitle in Fraktur ; some headed and followed by swelled rule, others by Oxford rule] : ca. 66 hymns for 3-4 voices ; unaccompanied ; arranged by metre ; Part II [headed by : "Providence selection" [in formal gothic] and : "Select pieces" [in fraktur], sandwiched by two lines of Oxford rule] ca. 37 hymns, odes, and set pieces for 3-4 voices ; unaccompanied ; each tune headed by title, metre, most with author/composer
  • "Rudiments of music" [in fraktur script, followed by one line of swelled rule] : Lesson in basic music theory, including the gamut, musical characters, time and mode--p. [3]-6
  • "Explanation of foreign words commonly used in musick" [headed by one line of swelled rule] : brief glossary of foreign terms--p. 6
  • Signatures : [1]-164 ; wove paper
  • Quarter calf binding; boards of soft cardboard ; marbled paper covers
  • Copyright statement: signed on November 2, 1815, by N.R. Knight, Clerk of the district of Rhode Island--t.p. verso
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
1 score (127 p.)
Note
  • Inscriptions : "Mr. Hurlbut's" stamped in small red letters--t.p. ; "should be 128 pp." pencilled on back pastedown by [?] Metcalf ; pencilled scribbles, stick figures in child's hand--front pastedown ; Metcalf's bookplate--front pastedown.
  • Hinges broken; boards attached only by cords; spine coated with shellac-like substance, now brittle and cracking ; paper covers slashed; text soiled and stained throughout.
System control number
(OCoLC)9066907
Label
The Providence selection of psalm and hymn tunes : in two parts... chiefly selected from the most eminent European authors and designed for the use of schools and churches, by Oliver Shaw
Publication
Note
  • Defective : lacking p. 123-127
  • T.p. information [framed by ornamental, Greek key border] : "Part first : containing the rudiments of musick, and a selection of tunes suitable for all the various measures in use in worshipping assemblies ; Part second : consisting of select pieces of various measures, for occasional use" -- t.p
  • Includes : Part I [headed by : "Providence selection" in block printing ; metrical subtitle in Fraktur ; some headed and followed by swelled rule, others by Oxford rule] : ca. 66 hymns for 3-4 voices ; unaccompanied ; arranged by metre ; Part II [headed by : "Providence selection" [in formal gothic] and : "Select pieces" [in fraktur], sandwiched by two lines of Oxford rule] ca. 37 hymns, odes, and set pieces for 3-4 voices ; unaccompanied ; each tune headed by title, metre, most with author/composer
  • "Rudiments of music" [in fraktur script, followed by one line of swelled rule] : Lesson in basic music theory, including the gamut, musical characters, time and mode--p. [3]-6
  • "Explanation of foreign words commonly used in musick" [headed by one line of swelled rule] : brief glossary of foreign terms--p. 6
  • Signatures : [1]-164 ; wove paper
  • Quarter calf binding; boards of soft cardboard ; marbled paper covers
  • Copyright statement: signed on November 2, 1815, by N.R. Knight, Clerk of the district of Rhode Island--t.p. verso
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
1 score (127 p.)
Note
  • Inscriptions : "Mr. Hurlbut's" stamped in small red letters--t.p. ; "should be 128 pp." pencilled on back pastedown by [?] Metcalf ; pencilled scribbles, stick figures in child's hand--front pastedown ; Metcalf's bookplate--front pastedown.
  • Hinges broken; boards attached only by cords; spine coated with shellac-like substance, now brittle and cracking ; paper covers slashed; text soiled and stained throughout.
System control number
(OCoLC)9066907

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