The Resource The Silver bell : a new singing book for schools, academies, select classes, and the social circle, containing a choice selection of the most favorite songs, duetts, trios, quartettes, hymn-tunes, chants, and pieces for concerts and exhibitions : arr. with piano-forte accompaniment also, a complete course of elementary instruction, with a large number of exercises suitable for practice, by Charles Butler

The Silver bell : a new singing book for schools, academies, select classes, and the social circle, containing a choice selection of the most favorite songs, duetts, trios, quartettes, hymn-tunes, chants, and pieces for concerts and exhibitions : arr. with piano-forte accompaniment also, a complete course of elementary instruction, with a large number of exercises suitable for practice, by Charles Butler

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The Silver bell : a new singing book for schools, academies, select classes, and the social circle, containing a choice selection of the most favorite songs, duetts, trios, quartettes, hymn-tunes, chants, and pieces for concerts and exhibitions : arr. with piano-forte accompaniment also, a complete course of elementary instruction, with a large number of exercises suitable for practice
Title
The Silver bell
Title remainder
a new singing book for schools, academies, select classes, and the social circle, containing a choice selection of the most favorite songs, duetts, trios, quartettes, hymn-tunes, chants, and pieces for concerts and exhibitions : arr. with piano-forte accompaniment also, a complete course of elementary instruction, with a large number of exercises suitable for practice
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Butler
Creator
Contributor
Typographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
FDA
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Butler, Charles
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
close score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1819-1885
  • 1816-1869
  • 1796-1828
  • 1833-1864
  • 1824-1889
  • 1813-1892
  • 1808-1832
  • 1829-1892
  • 1813-1870
  • 1765-1814
  • 1765-1844
  • 1865-1945
  • 1779-1852
  • 1820-1895
  • 1791-1875
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1830-1896
  • 1819-1881
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abt, Franz
  • Balch, Edward Lawrence
  • Barton, Alfred
  • Brainard, John G. C.
  • Brown, H. E.
  • Buckley, Frederick
  • Cherry, J. W.
  • Churchill, Mary Jane
  • Cranch, Christopher Pearse
  • Cushing, E. A.
  • Dutton, D.
  • Ensign, J. L
  • Frisbie, H. L.
  • Gilcreest, William F
  • Gilmore, P. S.
  • Glover, Stephen
  • Himmel, Friedrich Heinrich
  • Jones, T. Newton
  • Mazzinghi, Joseph
  • Mengis
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Moore, Thomas
  • Root, George F.
  • Smith, W. D
  • Spillman, J. E
  • Sprague, Charles
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Thomas, J. R.
  • Wallace, William Ross
  • Wrighton
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  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices) with piano
  • Vocal duets with piano
  • Vocal trios with piano
  • Vocal quartets with piano
  • Hymns, English
  • United States
  • Music
  • Music theory
Label
The Silver bell : a new singing book for schools, academies, select classes, and the social circle, containing a choice selection of the most favorite songs, duetts, trios, quartettes, hymn-tunes, chants, and pieces for concerts and exhibitions : arr. with piano-forte accompaniment also, a complete course of elementary instruction, with a large number of exercises suitable for practice, by Charles Butler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures (estimated) : [14] gatherings of [8] leaves ; wove paper
  • ca. 128 songs, duets, trios, and quartets ; with piano accompaniment ; set in close score ; 1 chant, ca. 10 hymns with tunes headed by title, metrical indication, and author/composer ; 4 hymns without music ; in close score ; headed by hymn title and title of corresponding tune
  • Copyright statement : dated 1864 -- t.p. verso
  • Includes index : alphabetically arranged (p. [4])
  • "Rudiments of music" : 15 numbered "divisions" on the rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations -- p. [5]-31
  • Preface" : " ... the knowledge of music ... must prevail where there are industrious, earnest, and intelligent teachers ... In arranging the elementary portion of this book, the author's desire has been to prepare a work which [is]... theoretic, lucid, useful, and instructive ... The music ... has been selected from a great variety of sources ... Most ... are arranged as to be played with piano accompaniment." -- p. 3
  • Includes compositions by Rossini, Bellini, and Donizetti
  • Quarter-calf binding with pressed boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears title "Silver bell" in decorative type ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher, framed with ornamental border
Dimensions
13 x 18 cm.
Extent
1 close score (222 p.)
Note
c. 1 (NMHC) : "Library of Frank J. Metcalf" -- ink stamp on front endpapers ; bookplate of Metcalf -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4423833
Label
The Silver bell : a new singing book for schools, academies, select classes, and the social circle, containing a choice selection of the most favorite songs, duetts, trios, quartettes, hymn-tunes, chants, and pieces for concerts and exhibitions : arr. with piano-forte accompaniment also, a complete course of elementary instruction, with a large number of exercises suitable for practice, by Charles Butler
Publication
Note
  • Signatures (estimated) : [14] gatherings of [8] leaves ; wove paper
  • ca. 128 songs, duets, trios, and quartets ; with piano accompaniment ; set in close score ; 1 chant, ca. 10 hymns with tunes headed by title, metrical indication, and author/composer ; 4 hymns without music ; in close score ; headed by hymn title and title of corresponding tune
  • Copyright statement : dated 1864 -- t.p. verso
  • Includes index : alphabetically arranged (p. [4])
  • "Rudiments of music" : 15 numbered "divisions" on the rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations -- p. [5]-31
  • Preface" : " ... the knowledge of music ... must prevail where there are industrious, earnest, and intelligent teachers ... In arranging the elementary portion of this book, the author's desire has been to prepare a work which [is]... theoretic, lucid, useful, and instructive ... The music ... has been selected from a great variety of sources ... Most ... are arranged as to be played with piano accompaniment." -- p. 3
  • Includes compositions by Rossini, Bellini, and Donizetti
  • Quarter-calf binding with pressed boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears title "Silver bell" in decorative type ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher, framed with ornamental border
Dimensions
13 x 18 cm.
Extent
1 close score (222 p.)
Note
c. 1 (NMHC) : "Library of Frank J. Metcalf" -- ink stamp on front endpapers ; bookplate of Metcalf -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)4423833

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