The Resource The ancient lyre : a collection of old, new, and original church music, under the approbation of the Professional Musical Society in Boston, arranged and composed by Ch. Zeuner

The ancient lyre : a collection of old, new, and original church music, under the approbation of the Professional Musical Society in Boston, arranged and composed by Ch. Zeuner

Label
The ancient lyre : a collection of old, new, and original church music, under the approbation of the Professional Musical Society in Boston
Title
The ancient lyre
Title remainder
a collection of old, new, and original church music, under the approbation of the Professional Musical Society in Boston
Statement of responsibility
arranged and composed by Ch. Zeuner
Creator
Contributor
Dedicatee
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
COD
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1795-1857
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zeuner, Charles
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1811-1888
  • 1716-1796
  • 1767-1822
  • active 1775-1800
  • approximately 1710-1793
  • 1705?-1741
  • -approximately 1800
  • 1758-1827
  • 1746-1800
  • 1752-1832
  • 1733-1795
  • 1748-1829
  • 1788-1872
  • 1687?-1743
  • 1748-1782
  • 1678-1727
  • fl. early 19th cent
  • 1726-1790
  • 1699?-1783
  • 1740-1816
  • fl. early 19th cent
  • 1696-1755
  • 1698-1768
  • 1757?-1822
  • 1762-1798
  • 1748-1810
  • 1756-1808
  • 1707-1787
  • 1762-1820
  • 1732-1815
  • 1826-1886
  • 1654-1728
  • 1758-1842
  • 1746-1815
  • 1735-1807
  • 1735-1804
  • 1592?-1635?
  • approximately 1565-1634
  • active 1687-approximately 1735
  • 1717-1799
  • 1783-1873
  • approximately 1563-1647
  • 1792-1854
  • -1708
  • 1710-1778
  • 1726-1800
  • 1770-1827
  • 1775-1859
  • 1740-1802
  • 1757-1836
  • 1749-1821
  • 1735-1781
  • 1760-1825
  • 1752-1844
  • approximately 1550-1633
  • 1731-1776
  • 1700-1776
  • 1865-1945
  • 1630-1679
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ditson, Oliver
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Stanley
  • Costellow, T.
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Prelleur, Peter
  • Smith, Is.
  • Taylor, Richard
  • Billings, William
  • Burder, George
  • Linley, Thomas
  • Shield, William
  • Venua, F.
  • Carey, Henry
  • Wainwright, Robert
  • Zacchini, G.
  • Thorley, T
  • Croft, William
  • Beastall, William
  • Madan, Martin
  • Shoel, Thomas
  • Tans'ur, William
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Oates, George
  • Greene, Maurice
  • Tuckey
  • Knapp, William
  • Holdroyd, Israel
  • Jackson, G. K.
  • Leach, J.
  • Cecil, Richard
  • Mather, William
  • Harwood, Edward
  • Holyoke, Samuel
  • Hudson
  • Harrington, C. S.
  • Hill, Sumner
  • Steffani, Agostino
  • Swan, Timothy
  • Lucas
  • Brownson, Oliver
  • Jones
  • Miller, Edward
  • Twining, Thomas
  • Ravenscroft, Thomas
  • Kirbye, George
  • Harrod, J
  • Burney, J
  • Tucker
  • Courteville, Raphael
  • Randall, John
  • Jackson, Thomas
  • Milton, John
  • Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew
  • Blow, John
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine
  • Jones, William
  • Spofforth, Reginald
  • Clark, Thomas
  • Arnold, Samuel
  • Read, Daniel
  • Law, Andrew
  • Milgrove, Benjamin
  • Mornington, Garrett Colley Wellesley
  • Husband, John J.
  • Jennings
  • Wyvill
  • Lockhart, C.
  • Levesque
  • Burney, William
  • Smith, J
  • Morgan, David Jenkin
  • Blankes, Edward
  • Williams, A.
  • Kent, James
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Banister, John
  • Oliver Ditson & Co
  • New York Sacred Music Society
  • Handel and Haydn Society (Boston, Mass.)
  • Professional Musical Society in Boston
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  • Tune-books
  • Hymns, English
  • Anthems
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument ensemble
  • Music
  • Singing
Label
The ancient lyre : a collection of old, new, and original church music, under the approbation of the Professional Musical Society in Boston, arranged and composed by Ch. Zeuner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]4 (-[A]2) B-D4 1-454 [46]4 (-[46]2) ; wove paper
  • ca. 475 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with piano/organ accompaniment ; keyboard accompaniment printed in smaller notes on lower two staves ; each tune headed by title, meter, composer ; ca. 65 anthems, hymns, and sentences ; for 1-4 voices ; with additional piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type and composer
  • "Introduction to the art of singing" : 11 lessons on rudiments of music, followed by 12 tables containing musical examples and exercises -- p. [i]-[xxviii]
  • "Explanation of the usual terms in sacred music" -- p. [xxix-xxx]
  • Includes indexes : "Index of the tunes" -- p. 362-363 ; "Anthems, hymns, sentences, &c." -- p. [1] at back of book ; "Metrical index" p. [1] at back of book
  • Copyright statement : dated 1836 -- t.p. verso
  • Dedication : "To the New York Sacred Music Society and to the Handel and Haydn Society of Boston, this work is most respectfully inscribed" -- p. [3]
  • "Preface to the thirteenth edition" : " ... this edition ... has had a thorough revision ... [and is now] free from trifling and improper compositions ... Many of the old tunes ... were composed by persons of good natural talents, but without much knowledge of harmony ... [creating] agreeable harmonies [but with] imperfect subordinate parts. These have been carefully revised. Many of the old tunes ... composed by ... masters ... [have been] restored to their original form" -- (dated, Boston, Jan. 1843) -- p. [4]
  • Includes compositions by Luther, Haydn, Beethoven, Pleyel, Handel, Rousseau and Mozart ; includes selections from T. Williams' collection, A. Williams' collection, Village harmony, and American harp
  • Quarter calf binding with pressed oblong boards and salmon-colored paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information framed by ornamental rule ; back cover bears advertisement for Oliver Ditson & Co
Dimensions
16 x 26 cm.
Edition
20th ed., rev. and improved, containing seventy new tunes.
Extent
1 score ([4], [xxx], 7- 363, [1] p.)
Note
Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)14285488
Label
The ancient lyre : a collection of old, new, and original church music, under the approbation of the Professional Musical Society in Boston, arranged and composed by Ch. Zeuner
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]4 (-[A]2) B-D4 1-454 [46]4 (-[46]2) ; wove paper
  • ca. 475 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with piano/organ accompaniment ; keyboard accompaniment printed in smaller notes on lower two staves ; each tune headed by title, meter, composer ; ca. 65 anthems, hymns, and sentences ; for 1-4 voices ; with additional piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type and composer
  • "Introduction to the art of singing" : 11 lessons on rudiments of music, followed by 12 tables containing musical examples and exercises -- p. [i]-[xxviii]
  • "Explanation of the usual terms in sacred music" -- p. [xxix-xxx]
  • Includes indexes : "Index of the tunes" -- p. 362-363 ; "Anthems, hymns, sentences, &c." -- p. [1] at back of book ; "Metrical index" p. [1] at back of book
  • Copyright statement : dated 1836 -- t.p. verso
  • Dedication : "To the New York Sacred Music Society and to the Handel and Haydn Society of Boston, this work is most respectfully inscribed" -- p. [3]
  • "Preface to the thirteenth edition" : " ... this edition ... has had a thorough revision ... [and is now] free from trifling and improper compositions ... Many of the old tunes ... were composed by persons of good natural talents, but without much knowledge of harmony ... [creating] agreeable harmonies [but with] imperfect subordinate parts. These have been carefully revised. Many of the old tunes ... composed by ... masters ... [have been] restored to their original form" -- (dated, Boston, Jan. 1843) -- p. [4]
  • Includes compositions by Luther, Haydn, Beethoven, Pleyel, Handel, Rousseau and Mozart ; includes selections from T. Williams' collection, A. Williams' collection, Village harmony, and American harp
  • Quarter calf binding with pressed oblong boards and salmon-colored paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information framed by ornamental rule ; back cover bears advertisement for Oliver Ditson & Co
Dimensions
16 x 26 cm.
Edition
20th ed., rev. and improved, containing seventy new tunes.
Extent
1 score ([4], [xxx], 7- 363, [1] p.)
Note
Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)14285488

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