The Resource The coronet : a collection of music for singing schools, musical conventions and choirs : consisting of a course for elementary instruction and training, a large number of part songs, solos, duets, quartets, glees and choruses, and a smaller number of tunes, anthems and chants, composed and arranged by Geo. F. Root

The coronet : a collection of music for singing schools, musical conventions and choirs : consisting of a course for elementary instruction and training, a large number of part songs, solos, duets, quartets, glees and choruses, and a smaller number of tunes, anthems and chants, composed and arranged by Geo. F. Root

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The coronet : a collection of music for singing schools, musical conventions and choirs : consisting of a course for elementary instruction and training, a large number of part songs, solos, duets, quartets, glees and choruses, and a smaller number of tunes, anthems and chants
Title
The coronet
Title remainder
a collection of music for singing schools, musical conventions and choirs : consisting of a course for elementary instruction and training, a large number of part songs, solos, duets, quartets, glees and choruses, and a smaller number of tunes, anthems and chants
Statement of responsibility
composed and arranged by Geo. F. Root
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Stereotyper
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
WTU
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1820-1895
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Root, George F.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1814-1877
  • 1827 or 1828-
  • 1844-
  • 1824-1893
  • 1823-1890
  • 1841-1897
  • 1841-1905
  • -1900
  • 1826-1887
  • 1824-1850
  • 1827-1917
  • 1837-1893
  • 1838-1876
  • 1839-
  • 1865-1945
  • 1810-1892
  • 1801-1874
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hosmer, William H. C.
  • Manahan, Thomas
  • Birdseye, George W.
  • Case, A. B
  • Conahan, John
  • Larcom, Lucy
  • Boker, George H.
  • Ogden, W. A.
  • Murray, James R.
  • Whitaker, Mary Ann
  • Hubbard, J. M.
  • Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock
  • Douglass, Ruth
  • Harding, H. F.
  • French, Francis O.
  • Bliss, P. P.
  • Davis, Frank M.
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Greene, C. H
  • Taylor, R. Stewart
  • Winthrop, Thomas R.
  • Saunders, A. A.
  • Tompkins, R
  • Hicks, Edmund W
  • Furman, Josephine
  • Hartshorne, W. Irving
  • Putnam, George W
  • Riggs, E. C
  • Holmes, Avanella L
  • Cowle, William
  • Ellis, A. L
  • Evens, Samuel B
  • Sanford, H
  • Morris, Robert
  • Hazlert, Catherine
  • Meacham, Clara L
  • Riggs, T. J
  • Babbitt, Edwin S
  • Sabine, E. Darwin
  • Sabine, E. Darrow
  • Flaherty, S. F
  • Scott, F. B.
  • Frisbie, H. L.
  • Johnson, J. P
  • Verite, Grace de la
  • Dawn, L. M
  • Child, J. B
  • Atcheson, David
  • Willis, J
  • Miller, L. B
  • Swain, Charles
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  • Hymns, English
  • Anthems
  • Chants
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts), with piano
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts), Unaccompanied
  • School songbooks
  • Music
  • Music theory
  • Singing
  • United States
Label
The coronet : a collection of music for singing schools, musical conventions and choirs : consisting of a course for elementary instruction and training, a large number of part songs, solos, duets, quartets, glees and choruses, and a smaller number of tunes, anthems and chants, composed and arranged by Geo. F. Root
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-88 [9]8 10-198 ; wove paper
  • ca. 104 songs ; most arranged for SATB ; some for solos, duets and trios ; many with piano accompaniment ; each headed by title and author/composer ; ca. 14 anthems in close score for SATB ; without accompaniment ; each headed by title and author/composer ; ca. 16 chants in close score for SATB ; unaccompanied and with text printed below staves ; ca. 48 tunes (with text) set upon 4 staves for SATB ; unaccompanied ; each headed by title, author/composer, and meter
  • "Vocal training in classes" : includes introduction followed by 65 short, numbered lessons in the rudiments of music and vocal performance ; with musical illustrations ; followed by 10 numbered vocalization exercises ; "Syllabic combinations (partly from Rurrel's Elements of musical articulation)" : ca. 69 brief elocution exercises
  • Includes index : "Contents" : separated into categories : Class music ; Anthems ; Chants ; Tunes [tunes further separated by meter]. -- p. [1] at back of book
  • Copyright statement : dated 1865. -- t.p. verso
  • Manufacturing notes : "A. B. Case, printer" ; "John Conahan, stereotyper" -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : "... That there are serious objections to the use of church music for mere musical cultivation ... every teacher feels ... church music need only be used in its proper place ;;; words and music that are suited for worship, should not be used for musical exhibition ... [thus] all pieces containing solos, duets, trios [and] obligato parts ... have secular words attached ..." -- t.p. verso
  • "Tunes, anthems and chants, for worship" : " ... Friends, draw the line clear and distinct between music for amusement and music for worship, and never make use of the latter when circumstances do not favor sincerity, reverence and propriety ... lest you profane holy things ... That these forms ... may be more favorable for purposes of worship, solos, duets [etc.] have been avoided... " -- p. 257
  • Spine of bead grain linen, with gold stamped rendering of a coronet and the title "Coronet" stamped beneath it ; pressed boards with beige paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information, framed by Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisement for "The musical curriculum", published by Root & Cady
Dimensions
16 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (303, [1] p.)
Note
Nutter Metcalf copy: Inscriptions "Property of" [in pencil] "S. G. Seland [?]" [in ink] -- front endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)5456129
Label
The coronet : a collection of music for singing schools, musical conventions and choirs : consisting of a course for elementary instruction and training, a large number of part songs, solos, duets, quartets, glees and choruses, and a smaller number of tunes, anthems and chants, composed and arranged by Geo. F. Root
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-88 [9]8 10-198 ; wove paper
  • ca. 104 songs ; most arranged for SATB ; some for solos, duets and trios ; many with piano accompaniment ; each headed by title and author/composer ; ca. 14 anthems in close score for SATB ; without accompaniment ; each headed by title and author/composer ; ca. 16 chants in close score for SATB ; unaccompanied and with text printed below staves ; ca. 48 tunes (with text) set upon 4 staves for SATB ; unaccompanied ; each headed by title, author/composer, and meter
  • "Vocal training in classes" : includes introduction followed by 65 short, numbered lessons in the rudiments of music and vocal performance ; with musical illustrations ; followed by 10 numbered vocalization exercises ; "Syllabic combinations (partly from Rurrel's Elements of musical articulation)" : ca. 69 brief elocution exercises
  • Includes index : "Contents" : separated into categories : Class music ; Anthems ; Chants ; Tunes [tunes further separated by meter]. -- p. [1] at back of book
  • Copyright statement : dated 1865. -- t.p. verso
  • Manufacturing notes : "A. B. Case, printer" ; "John Conahan, stereotyper" -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : "... That there are serious objections to the use of church music for mere musical cultivation ... every teacher feels ... church music need only be used in its proper place ;;; words and music that are suited for worship, should not be used for musical exhibition ... [thus] all pieces containing solos, duets, trios [and] obligato parts ... have secular words attached ..." -- t.p. verso
  • "Tunes, anthems and chants, for worship" : " ... Friends, draw the line clear and distinct between music for amusement and music for worship, and never make use of the latter when circumstances do not favor sincerity, reverence and propriety ... lest you profane holy things ... That these forms ... may be more favorable for purposes of worship, solos, duets [etc.] have been avoided... " -- p. 257
  • Spine of bead grain linen, with gold stamped rendering of a coronet and the title "Coronet" stamped beneath it ; pressed boards with beige paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information, framed by Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisement for "The musical curriculum", published by Root & Cady
Dimensions
16 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (303, [1] p.)
Note
Nutter Metcalf copy: Inscriptions "Property of" [in pencil] "S. G. Seland [?]" [in ink] -- front endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)5456129

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