The Resource The devotional harmonist : a collection of sacred music, comprising a large variety of new and original tunes, sentences, anthems, etc. ; in addition to many of the most popular tunes in common use ; presenting a greater number of metres than any book heretofore published ; to which is prefixed a progressive system of elementary instruction for schools and private tuition, edited by Charles Dingley

The devotional harmonist : a collection of sacred music, comprising a large variety of new and original tunes, sentences, anthems, etc. ; in addition to many of the most popular tunes in common use ; presenting a greater number of metres than any book heretofore published ; to which is prefixed a progressive system of elementary instruction for schools and private tuition, edited by Charles Dingley

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The devotional harmonist : a collection of sacred music, comprising a large variety of new and original tunes, sentences, anthems, etc. ; in addition to many of the most popular tunes in common use ; presenting a greater number of metres than any book heretofore published ; to which is prefixed a progressive system of elementary instruction for schools and private tuition
Title
The devotional harmonist
Title remainder
a collection of sacred music, comprising a large variety of new and original tunes, sentences, anthems, etc. ; in addition to many of the most popular tunes in common use ; presenting a greater number of metres than any book heretofore published ; to which is prefixed a progressive system of elementary instruction for schools and private tuition
Statement of responsibility
edited by Charles Dingley
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Contributor
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Language
eng
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YUU
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Dingley, Charles
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • Hymns, English
  • Methodist church
  • Tune-books
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts), Unaccompanied
  • Anthems
  • Music
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The devotional harmonist : a collection of sacred music, comprising a large variety of new and original tunes, sentences, anthems, etc. ; in addition to many of the most popular tunes in common use ; presenting a greater number of metres than any book heretofore published ; to which is prefixed a progressive system of elementary instruction for schools and private tuition, edited by Charles Dingley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-268 278 (-274) ; wove paper
  • ca. 474 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; most without additional accompaniment ; some with organ accompaniment printed on bass staff in smaller notes ; each headed by title, meter, composer ; ca. 33 anthems, hymns and sentences ; most without additional accompaniment ; some with organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type,and composer
  • "Elements of vocal music" : 12 sections on the rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations and examples and test questions at the close of each section ; followed by "Exercises in intervals" : 52 vocal exercises -- p. [5]-31
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [419]-420 ; "Anthems, sentences, hymns, &c. -- p. 420 ; "Metrical index" -- p. [421]422 ; "Index of first lines" -- [423]-424
  • Copyright statement : dated 1849 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ...the conviction became strong in many minds ... that another work was needed, embracing a greater number of metres ... and fully adapted to the new Hymn-book ... The materials have been drawn from all available sources ... [with] a number of original tunes ... The arrangement of the materials, the adjustment of the harmony [and] the superintendence of the work through the press, the Committee referred to C. Dingley, Esq..." (signed by members of the appointed Committee) -- p. [3]
  • "Editor's preface" : "... Most of the tunes will be found well voiced ... flowing and melodious ... [and] of a style perfectly simple and intelligible ... The method and plan of instruction [is arranged to be] strictly inductive and practical ... constructed in the inductive system ... by Pfeiffer and Nageli under the direction of Pestalozzi ..." (signed by C. Dingley) -- p. [4]
  • Includes compositions by Rossini, Purcell, S. Wesley, Haydn, Pleyel, Handel, Mozart, Mazzinghi, von Weber, Gluck, and Luther
  • Half-calf binding with oblong boards and orange paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for other published musical works
Dimensions
16 x 26 cm.
Extent
1 score (424 p.)
Note
Inscriptions : "R. [or] B. S. Woodward" pencilled in child's hand, with letters of the alphabet -- t.p. ; drawing of woman in 19th century dress, numerous scribbled sentences (most obscured by bookplate, faded, and/or illegible) ; drawings of houses, with quote "The house that Jack built" -- back endpapers ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)20912716
Label
The devotional harmonist : a collection of sacred music, comprising a large variety of new and original tunes, sentences, anthems, etc. ; in addition to many of the most popular tunes in common use ; presenting a greater number of metres than any book heretofore published ; to which is prefixed a progressive system of elementary instruction for schools and private tuition, edited by Charles Dingley
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-268 278 (-274) ; wove paper
  • ca. 474 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; most without additional accompaniment ; some with organ accompaniment printed on bass staff in smaller notes ; each headed by title, meter, composer ; ca. 33 anthems, hymns and sentences ; most without additional accompaniment ; some with organ accompaniment ; each headed by title, composition type,and composer
  • "Elements of vocal music" : 12 sections on the rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations and examples and test questions at the close of each section ; followed by "Exercises in intervals" : 52 vocal exercises -- p. [5]-31
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [419]-420 ; "Anthems, sentences, hymns, &c. -- p. 420 ; "Metrical index" -- p. [421]422 ; "Index of first lines" -- [423]-424
  • Copyright statement : dated 1849 -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ...the conviction became strong in many minds ... that another work was needed, embracing a greater number of metres ... and fully adapted to the new Hymn-book ... The materials have been drawn from all available sources ... [with] a number of original tunes ... The arrangement of the materials, the adjustment of the harmony [and] the superintendence of the work through the press, the Committee referred to C. Dingley, Esq..." (signed by members of the appointed Committee) -- p. [3]
  • "Editor's preface" : "... Most of the tunes will be found well voiced ... flowing and melodious ... [and] of a style perfectly simple and intelligible ... The method and plan of instruction [is arranged to be] strictly inductive and practical ... constructed in the inductive system ... by Pfeiffer and Nageli under the direction of Pestalozzi ..." (signed by C. Dingley) -- p. [4]
  • Includes compositions by Rossini, Purcell, S. Wesley, Haydn, Pleyel, Handel, Mozart, Mazzinghi, von Weber, Gluck, and Luther
  • Half-calf binding with oblong boards and orange paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for other published musical works
Dimensions
16 x 26 cm.
Extent
1 score (424 p.)
Note
Inscriptions : "R. [or] B. S. Woodward" pencilled in child's hand, with letters of the alphabet -- t.p. ; drawing of woman in 19th century dress, numerous scribbled sentences (most obscured by bookplate, faded, and/or illegible) ; drawings of houses, with quote "The house that Jack built" -- back endpapers ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)20912716

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