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The harp of Judah : a collection of sacred music, for choirs, musical conventions, singing schools, and the home circle, by L.O. Emerson

Label
The harp of Judah : a collection of sacred music, for choirs, musical conventions, singing schools, and the home circle
Title
The harp of Judah
Title remainder
a collection of sacred music, for choirs, musical conventions, singing schools, and the home circle
Statement of responsibility
by L.O. Emerson
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Typographer
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ZQM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1820-1915
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Emerson, L.O.
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1865-1945
  • 1811-1888
  • 1810-1881
  • 1827-1881
  • 1755-1824
  • 1778-1858
  • 1630-1679
  • 1795-1857
  • 1782-1848
  • 1791-1877
  • -1881
  • 1817-1891
  • 1735-1781
  • 1781-1864
  • 1708-1777
  • 1819-1858
  • 1807-1874
  • 1830-1912
  • 1761-1826
  • 1791-1833
  • 1781-1861
  • 1764?-1844
  • -1789
  • 1835-1911 or 1912
  • 1801-1861
  • 1816-1891
  • 1765-1838
  • 1827-1917
  • 1749-1814
  • 1796-1854
  • 1792-1872
  • 1757-1836
  • 1788-1872
  • 1717-1799
  • 1770-1853
  • 1699?-1783
  • 1710-1778
  • 1765-1844
  • 1731-1776
  • -approximately 1800
  • approximately 1710-1792
  • 1748-1820
  • 1740-1816
  • 1803-1887
  • 1770-1836
  • 19th c
  • 1830-1874
  • fl. mid 19th c
  • approximately 1710-1793
  • 1767-1822
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Ditson, Oliver
  • Kidder, Andrew Bradshaw
  • Southard, L. H.
  • Viotti, Giovanni Battista
  • Neukomm, Sigismund
  • Banister, John
  • Zeuner, Charles
  • Cooke, T.
  • Shore, William
  • Ball, S. B.
  • Taylor, Virgil Corydon
  • Mornington, Garrett Colley Wellesley
  • Gould, Nathaniel D.
  • Hayes, William
  • Woodbury, I. B.
  • Edmands, B. Franklin
  • Tilden, William S.
  • Milgrove, Benjamin
  • Kimball, Jacob
  • Hérold, Ferdinand
  • Novello, Vincent
  • Camidge, Matthew
  • Clark, Edward
  • Towne, T. Martin
  • Concone, Giuseppe
  • Whiting, S. K
  • Marsh, Loring Bradlee
  • Attwood, Thomas
  • Harding, H. F.
  • Vogler, Georg Joseph
  • Miné, Jacques Claude Adolphe
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Read, Daniel
  • Venua, F.
  • Randall, John
  • Gardiner, William
  • Tans'ur, William
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine
  • Holden, Oliver
  • Williams, A.
  • Smith, Is.
  • Bond, Hugh
  • Edson, Lewis
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Webb, George James
  • Clarke-Whitfeld, John
  • Winslow, D. A
  • Whitcomb, D. W. C
  • Wyman, C. M.
  • Gutterson, A. C
  • Holt, H. E
  • Davenport, Frederick S
  • Wilder, Solon
  • Shelley, D. B
  • Parlin, W. H
  • Merrill, S. F
  • Clark, E. B.
  • Downes, B. R
  • Williams, C
  • Starkweather, L. B
  • Magoun, Thomas P. J
  • Derby, M. M
  • Hoag, A. B
  • Conant, M
  • French, L
  • Winch, Martin
  • Partridge, W. W
  • Pinsent, G
  • Perkins, Edward A.
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Stanley
  • Oliver Ditson & Co
  • A. B. Kidder & Son's
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  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) Unaccompanied
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument ensemble
  • Anthems
  • Chants
  • Glees, catches, rounds, etc
  • School songbooks
  • Music
  • Singing
Label
The harp of Judah : a collection of sacred music, for choirs, musical conventions, singing schools, and the home circle, by L.O. Emerson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-314 [32]4 33-434 [44]4 454 [46]4 474 [48]4 ; wove paper
  • ca. 347 hymn tunes ; most for SATB ; a few with solos, duets, or trios ; most unaccompanied ; some with organ/piano accompaniment printed in smaller type on lower staff ; each headed by title, meter, composer ; ca. 38 glees, part songs, etc. (secular) ; for 1-4 voices ; located within "The singing school" ; ca. 72 anthems, sentences, etc. and 23 hymn chants ; for 1-4 voices ; many with organ/piano accompaniment ; each headed by composition type, title, and composer ; ca. 14 chants ; for SATB ; in close score ; without additional accompaniment
  • "Singing school, theoretical and practical" : 10 chapters further divided into 86 lesson on rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations, examples and test questions throughout ; followed by "Instructive and social pieces" -- p. 3-60
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. 381 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 382 ; "Glees, part songs, etc." -- p. 383 ; "Teacher's index" (organized by key) -- p. 383 ; "Index of anthems, sentences, chants, &c. -- p. 384
  • "Explanation of musical terms" -- p. 380
  • Copyright statement : dated 1863 -- t.p. verso
  • "A. B. Kidder's Music Typography" -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... The harp of Judah ... is divided into five parts : Part first ... the singing school ... Part second contains a choice selection of music designed for the use of choirs ... &c... In part third will be found a large number of tunes of every variety of metre ... Part fourth contains a large number of anthems ... etc... Part fifth [contain] the most familiar standard church tunes ..." -- p. [3]
  • Includes compositions by C. P. E. Bach, Rousseau, Rossini, Beethoven, Cherubini, Luther, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Mazzinghi, Handel, Pleyel, and Schumann and selections from American harp, Modern harp, Sabbath harmony, and Farmer's Mass in B flat
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (384 p.)
Note
  • NMHC copy : Inscriptions : "Adele H. Chadbourne. Grantville, Mass." in pencil -- front endpaper ; "Exercise in drawing in the breath powerfully through the lips nearly closed. Empty the lungs of air and draw in the breath as long as possible or until the chest is filled with the lips closed almost so that the effort of the diaphragm will be required. This increases the power of inhaling so that the chest may be more perfectly filled in the lower as well as in the upper part." in pencil -- back endpapers ; figured bass pencilled in below some tunes throughout.
  • Theology Library copy from Barbara Owen Collection imperfect: lacking title page.
System control number
(OCoLC)1138477
Label
The harp of Judah : a collection of sacred music, for choirs, musical conventions, singing schools, and the home circle, by L.O. Emerson
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-314 [32]4 33-434 [44]4 454 [46]4 474 [48]4 ; wove paper
  • ca. 347 hymn tunes ; most for SATB ; a few with solos, duets, or trios ; most unaccompanied ; some with organ/piano accompaniment printed in smaller type on lower staff ; each headed by title, meter, composer ; ca. 38 glees, part songs, etc. (secular) ; for 1-4 voices ; located within "The singing school" ; ca. 72 anthems, sentences, etc. and 23 hymn chants ; for 1-4 voices ; many with organ/piano accompaniment ; each headed by composition type, title, and composer ; ca. 14 chants ; for SATB ; in close score ; without additional accompaniment
  • "Singing school, theoretical and practical" : 10 chapters further divided into 86 lesson on rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations, examples and test questions throughout ; followed by "Instructive and social pieces" -- p. 3-60
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. 381 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 382 ; "Glees, part songs, etc." -- p. 383 ; "Teacher's index" (organized by key) -- p. 383 ; "Index of anthems, sentences, chants, &c. -- p. 384
  • "Explanation of musical terms" -- p. 380
  • Copyright statement : dated 1863 -- t.p. verso
  • "A. B. Kidder's Music Typography" -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... The harp of Judah ... is divided into five parts : Part first ... the singing school ... Part second contains a choice selection of music designed for the use of choirs ... &c... In part third will be found a large number of tunes of every variety of metre ... Part fourth contains a large number of anthems ... etc... Part fifth [contain] the most familiar standard church tunes ..." -- p. [3]
  • Includes compositions by C. P. E. Bach, Rousseau, Rossini, Beethoven, Cherubini, Luther, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Mazzinghi, Handel, Pleyel, and Schumann and selections from American harp, Modern harp, Sabbath harmony, and Farmer's Mass in B flat
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (384 p.)
Note
  • NMHC copy : Inscriptions : "Adele H. Chadbourne. Grantville, Mass." in pencil -- front endpaper ; "Exercise in drawing in the breath powerfully through the lips nearly closed. Empty the lungs of air and draw in the breath as long as possible or until the chest is filled with the lips closed almost so that the effort of the diaphragm will be required. This increases the power of inhaling so that the chest may be more perfectly filled in the lower as well as in the upper part." in pencil -- back endpapers ; figured bass pencilled in below some tunes throughout.
  • Theology Library copy from Barbara Owen Collection imperfect: lacking title page.
System control number
(OCoLC)1138477

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