The Resource The lute of Zion : a collection of sacred music, designed for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church : consisting of a choice collection of new tunes from the best foreign and American composers, with most of the old tunes in common use ; together with a concise elementary course, simplified and adapted to the capacities of beginners, etc. etc., by I. B. Woodbury ... assisted by Rev. H. Mattison

The lute of Zion : a collection of sacred music, designed for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church : consisting of a choice collection of new tunes from the best foreign and American composers, with most of the old tunes in common use ; together with a concise elementary course, simplified and adapted to the capacities of beginners, etc. etc., by I. B. Woodbury ... assisted by Rev. H. Mattison

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The lute of Zion : a collection of sacred music, designed for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church : consisting of a choice collection of new tunes from the best foreign and American composers, with most of the old tunes in common use ; together with a concise elementary course, simplified and adapted to the capacities of beginners, etc. etc.
Title
The lute of Zion
Title remainder
a collection of sacred music, designed for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church : consisting of a choice collection of new tunes from the best foreign and American composers, with most of the old tunes in common use ; together with a concise elementary course, simplified and adapted to the capacities of beginners, etc. etc.
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by I. B. Woodbury ... assisted by Rev. H. Mattison
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Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
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BZM
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1819-1858
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Woodbury, I. B.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • Mattison, Hiram
  • Huntington, Francis Junius
  • Hastings, Thomas
  • Kimball, Jacob
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  • Webbe, Samuel
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  • Methodist Church
  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Anthems
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with continuo
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) Unaccompanied
  • Music
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The lute of Zion : a collection of sacred music, designed for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church : consisting of a choice collection of new tunes from the best foreign and American composers, with most of the old tunes in common use ; together with a concise elementary course, simplified and adapted to the capacities of beginners, etc. etc., by I. B. Woodbury ... assisted by Rev. H. Mattison
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 24 3-228 ; wove paper
  • ca. 535 hymn tunes ; ca. 30 anthems, sentences and select pieces ; ca. 33 revival hymns and music ; ca. 24 Sunday school songs ; ca. 39 pieces for singing school and concerts ; for SATB ; some without additional accompaniment ; some with figured bass
  • "Elements of music made easy" : 13 lessons in rudiments of music ; with practical vocal exercises, followed by 15 numbered melodies, rounds, etc. for class practice" -- p. 3-20
  • "Instructions for playing the organ, piano-forte, melodeon and seraphine by figures" : instructions in realization of figured bass -- p. 21-22
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [347]-348 ; "Anthems, sentences and select pieces" -- p. 348 ; "Sunday school department" -- p. 348 ; "The singing school, concert, etc." -- p. 348 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 349-350 ; "Index to first lines" -- p. 350-352
  • Copyright statement : dated 1853 -- p. 1853
  • Preface : " ... The leading features ... are the following ... : Part I is devoted to ordinary church music ... Part II is devoted to anthems and select pieces ... Part III is a collection of the choicest melodies, ... for the Love-Feast, prayer, and class meetings ... Part IV is devoted to Sabbath School hymns and music ... Part I ... is composed of selections for the singing school, social circle and concert room ..." -- p. [2]
  • Includes compositions by Pergolesi, Rousseau, von Weber, Luther, Mozart, Pleyel, Corelli, Haydn, Beethoven, Handel, and Burgmuller ; includes selections from Dulcimer, Chorus glee book, American glee book, Village harmony, Spiritual songs, Harmonia sacra, Playford's collection, Carmina sacra, Scotch psalter, Modern psalmist, Timbrel, and National church harmony
  • Quarter-calf binding with pressed oblong boards and tan paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Extent
1 score (352 p.) ; 18 x 26 cm.
Note
  • Inscriptions : "Allen St. [illegible] in iron gall ink -- front pastedown ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • In poor condition ; leather spine disintegrating ; previously covered by black textile tape ; boards detached ; sewing structure broken, causing textblock to break into pieces ; covers abraded and worn.
System control number
(OCoLC)43410955
Label
The lute of Zion : a collection of sacred music, designed for the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church : consisting of a choice collection of new tunes from the best foreign and American composers, with most of the old tunes in common use ; together with a concise elementary course, simplified and adapted to the capacities of beginners, etc. etc., by I. B. Woodbury ... assisted by Rev. H. Mattison
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 24 3-228 ; wove paper
  • ca. 535 hymn tunes ; ca. 30 anthems, sentences and select pieces ; ca. 33 revival hymns and music ; ca. 24 Sunday school songs ; ca. 39 pieces for singing school and concerts ; for SATB ; some without additional accompaniment ; some with figured bass
  • "Elements of music made easy" : 13 lessons in rudiments of music ; with practical vocal exercises, followed by 15 numbered melodies, rounds, etc. for class practice" -- p. 3-20
  • "Instructions for playing the organ, piano-forte, melodeon and seraphine by figures" : instructions in realization of figured bass -- p. 21-22
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [347]-348 ; "Anthems, sentences and select pieces" -- p. 348 ; "Sunday school department" -- p. 348 ; "The singing school, concert, etc." -- p. 348 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 349-350 ; "Index to first lines" -- p. 350-352
  • Copyright statement : dated 1853 -- p. 1853
  • Preface : " ... The leading features ... are the following ... : Part I is devoted to ordinary church music ... Part II is devoted to anthems and select pieces ... Part III is a collection of the choicest melodies, ... for the Love-Feast, prayer, and class meetings ... Part IV is devoted to Sabbath School hymns and music ... Part I ... is composed of selections for the singing school, social circle and concert room ..." -- p. [2]
  • Includes compositions by Pergolesi, Rousseau, von Weber, Luther, Mozart, Pleyel, Corelli, Haydn, Beethoven, Handel, and Burgmuller ; includes selections from Dulcimer, Chorus glee book, American glee book, Village harmony, Spiritual songs, Harmonia sacra, Playford's collection, Carmina sacra, Scotch psalter, Modern psalmist, Timbrel, and National church harmony
  • Quarter-calf binding with pressed oblong boards and tan paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Extent
1 score (352 p.) ; 18 x 26 cm.
Note
  • Inscriptions : "Allen St. [illegible] in iron gall ink -- front pastedown ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • In poor condition ; leather spine disintegrating ; previously covered by black textile tape ; boards detached ; sewing structure broken, causing textblock to break into pieces ; covers abraded and worn.
System control number
(OCoLC)43410955

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