The Resource The national lyre : a new collection of sacred music, consisting of psalm and hymn tunes, with a choice selection of sentences, anthems and chants ; designed for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools, by S. P. Tuckerman, S. A. Bancroft, & H. K. Oliver

The national lyre : a new collection of sacred music, consisting of psalm and hymn tunes, with a choice selection of sentences, anthems and chants ; designed for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools, by S. P. Tuckerman, S. A. Bancroft, & H. K. Oliver

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The national lyre : a new collection of sacred music, consisting of psalm and hymn tunes, with a choice selection of sentences, anthems and chants ; designed for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools
Title
The national lyre
Title remainder
a new collection of sacred music, consisting of psalm and hymn tunes, with a choice selection of sentences, anthems and chants ; designed for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools
Statement of responsibility
by S. P. Tuckerman, S. A. Bancroft, & H. K. Oliver
Creator
Contributor
Copyright holder
Publisher
Stereotyper
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PLF
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1819-1890
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tuckerman, S. Parkman
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • Carter
  • Battishill, Jonathan
  • Oliver, Henry K.
  • Bancroft, Silas A.
  • Ditson, Oliver
  • Gordon, S. T.
  • Kidder, Andrew Bradshaw
  • Hodges, Edward
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Cornell, J. H.
  • Taylor, Richard
  • Prelleur, Peter
  • Croft, William
  • Jackson, G. K.
  • Stanley
  • Ken, Thomas
  • Viotti, Giovanni Battista
  • Danyel, John
  • Gauntlett, Henry J.
  • Wainwright, Robert
  • Tuckerman, J. Francis
  • Burney, Charles
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Tuckey, William
  • Hudson
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Greene, Maurice
  • Clarke, Jeremiah
  • Mornington, Garrett Colley Wellesley
  • Blow, John
  • Crotch, William
  • Smart, George
  • Smith, Is.
  • Cuthbert
  • Novello, Vincent
  • Lucas
  • Jackson, Thomas
  • Ravenscroft, Thomas
  • Courteville, Raphael
  • Jones, William
  • Harwood, Edward
  • Holden, Oliver
  • Howard, Samuel
  • Burrowes, J. F.
  • Boyce, William
  • Coombs, J. M.
  • Farrant, Richard
  • Horsley, William
  • Milgrove, Benjamin
  • Williams, A.
  • Attwood, Thomas
  • Willcox, John Henry
  • Carey, Henry
  • Elvey, George J
  • Winter, Peter von
  • Camidge, Matthew
  • Shore, William
  • Neukomm, Sigismund
  • Zeuner, Charles
  • Carr, Benjamin
  • Maynard, Walter
  • Henley, Phocion
  • Oates, George
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Beastall, William
  • Wilton
  • Cranfield, William
  • Havergal, W. H.
  • Hackett, Charles D
  • Pring
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Oliver Ditson & Co
  • Beck & Lawton
  • Truax & Baldwin
  • Wilkins, Carter & Co
  • A. B. Kidder & Son's
  • S. T. Gordon & Son
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  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Chants
  • Anthems
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument ensemble
Label
The national lyre : a new collection of sacred music, consisting of psalm and hymn tunes, with a choice selection of sentences, anthems and chants ; designed for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools, by S. P. Tuckerman, S. A. Bancroft, & H. K. Oliver
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-204 ; wove paper
  • ca. 201 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with additional piano/organ accompaniment printed in smaller notes on lower two staves ; each tune headed by title, meter, and composer ; ca. 24 sentences, anthems, and chants ; for SATB ; for SATB ; sentences and anthems with additional piano/organ accompaniment ; chants in close score without additional accompaniment ; 9 additional chant tunes ; for SATB ; in close score, without text
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [3] ; "Metrical index" -- p. [4] ; "Sentences, anthems, and chants" -- p. [4]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1848 -- t.p. verso
  • "Stereotyped by A. B. Kidder, 7 Cornhill" -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... Many ... compositions ... have been written expressly for the work ... others ... from approved standard works ... and a portion of tunes ... from remote times ... also compositions by the editors ... It is a prominent object ... to place distinctly before the public, music ... of a more strict and ecclesiastical character ... certain tunes ... are [only] for practice in the singing school and for use in the family and social circle. These are distinguished by an asterisk ... For the convenience of organists, a condensed score will be found in the treble and bass clefs ..." -- t.p. verso
  • Includes compositions by Spohr, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Mozart, Pleyel, Handel, Purcell, and Hummel ; includes selections from Carter's psalms, Cruse's psalms, and Ravenscroft's Whole book of psalmes
  • Quarter-calf binding with pressed oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (160 p.)
Note
  • Inscriptions : "Thomas F. Thornton" in pencil -- front endpapers ; "This is the tune which my father showed me before he died, and thought was so beautiful. Allie" in pencil -- p. 7 ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Leather spine covered with glue or shellac, causing embrittlement and breakage ; much of spine lacking ; hinges broken, boards detaching ; covers soiled ; binding tapes loose ; acid migration and embrittlement to textblock.
System control number
(OCoLC)9173816
Label
The national lyre : a new collection of sacred music, consisting of psalm and hymn tunes, with a choice selection of sentences, anthems and chants ; designed for the use of choirs, congregations, and singing schools, by S. P. Tuckerman, S. A. Bancroft, & H. K. Oliver
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-204 ; wove paper
  • ca. 201 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; with additional piano/organ accompaniment printed in smaller notes on lower two staves ; each tune headed by title, meter, and composer ; ca. 24 sentences, anthems, and chants ; for SATB ; for SATB ; sentences and anthems with additional piano/organ accompaniment ; chants in close score without additional accompaniment ; 9 additional chant tunes ; for SATB ; in close score, without text
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index" -- p. [3] ; "Metrical index" -- p. [4] ; "Sentences, anthems, and chants" -- p. [4]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1848 -- t.p. verso
  • "Stereotyped by A. B. Kidder, 7 Cornhill" -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... Many ... compositions ... have been written expressly for the work ... others ... from approved standard works ... and a portion of tunes ... from remote times ... also compositions by the editors ... It is a prominent object ... to place distinctly before the public, music ... of a more strict and ecclesiastical character ... certain tunes ... are [only] for practice in the singing school and for use in the family and social circle. These are distinguished by an asterisk ... For the convenience of organists, a condensed score will be found in the treble and bass clefs ..." -- t.p. verso
  • Includes compositions by Spohr, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Mozart, Pleyel, Handel, Purcell, and Hummel ; includes selections from Carter's psalms, Cruse's psalms, and Ravenscroft's Whole book of psalmes
  • Quarter-calf binding with pressed oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (160 p.)
Note
  • Inscriptions : "Thomas F. Thornton" in pencil -- front endpapers ; "This is the tune which my father showed me before he died, and thought was so beautiful. Allie" in pencil -- p. 7 ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Leather spine covered with glue or shellac, causing embrittlement and breakage ; much of spine lacking ; hinges broken, boards detaching ; covers soiled ; binding tapes loose ; acid migration and embrittlement to textblock.
System control number
(OCoLC)9173816

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