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The new hymn and tune book

Label
The new hymn and tune book
Title
The new hymn and tune book
Title variation
Hymn and tune book
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with services
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Book producer
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Subject
Language
eng
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RBN
Form of composition
hymns
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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American Unitarian Association.
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  • 1828-1911
  • 1862-1950
  • 1858-1928
  • 1875-1964
  • 1840-1929
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  • Shippen, Rush R.
  • Eliot, Samuel Atkins
  • Wilson, Lewis Gilbert
  • Foote, Henry Wilder
  • Hosmer, Frederick L.
  • American Unitarian Association
  • University Press (Cambridge, Mass.)
  • F. H. Gilson Company
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  • Hymns, English
  • Unitarian Universalist churches
  • Canticles
  • Gregorian chants
  • Responsive worship
Label
The new hymn and tune book
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Copyright, 1914 by the American Unitarian Association" ; "Composition and Electrotyping The University Press, Cambridge, Mass." ; "Presswork and Binding F.H. Gilson Company, Boston, Mass."--t.p. verso
  • 546 numbered hymns, etc. (indicating title or origin, author, occasional date, cited scripture) with ca. 383 tunes (indicating name of tune, meter, occasional source or date, musical direction)--p. [11-396]
  • Ascriptions, chants, choral responses and amens (all with music, similarly indicated) [separate t.p. (recto)] : nos. 547-574 (some subdivided into further items)--p. [397-420]
  • Acknowledgments--p. [421-422] (also shown in running header)
  • Includes indexes [also shown in running headers] : ... of authors, translators or sources of hymns--p. 1-15 ; ... of composers or sources of hymn tunes--p. 16-24 ; ... of composers of chants, choral responses and amens--p. 25-26 ; Alphabetical ... of tunes--p. 27-32 ; Metrical ... of tunes--p. 33-37 ; ... of first lines--p. 38-49 ; ... of ascriptions, canticles, choral responses and amens--p. 50
  • Table of contents [also shown in running header] ("Hymns and Chants" [primary text] in 23 topically arranged sections, indicating subdivisions)--p. [6-9]
  • "In 1868 the American Unitarian Association published ...'The Hymn and Tune Book.' In 1877 another edition of this book was published, revised by Rev. Rush R. Shippen ... secretary of the Association .... Since its publication ... new and excellent hymns and tunes. on September 13, 1910 ... Directors of the ... Association appointed an Editorial Committee ... Samuel A. Eliot ... Rush R. Shippen* [*Deceased June 18, 1911] ... Lewis G. Wilson ... Henry Wilder Foote .... September 12, 1911 ... Advisory Committee [17 persons, including F.L. Hosmer, A.W. Littlefield, Miss L.P. Loring, Mrs. E.M. Marsh ...]"--Preface p. [3-4] following t.p. (dated : Boston. February 2, 1914)
  • "... reflects ... changes in religious thought ... since the publication of the edition of 1877. A large proportion of the material ... in that book ... fallen into disuse .... Committee has sought ... to preserve such ... as are vital ... today, ... selection upon a widespread inquiry as to which ... used .... of 885 ... edition of 1877, 242 are retained .... [yet] diversity of temperament and outlook .... inclusive ... reverent ... yet a prophetic utterance of the forward-looking religious idealism of our time .... some variations from the original text [by authors, etc.] ... In yet other cases ... modification ... necessary to make a hymn singable at all .... primarily ... adapted to congregational singing"--pref. [ctd.]
  • Scripture quotations : "Sing unto the Lord a new song. Psalm 149.1" ; "Let the people praise thee, O God; let all the people praise thee. Psalm 67.3"--p. [5] following pref
  • "In the hymn-book is the true key to the doctrine of the communion of saints; for here the saintly ones of all ages meet in their saintlies mood"--p. [10] following contents
  • With : Services for congregational worship (Boston : American Unitarian Association, 1914) : [4], 81 p.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[422], 50 p.
Note
  • STH Library c. 2: spine mostly detached. Covers worn. Paper acidic with stains, tears.
  • STH Library c. 3: lacks Services for congregational worship. Rebound.
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)20733025
Label
The new hymn and tune book
Publication
Note
  • "Copyright, 1914 by the American Unitarian Association" ; "Composition and Electrotyping The University Press, Cambridge, Mass." ; "Presswork and Binding F.H. Gilson Company, Boston, Mass."--t.p. verso
  • 546 numbered hymns, etc. (indicating title or origin, author, occasional date, cited scripture) with ca. 383 tunes (indicating name of tune, meter, occasional source or date, musical direction)--p. [11-396]
  • Ascriptions, chants, choral responses and amens (all with music, similarly indicated) [separate t.p. (recto)] : nos. 547-574 (some subdivided into further items)--p. [397-420]
  • Acknowledgments--p. [421-422] (also shown in running header)
  • Includes indexes [also shown in running headers] : ... of authors, translators or sources of hymns--p. 1-15 ; ... of composers or sources of hymn tunes--p. 16-24 ; ... of composers of chants, choral responses and amens--p. 25-26 ; Alphabetical ... of tunes--p. 27-32 ; Metrical ... of tunes--p. 33-37 ; ... of first lines--p. 38-49 ; ... of ascriptions, canticles, choral responses and amens--p. 50
  • Table of contents [also shown in running header] ("Hymns and Chants" [primary text] in 23 topically arranged sections, indicating subdivisions)--p. [6-9]
  • "In 1868 the American Unitarian Association published ...'The Hymn and Tune Book.' In 1877 another edition of this book was published, revised by Rev. Rush R. Shippen ... secretary of the Association .... Since its publication ... new and excellent hymns and tunes. on September 13, 1910 ... Directors of the ... Association appointed an Editorial Committee ... Samuel A. Eliot ... Rush R. Shippen* [*Deceased June 18, 1911] ... Lewis G. Wilson ... Henry Wilder Foote .... September 12, 1911 ... Advisory Committee [17 persons, including F.L. Hosmer, A.W. Littlefield, Miss L.P. Loring, Mrs. E.M. Marsh ...]"--Preface p. [3-4] following t.p. (dated : Boston. February 2, 1914)
  • "... reflects ... changes in religious thought ... since the publication of the edition of 1877. A large proportion of the material ... in that book ... fallen into disuse .... Committee has sought ... to preserve such ... as are vital ... today, ... selection upon a widespread inquiry as to which ... used .... of 885 ... edition of 1877, 242 are retained .... [yet] diversity of temperament and outlook .... inclusive ... reverent ... yet a prophetic utterance of the forward-looking religious idealism of our time .... some variations from the original text [by authors, etc.] ... In yet other cases ... modification ... necessary to make a hymn singable at all .... primarily ... adapted to congregational singing"--pref. [ctd.]
  • Scripture quotations : "Sing unto the Lord a new song. Psalm 149.1" ; "Let the people praise thee, O God; let all the people praise thee. Psalm 67.3"--p. [5] following pref
  • "In the hymn-book is the true key to the doctrine of the communion of saints; for here the saintly ones of all ages meet in their saintlies mood"--p. [10] following contents
  • With : Services for congregational worship (Boston : American Unitarian Association, 1914) : [4], 81 p.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[422], 50 p.
Note
  • STH Library c. 2: spine mostly detached. Covers worn. Paper acidic with stains, tears.
  • STH Library c. 3: lacks Services for congregational worship. Rebound.
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)20733025

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