The Resource The odeon : a collection of secular melodies, arranged and harmonized for four voices, designed for adult singing schools, and for social music parties, by G. J. Webb and Lowell Mason

The odeon : a collection of secular melodies, arranged and harmonized for four voices, designed for adult singing schools, and for social music parties, by G. J. Webb and Lowell Mason

Label
The odeon : a collection of secular melodies, arranged and harmonized for four voices, designed for adult singing schools, and for social music parties
Title
The odeon
Title remainder
a collection of secular melodies, arranged and harmonized for four voices, designed for adult singing schools, and for social music parties
Statement of responsibility
by G. J. Webb and Lowell Mason
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Cataloging source
SNN
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1803-1887
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Webb, George James
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1792-1872
  • 1794-1861
  • 1808-1852
  • 1781-1835
  • 1734-1793
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1771-1858
  • 1761-1833
  • 1784-1855
  • 1802-1890
  • 1782-1871
  • 1797-1868
  • 1786-1849
  • 1793-1878
  • 1865-1945
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Browne
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Wilkins, John H.
  • Carter, Richard Bridge
  • Kiallmark, George
  • Farmer, Geo. O.
  • Cooke, Benjamin
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Cramer, J. B.
  • Stevenson, John
  • Keller, Karl
  • Barnett, John
  • Latour, T
  • Auber, D. F. E.
  • Devereaux, L
  • Lover, Samuel
  • Horn, Charles E.
  • Huntern, Franz
  • Lee, Alexander
  • Nelson, T
  • Heinroth, J. C
  • Baily, T. H
  • Hime, B
  • Atwood, T
  • Meves, A
  • King, W. P
  • Rainer, F
  • Heffernen, J
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Boston Academy of Music
  • J.H. Wilkins & R.B. Carter (Firm)
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  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts), Unaccompanied
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
  • Singing
  • Music
  • Music theory
Label
The odeon : a collection of secular melodies, arranged and harmonized for four voices, designed for adult singing schools, and for social music parties, by G. J. Webb and Lowell Mason
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]4 B-E4 1-244 ; wove paper
  • ca. 102 secular songs set for SATB ; each headed by title, author/composer or source ; smaller notes added to bottom two staves to allow for piano accompaniment
  • Copyright note : copyright entered 1837 -- t.p. verso
  • "Index" : arranged alphabetically by title, includes author/composer or source
  • "Elements of vocal music : taken from the Boston Academy's Collection of church music, by permission" : 20 numbered chapters explaining rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations ; "Concluding remarks" : brief discussion for musical instructors -- p. iv-xxiv
  • "Appendix" : 6 numbered chapters on vocal performance, followed by 3 pages of exercises in vocal trills and turns. -- p. xxv-xxxix
  • Preface : "This work has been compiled for the purpose of furnishing a suitable book for adult singing schools, or classes in vocal music, and also for families and social musical parties. It consists ... of secular music ... The greater number of pieces ... are either now harmonized for the first time, or althogether newly arranged; and a few were composed expressly for this work ... all pieces in this book are now presented in 4 parts ... treble, alto, tenor and base [sic] ..." -- p. [iii]
  • Includes compositions by Mozart, von Weber, Handel, and Bellini
  • Quarter-calf leather binding ; pressed boards with brown ribbed linen cloth ; title "Odeon" stamped in gold on front cover and framed by ornamental floral stamped frame ; spine with horizontal gold double rule
Dimensions
17 x 27 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 score (xl, 304 p.)
Note
  • Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Front board nearly detached (attached by one frayed cord) ; back board's hinge wearing ; losses to leather spine ; covers stained and soiled ; acid migration, foxing, embrittlement of textblock.
System control number
(OCoLC)4518736
Label
The odeon : a collection of secular melodies, arranged and harmonized for four voices, designed for adult singing schools, and for social music parties, by G. J. Webb and Lowell Mason
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]4 B-E4 1-244 ; wove paper
  • ca. 102 secular songs set for SATB ; each headed by title, author/composer or source ; smaller notes added to bottom two staves to allow for piano accompaniment
  • Copyright note : copyright entered 1837 -- t.p. verso
  • "Index" : arranged alphabetically by title, includes author/composer or source
  • "Elements of vocal music : taken from the Boston Academy's Collection of church music, by permission" : 20 numbered chapters explaining rudiments of music ; with musical illustrations ; "Concluding remarks" : brief discussion for musical instructors -- p. iv-xxiv
  • "Appendix" : 6 numbered chapters on vocal performance, followed by 3 pages of exercises in vocal trills and turns. -- p. xxv-xxxix
  • Preface : "This work has been compiled for the purpose of furnishing a suitable book for adult singing schools, or classes in vocal music, and also for families and social musical parties. It consists ... of secular music ... The greater number of pieces ... are either now harmonized for the first time, or althogether newly arranged; and a few were composed expressly for this work ... all pieces in this book are now presented in 4 parts ... treble, alto, tenor and base [sic] ..." -- p. [iii]
  • Includes compositions by Mozart, von Weber, Handel, and Bellini
  • Quarter-calf leather binding ; pressed boards with brown ribbed linen cloth ; title "Odeon" stamped in gold on front cover and framed by ornamental floral stamped frame ; spine with horizontal gold double rule
Dimensions
17 x 27 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 score (xl, 304 p.)
Note
  • Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Front board nearly detached (attached by one frayed cord) ; back board's hinge wearing ; losses to leather spine ; covers stained and soiled ; acid migration, foxing, embrittlement of textblock.
System control number
(OCoLC)4518736

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