The Resource The praise of Zion : a collection of music for singing schools, choirs, and musical conventions: consisting of I. a system of musical notation; II. a variety of exercises and glees for singing schools; III. an extensive collection of hymn tunes; IV. a large assortment of sentences, anthems and chants, by Solon Wilder and Frederic S. Davenport

The praise of Zion : a collection of music for singing schools, choirs, and musical conventions: consisting of I. a system of musical notation; II. a variety of exercises and glees for singing schools; III. an extensive collection of hymn tunes; IV. a large assortment of sentences, anthems and chants, by Solon Wilder and Frederic S. Davenport

Label
The praise of Zion : a collection of music for singing schools, choirs, and musical conventions: consisting of I. a system of musical notation; II. a variety of exercises and glees for singing schools; III. an extensive collection of hymn tunes; IV. a large assortment of sentences, anthems and chants
Title
The praise of Zion
Title remainder
a collection of music for singing schools, choirs, and musical conventions: consisting of I. a system of musical notation; II. a variety of exercises and glees for singing schools; III. an extensive collection of hymn tunes; IV. a large assortment of sentences, anthems and chants
Statement of responsibility
by Solon Wilder and Frederic S. Davenport
Creator
Contributor
Electrotyper
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Language
eng
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1830-1874
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilder, Solon
Form of composition
hymns
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1810-1886
  • 1795-1856
  • 1802-1864
  • 1820-1915
  • 1792-1872
  • approximately 1710-1793
  • 1767-1822
  • 1820-1895
  • 1800-1885
  • 1757-1836
  • 1804-1877
  • 1784-1859
  • 1828-1912
  • 1678-1727
  • 1784-1872
  • 1726-1800
  • approximately 1820-1875
  • 1731-1776
  • 1740-1816
  • 1716-1796
  • 1766-1816
  • 1808-1889
  • 1781-1861
  • 1710-1782
  • 1766-1842
  • 1847-1903
  • 1819-1868
  • 1865-1945
  • 1738-1801
  • 1795-1857
  • 1801-1874
  • 19th c
  • 1813-1894
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  • Davenport, Frederic S
  • Trow, John Fowler
  • Percival, James Gates
  • Morris, George Pope
  • Emerson, L. O.
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Stanley
  • Root, George F.
  • Oliver, Henry K.
  • Read, Daniel
  • Becker, Carl Ferdinand
  • Spohr, Louis
  • Bartlett, D. W.
  • Croft, William
  • Hastings, Thomas
  • Jones, William
  • Gould, J. E.
  • Williams, A.
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Fennell, James
  • Bonar, Horatius
  • Novello, Vincent
  • Howard, Samuel
  • Older, Adelbert
  • Jay, A. D
  • Barrows, O. R
  • Cheney, G. S
  • Conley, J. D
  • Eastman, J
  • Messer, C. E
  • Hanson, H. F
  • Foster, J. H
  • Wilson, T. K
  • Emerson, Irving
  • Patten, Z. S
  • Tucker, S. W
  • Brooks, J. S
  • Spofford, S.
  • Wilder, Salem
  • Lawrence, M. L
  • Wilson, Hugh
  • Ward, Samuel A.
  • Currier, J. W
  • Woodworth, W
  • Chase, B. C.
  • Foster, George W
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Battishill, Jonathan
  • Zeuner, Charles
  • Swain, Charles
  • Wyman, C. M.
  • Woodman, Jonathan C.
  • Mason Brothers
  • Sargent, Wilson & Hinkle
  • Root & Cady
  • Smith & McDougal
  • J.B. Lippincott & Co
  • Mason & Hamlin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hymns, English
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices)
  • Anthems
  • Chants
  • Music
  • Music theory
  • Singing
Label
The praise of Zion : a collection of music for singing schools, choirs, and musical conventions: consisting of I. a system of musical notation; II. a variety of exercises and glees for singing schools; III. an extensive collection of hymn tunes; IV. a large assortment of sentences, anthems and chants, by Solon Wilder and Frederic S. Davenport
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures (estimated) : [23] gatherings of [6] leaves ; wove paper
  • Copyright statement : dated 1865 -- t.p. verso
  • Singing school department : Nine chapters with total of 59 short numbered lessons on the rudiments of music, followed by : "Major and minor scales" all scales illustrated on treble and bass clefs with note names and solfege syllables indicated ; "Practical exercises" : 64 vocal exercises of increasing complexity
  • Hymn-tune department : ca. 410 hymns with tunes set for SATB ; without accompaniment ; each headed by tune name ; metrical indication and author/composer
  • Anthem department : ca. 38 hymns, sentences, anthems, and choruses ; set for SATB ; some with piano accompaniment ; each headed by title and author/composer ; 16 numbered chants with music and text printed separately
  • Includes selections from Maine evangelist, Carmina sacra, and The harp of Judah as well as compositions by Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Nageli, Pleyel, Mozart, and Haydn
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index of tunes" -- p. 366 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 367-368 ; "Hymns, sentences, anthems, and choruses" -- p. 368
  • Manufacturing notes : "Electrotyped by Smith & McDougal, 82 &84 Beekman Street, New York" ; "Printed by John F. Trow. 50 Greene Street. New York." -- t.p. verso
  • "Singing school department -- The definitions in the department are designed to be clear and distinct. Hymn-Tune department -- ... [We hope to present] choirs and singers ... with a good singable music ... A careful selection of those old favorite tunes ... is included. Anthem department -- The music here ... [is] almost entirely new ..." -- t.p. verso
  • Quarter calf binding with pressed boards and brown paper covers ;front cover bears t.p. information framed by Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher (Mason Brothers) also framed by Oxford rule
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (368 p.)
Note
Postage sized sticker: "S. R. Leland & Co. Music publishers and dealers in piano-fortes, organs, sheet music and musical merchandise. 343 Main street, Worcester, Mass. -- front pastedown ; Metcalf's bookplate --front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)891378
Label
The praise of Zion : a collection of music for singing schools, choirs, and musical conventions: consisting of I. a system of musical notation; II. a variety of exercises and glees for singing schools; III. an extensive collection of hymn tunes; IV. a large assortment of sentences, anthems and chants, by Solon Wilder and Frederic S. Davenport
Publication
Note
  • Signatures (estimated) : [23] gatherings of [6] leaves ; wove paper
  • Copyright statement : dated 1865 -- t.p. verso
  • Singing school department : Nine chapters with total of 59 short numbered lessons on the rudiments of music, followed by : "Major and minor scales" all scales illustrated on treble and bass clefs with note names and solfege syllables indicated ; "Practical exercises" : 64 vocal exercises of increasing complexity
  • Hymn-tune department : ca. 410 hymns with tunes set for SATB ; without accompaniment ; each headed by tune name ; metrical indication and author/composer
  • Anthem department : ca. 38 hymns, sentences, anthems, and choruses ; set for SATB ; some with piano accompaniment ; each headed by title and author/composer ; 16 numbered chants with music and text printed separately
  • Includes selections from Maine evangelist, Carmina sacra, and The harp of Judah as well as compositions by Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Nageli, Pleyel, Mozart, and Haydn
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index of tunes" -- p. 366 ; "Metrical index" -- p. 367-368 ; "Hymns, sentences, anthems, and choruses" -- p. 368
  • Manufacturing notes : "Electrotyped by Smith & McDougal, 82 &84 Beekman Street, New York" ; "Printed by John F. Trow. 50 Greene Street. New York." -- t.p. verso
  • "Singing school department -- The definitions in the department are designed to be clear and distinct. Hymn-Tune department -- ... [We hope to present] choirs and singers ... with a good singable music ... A careful selection of those old favorite tunes ... is included. Anthem department -- The music here ... [is] almost entirely new ..." -- t.p. verso
  • Quarter calf binding with pressed boards and brown paper covers ;front cover bears t.p. information framed by Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher (Mason Brothers) also framed by Oxford rule
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (368 p.)
Note
Postage sized sticker: "S. R. Leland & Co. Music publishers and dealers in piano-fortes, organs, sheet music and musical merchandise. 343 Main street, Worcester, Mass. -- front pastedown ; Metcalf's bookplate --front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)891378

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