The Resource The sabbath bell : a collection of music for choirs, musical associations, singing-schools, and the home circle ; consisting of : Part I -- Singing school music ; Part II -- Church music ; Part III -- Occasional and concert music, by George F. Root

The sabbath bell : a collection of music for choirs, musical associations, singing-schools, and the home circle ; consisting of : Part I -- Singing school music ; Part II -- Church music ; Part III -- Occasional and concert music, by George F. Root

Label
The sabbath bell : a collection of music for choirs, musical associations, singing-schools, and the home circle ; consisting of : Part I -- Singing school music ; Part II -- Church music ; Part III -- Occasional and concert music
Title
The sabbath bell
Title remainder
a collection of music for choirs, musical associations, singing-schools, and the home circle ; consisting of : Part I -- Singing school music ; Part II -- Church music ; Part III -- Occasional and concert music
Statement of responsibility
by George F. Root
Creator
Contributor
Electrotyper
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BHA
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1820-1895
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Root, George F.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • active 19th century
  • 1803-1887
  • 1741-1801
  • 1795-1857
  • approximately 1820-1875
  • 1792-1872
  • 1787-1864
  • 1784-1872
  • 1816-1868
  • 1757-1836
  • 1740-1816
  • 1711-1779
  • 1748-1810
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1800-1885
  • 1779-1855
  • 1786-1853
  • 1810-1887
  • 1811-1884
  • 1725-1797
  • 1812-1896
  • approximately 1570-1615
  • -approximately 1800
  • 1808-1832
  • 1710-1778
  • 1774-1855
  • 1758-1842
  • 1746-1800
  • 1731-1776
  • 1710-1782
  • 1813-1887
  • 1748-1820
  • 1821-
  • 1770-1836
  • 1716-1796
  • 1787-1864
  • 1865-1945
  • 1794-1847
  • approximately 1710-1793
  • 1825-1893
  • 1767-1822
  • 1827-1875
  • 1806-1873
  • 1809-1890
  • 1813-1894
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Thomas B.
  • Webb, George James
  • Naumann, Johann Gottlieb
  • Zeuner, Charles
  • Gould, J. E.
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Malan, Cesar
  • Hastings, Thomas
  • Bradbury, William B.
  • Holdroyd, Israel
  • Read, Daniel
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Boyce, William
  • Harrison
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Oliver, Henry K.
  • Flint, James
  • Schneider, Friedrich
  • Adams, John G.
  • Kingsley, George
  • Mason, William
  • Pratt, George W
  • Thompson, Leander
  • Vulpius, Melchior
  • Smith, Is.
  • Dutton, D.
  • Arne, Thomas Augustine
  • Cole, John
  • Swan, Timothy
  • Billings, William
  • Williams, A.
  • Howard, Samuel
  • Commer, Franz
  • Edson, Lewis
  • Pelton, Jeremiah M.
  • Clarke-Whitfeld, John
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Malan, Cesar
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Rooke, W. M.
  • Mingle, William
  • Taylor, E
  • Abbott, Asahel
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Stears, I
  • Homer, L.P
  • Walter, William Henry
  • Hill, Sumner
  • Williams, T
  • Taylor, V. N
  • Ensign, J. L
  • Root, E. Towner
  • Bailey, James
  • Stanley
  • King, F. W
  • Hanlon, J. P
  • Heuberer, Charles F
  • Willcox, John Henry
  • Curtis, George H
  • Jamieson, L. H
  • Howe, Edward
  • Hews, George
  • Marshall, Leonard
  • Woodman, Jonathan C.
  • Mason Brothers
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  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) Unaccompanied
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument ensemble
  • Anthems
  • Anglican chants
  • Music
  • Singing
Label
The sabbath bell : a collection of music for choirs, musical associations, singing-schools, and the home circle ; consisting of : Part I -- Singing school music ; Part II -- Church music ; Part III -- Occasional and concert music, by George F. Root
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-248 ; wove paper
  • ca. 509 hymns with tunes (including ca. 38 tunes without text) ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; each headed by title, meter, and composer ; ca. 81 anthems, hymns, motets, chants ; for SATB ; some with piano/organ accompaniment ; headed by title, composition type, and composer
  • "Part First. Singing school music" : includes section on vocal training followed by : "Elements of music" : 6 chapters further divided into 93 short lessons on rudiments of music" -- p. [3]-14
  • "Explanation of musical terms" -- p. [15]
  • "Singing school music" : 145 numbered exercises and songs of increasing difficulty ; for 1-4 voices -- p. [16]-[93]
  • "Vocalising exercises and solfeggios" : 10 vocal exercises and 10 solfeggios -- p. [94]-96
  • "Chants and music for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church" -- p. [309]-318
  • "Occasional and concert music" : "Including music for Thanksgiving, Christmas, installation, dedication, funeral, missionary, temperance, patriotic, and various other extraordinary occasions ; also for the concert room and the home circle" -- p. [319]-381
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index to tunes of church music" -- p. 382 ; "Metrical index to tunes" -- p. 383 ; "Anthems, hymns, motets, chants, etc." -- p. 383 ; "Anthems for various occasions" -- p. 384 ; "Singing school music" -- p. 384
  • Copyright statement : dated 1856 -- t.p. verso
  • "Electrotyped by Thomas B. Smith" -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... [This work] is divided into parts in order that various purposes may be used appropriately ... The singing school department ... has been prepared with great care and labor .... the plan is new ... and music ... original ... Chants for the service of the Episcopal Church have been prepared..." (signed by Geo. F. Root) -- t.p. verso
  • Includes compositions by von Weber, Beethoven, Corelli, Haydn, C. P. E. Bach, Mozart, and Palestrina ; includes compositions by Carmina sacra, The hallelujah, The modern psalmist, Sabbath school book, The psaltery, and Melodia sacra
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and covers of green paper ; front cover bears t.p. information and engraving of ringing bell with "Laus Deo" at center ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
18 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (384 p.)
Note
Nutter Metcalf copy: Inscriptions "E. Klingensmith" pencilled three times -- front endpapers ; "E. Klingensmith. Augusta Station, Ind." printed on adhesive stamp -- front endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)2271289
Label
The sabbath bell : a collection of music for choirs, musical associations, singing-schools, and the home circle ; consisting of : Part I -- Singing school music ; Part II -- Church music ; Part III -- Occasional and concert music, by George F. Root
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-248 ; wove paper
  • ca. 509 hymns with tunes (including ca. 38 tunes without text) ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; each headed by title, meter, and composer ; ca. 81 anthems, hymns, motets, chants ; for SATB ; some with piano/organ accompaniment ; headed by title, composition type, and composer
  • "Part First. Singing school music" : includes section on vocal training followed by : "Elements of music" : 6 chapters further divided into 93 short lessons on rudiments of music" -- p. [3]-14
  • "Explanation of musical terms" -- p. [15]
  • "Singing school music" : 145 numbered exercises and songs of increasing difficulty ; for 1-4 voices -- p. [16]-[93]
  • "Vocalising exercises and solfeggios" : 10 vocal exercises and 10 solfeggios -- p. [94]-96
  • "Chants and music for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church" -- p. [309]-318
  • "Occasional and concert music" : "Including music for Thanksgiving, Christmas, installation, dedication, funeral, missionary, temperance, patriotic, and various other extraordinary occasions ; also for the concert room and the home circle" -- p. [319]-381
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index to tunes of church music" -- p. 382 ; "Metrical index to tunes" -- p. 383 ; "Anthems, hymns, motets, chants, etc." -- p. 383 ; "Anthems for various occasions" -- p. 384 ; "Singing school music" -- p. 384
  • Copyright statement : dated 1856 -- t.p. verso
  • "Electrotyped by Thomas B. Smith" -- t.p. verso
  • Preface : " ... [This work] is divided into parts in order that various purposes may be used appropriately ... The singing school department ... has been prepared with great care and labor .... the plan is new ... and music ... original ... Chants for the service of the Episcopal Church have been prepared..." (signed by Geo. F. Root) -- t.p. verso
  • Includes compositions by von Weber, Beethoven, Corelli, Haydn, C. P. E. Bach, Mozart, and Palestrina ; includes compositions by Carmina sacra, The hallelujah, The modern psalmist, Sabbath school book, The psaltery, and Melodia sacra
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and covers of green paper ; front cover bears t.p. information and engraving of ringing bell with "Laus Deo" at center ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Dimensions
18 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (384 p.)
Note
Nutter Metcalf copy: Inscriptions "E. Klingensmith" pencilled three times -- front endpapers ; "E. Klingensmith. Augusta Station, Ind." printed on adhesive stamp -- front endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)2271289

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