The Resource The song crown : a collection of glees, quartettes, opera choruses, trios, solos, &c., &c., together with a complete musical drama, the music of which is entire, and selected from the most popular operas, by Mr. Woodbury

The song crown : a collection of glees, quartettes, opera choruses, trios, solos, &c., &c., together with a complete musical drama, the music of which is entire, and selected from the most popular operas, by Mr. Woodbury

Label
The song crown : a collection of glees, quartettes, opera choruses, trios, solos, &c., &c., together with a complete musical drama, the music of which is entire, and selected from the most popular operas
Title
The song crown
Title remainder
a collection of glees, quartettes, opera choruses, trios, solos, &c., &c., together with a complete musical drama, the music of which is entire, and selected from the most popular operas
Statement of responsibility
by Mr. Woodbury
Title variation
  • The musical drama of the settlement of Jamestown
  • The settlement of Jamestown
Creator
Contributor
Bookseller
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IXA
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1819-1858
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Woodbury, I. B.
Form of composition
oratorios
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1802-1878
  • 1774-1858
  • 1833-1892
  • 1816-1868
  • 1761-1833
  • 1821-
  • approximately 1820-1875
  • 1793-1835
  • 1740-1816
  • 1557-1603?
  • 1814-1889
  • 1787-1874
  • 1789-1856
  • 1813-1853
  • 1820-1895
  • 1813-1870
  • 1786-1855
  • 1766-1821
  • 1807-1865
  • 1820-1871
  • 1865-1945
  • 1802-1870
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  • Huntington, Francis Junius
  • Horsley, William
  • Evans, Llewelyn John
  • Bradbury, William B.
  • Stevenson, John
  • Pelton, Jeremiah M.
  • Gould, J. E.
  • Hemans
  • Webbe, Samuel
  • Morley, Thomas
  • Mackay, Charles
  • Cornwall, Barry
  • Butler, John
  • Hutchinson, Jesse
  • Root, George F.
  • Keyes, Frederick J
  • Glover, Stephen
  • Grienhald
  • Westlake, J. W
  • Jones, J. P
  • Hartshorne, W. Irving
  • Clifford, G
  • Smith, H
  • Morton, Thos
  • Beare, W
  • Otto, Franz
  • Bernard, N
  • Johnson, Finley
  • Manson, J. B
  • Marsh, Jenny
  • Peroy, F
  • Temple, C. W. H
  • Phillips, J. W
  • Lee, Alexander
  • Smith, J. E. A
  • Bishop, Henry R.
  • Callcott, John Wall
  • Jefferys, Charles
  • Cary, Alice
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Prentice, George D.
  • Mason Brothers
  • F.J. Huntington and Co
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  • Dramatic music
  • Oratorios
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices)
  • Glees, catches, rounds, etc
Label
The song crown : a collection of glees, quartettes, opera choruses, trios, solos, &c., &c., together with a complete musical drama, the music of which is entire, and selected from the most popular operas, by Mr. Woodbury
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-168 [17]8 18-198 ; wove paper
  • "The musical drama of The settlement of Jamestown, selected from the most celebrated operas" of Rossini, Bellini, Auber, and other celebrated masters" : oratorio in 2 parts, each with 15 movements, with original text ; music excerpted from a variety of compositions by Rossini, Bellini, Balfe, Schubert, Auber, Donizetti, Bishop. Horsely, von Weber, and Verdi ; each movement headed by number, indication of soloists ; with piano accompaniment. -- p. 2-82
  • "The settlement of Jamestown ... Personages : Narcissa (Soprano) ; Leila, friend of Narcissa (mezzo-soprano) ; Captain Smith (tenor) ; Goswold, father of Narcissa (bass) ; chorus of sailors, emigrants, &c." -- t.p. verso
  • ca. 153 songs for 1-4 voices, some with piano accompaniment ; each headed by title ; indication of type of composition ; most with author/composer named -- p. 82-303
  • Includes indexes : "General index" : alphabetical by song title ; "Index to musical drama -- The settlement of Jamestown" : arranged in order of movements. -- p. [1] at back of book
  • Copyright statement dated 1856. -- t.p. verso
  • Dedication : "To the officers and members of the national convention at Washington, with the hope that the music may be found worthy their study and approbation, this musical drama is respectfully inscribed by the author" -- t.p. verso
  • Quarter calf binding with pressed boards, light brown paper covers ; front cover with illustration of crown and title "The song crown / by Mr. Woodbury" and t.p. information ; framed by line of Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisement : "Mr. Woodbury's works on music, published by F. J. Huntington ... " ; also framed by line of Oxford rule
  • Songs include verses by Tennyson, Dickens, and Goethe
Dimensions
18 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (303, [1] p.)
Note
Inscriptions : "C. Tully" -- pencilled on front endpapers ; "I caught a hair [sic] alive. I let her go again. 12345678910.", with pencilled profile of Indian chief wearing headress -- pencilled in child's hand on back endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)13716288
Label
The song crown : a collection of glees, quartettes, opera choruses, trios, solos, &c., &c., together with a complete musical drama, the music of which is entire, and selected from the most popular operas, by Mr. Woodbury
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-168 [17]8 18-198 ; wove paper
  • "The musical drama of The settlement of Jamestown, selected from the most celebrated operas" of Rossini, Bellini, Auber, and other celebrated masters" : oratorio in 2 parts, each with 15 movements, with original text ; music excerpted from a variety of compositions by Rossini, Bellini, Balfe, Schubert, Auber, Donizetti, Bishop. Horsely, von Weber, and Verdi ; each movement headed by number, indication of soloists ; with piano accompaniment. -- p. 2-82
  • "The settlement of Jamestown ... Personages : Narcissa (Soprano) ; Leila, friend of Narcissa (mezzo-soprano) ; Captain Smith (tenor) ; Goswold, father of Narcissa (bass) ; chorus of sailors, emigrants, &c." -- t.p. verso
  • ca. 153 songs for 1-4 voices, some with piano accompaniment ; each headed by title ; indication of type of composition ; most with author/composer named -- p. 82-303
  • Includes indexes : "General index" : alphabetical by song title ; "Index to musical drama -- The settlement of Jamestown" : arranged in order of movements. -- p. [1] at back of book
  • Copyright statement dated 1856. -- t.p. verso
  • Dedication : "To the officers and members of the national convention at Washington, with the hope that the music may be found worthy their study and approbation, this musical drama is respectfully inscribed by the author" -- t.p. verso
  • Quarter calf binding with pressed boards, light brown paper covers ; front cover with illustration of crown and title "The song crown / by Mr. Woodbury" and t.p. information ; framed by line of Oxford rule ; back cover bears advertisement : "Mr. Woodbury's works on music, published by F. J. Huntington ... " ; also framed by line of Oxford rule
  • Songs include verses by Tennyson, Dickens, and Goethe
Dimensions
18 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (303, [1] p.)
Note
Inscriptions : "C. Tully" -- pencilled on front endpapers ; "I caught a hair [sic] alive. I let her go again. 12345678910.", with pencilled profile of Indian chief wearing headress -- pencilled in child's hand on back endpapers ; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- front pastedown.
System control number
(OCoLC)13716288

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