The Resource The tabernacle : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences, motetts and anthems, adapted to public and private worship, and to the use of choirs, singing schools, musical societies and conventions : together with a complete treatise on the principles of musical notation, by B.F. Baker & W.O. Perkins

The tabernacle : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences, motetts and anthems, adapted to public and private worship, and to the use of choirs, singing schools, musical societies and conventions : together with a complete treatise on the principles of musical notation, by B.F. Baker & W.O. Perkins

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The tabernacle : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences, motetts and anthems, adapted to public and private worship, and to the use of choirs, singing schools, musical societies and conventions : together with a complete treatise on the principles of musical notation
Title
The tabernacle
Title remainder
a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences, motetts and anthems, adapted to public and private worship, and to the use of choirs, singing schools, musical societies and conventions : together with a complete treatise on the principles of musical notation
Statement of responsibility
by B.F. Baker & W.O. Perkins
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Contributor
Publisher
Printer
Typographer
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IdU
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1811-1889
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Baker, B. F.
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • 1831-1902
  • 1810-1881
  • 1786-1855
  • approximately 1710-1793
  • 1767-1822
  • 1833-1914
  • 1819-1858
  • 1754-1825
  • 1749-1814
  • 1717-1799
  • 1781-1861
  • 1808-1832
  • 1763-1817
  • 1770-1827
  • 1834-
  • 1735-1781
  • 1731-1776
  • 1779-1852
  • 1696-1755
  • 1707-1787
  • 1787-1864
  • -1881
  • 1747-1800
  • 1771-1839
  • 1793-1835
  • 1716-1796
  • 1823-1869
  • 1803-1890
  • 1775-1859
  • (ca.)1505-1585
  • 1791-1877
  • 1796-1854
  • 1796-1855
  • 1865-1945
  • 1830-1874
  • active 1720-1744
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  • Perkins, W. O.
  • Blanchard, George S
  • Kidder, Andrew Bradshaw
  • Bishop, Henry R.
  • Hatton, John Warrington
  • Stanley
  • Perkins, H. S.
  • Woodbury, I.B.
  • Winter, Peter von
  • Vogler, Georg Joseph
  • Randall, John
  • Novello, Vincent
  • Dutton, D.
  • Mëhul, Etienne Nicolas
  • Spofforth, Reginald
  • Hodges, D. F.
  • Mornington, Garrett Colley Wellesley
  • Thayer, George
  • Williams, A.
  • Brown, Obadiah B.
  • Greene, Maurice
  • Harwood, Edward
  • Malan, César
  • Ball, S. B.
  • Schultz, J. A. P.
  • Paër, Ferdinando
  • Hemans
  • Giardini, Felice
  • Browne
  • Fillmore, A. D.
  • Lachner, Franz
  • Clark, Thomas
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Shore, William
  • Miné, Jacques Claude Adolphe
  • Worley, D. B
  • Olmstead, W. P
  • Collins, Henry
  • Watts, T. R
  • Millard, S. H
  • Smith, A. J
  • Parsons, O. W
  • Wilton, H
  • Zimmerman, I. J
  • Franklin, A
  • Perkins, Orson
  • Barnes, L. B
  • Tinkham, Orville
  • White, A. J
  • Martin, William
  • Kimball, Charles
  • Guild, J. E
  • Rice, F. B
  • Chase, C. M
  • Hamlen, S. B
  • North, G. F
  • Dewey, T. M
  • Fownes, T
  • Florio
  • Hageman, A
  • Taylor, E
  • Younge, E
  • Moore, S. C
  • Chapple,Samuel
  • Nimmue
  • Lambillotte, L.
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Wilder, Solon
  • Wright, J.
  • Sheldon & Company (New York, N.Y.)
  • Ticknor and Fields
  • Blakeman & Mason
  • J. B. Lippincott& Co
  • Cushings & Bailey
  • Rickey & Carroll
  • Geo. S. Blanchard
  • Ingham & Bragg
  • J. B. Cobb & Co
  • S. Brainard
  • J. H. Riley & Co
  • S. C. Griggs & Co
  • J. M. Crawford
  • J. P. Morton
  • Samuel Merrill & Co.
  • Bowen, Stuart & Co
  • Raymond & Adams
  • A. B. Kidder & Son's
  • Welch, Bigelow & Co.
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  • Hymns, English
  • Tune-books
  • Anthems
  • Chants
  • Motets
  • Part songs, English
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) Unaccompanied
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with keyboard instrument ensemble
  • Music
Label
The tabernacle : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences, motetts and anthems, adapted to public and private worship, and to the use of choirs, singing schools, musical societies and conventions : together with a complete treatise on the principles of musical notation, by B.F. Baker & W.O. Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-504 ; wove paper
  • ca. 422 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; each headed by title, meter ; most with composer ; ca. 33 sentences, anthems, and motetts ; for 1-4 voices ; with piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by composition type, title, most with composer ; ca. 10 chants ; in c.s. ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment
  • "Musical notation" : 10 chapters on rudiments of music ; with 34 practical exercises ; followed by 21 part-songs for SATB ; without additional accompaniment -- p. [3]-41
  • "Dictionary of musical terms" -- p. 42-46
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index of tunes" -- p. 396 ; "Metrical index of tunes" -- p. 397-398 ; "Four-part songs, chants, anthems, motetts" -- p. 398 ; ["Index of first lines"] -- p. [399-400]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1862 -- t.p
  • "A. B. Kidder's Music Typography, Boston" ; "Cambridge : Printed by Welch, Bigelow, & Co." -- p. [2]
  • Preface : " ... the Editors ... present to the churches a music book complete in itself, adapted to the real wants of choristers and choirs, furnishing a liberal number of sentences, anthems, and chants, for opening and closing regular or occasional service, and a large variety of hymn tunes set to the regular metres ... A large proportion of the music is new ... [and] selected with care from the best standard authors ... The principles of musical notation are logically detailed [and include] ... many exercises and easy part-songs ... " -- p. [2]
  • Includes compositions by Donizetti, Luther, Haydn, Beethoven, Mozart, Rossini, Handel, Corelli, Weber, Bellini, Pleyel, Mendelssohn, and Cherubini
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information, framed by Oxford rule ; back coverbears advertisement for Boston publisher, framed by Oxford rule
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (400 p.)
Note
  • Defective : lacking front and back endpapers and p. 399-400.
  • Inscriptions : "S. E. Redding" pencilled in block letters -- front pastedown ; handbill advertisement for Dorman's Music Studio, Worcester, Mass., with engraved illustration of volcano erupting with musical instruments -- adhered to front pastedown ;; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- adhered to handbill on front pastdown.
  • Spine previously coated with glue or shellac, causing much embrittlement and causing hinges to brak ; also causing acid migration and stains to covers ; front and back hinges broken, leaving boards attached by binding tapes only ; warping, foxing of textblock ; acid migration to endpapers from pastedown adhesive.
System control number
(OCoLC)42229982
Label
The tabernacle : a collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences, motetts and anthems, adapted to public and private worship, and to the use of choirs, singing schools, musical societies and conventions : together with a complete treatise on the principles of musical notation, by B.F. Baker & W.O. Perkins
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]4 2-504 ; wove paper
  • ca. 422 hymn tunes ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment ; each headed by title, meter ; most with composer ; ca. 33 sentences, anthems, and motetts ; for 1-4 voices ; with piano/organ accompaniment ; each headed by composition type, title, most with composer ; ca. 10 chants ; in c.s. ; for SATB ; without additional accompaniment
  • "Musical notation" : 10 chapters on rudiments of music ; with 34 practical exercises ; followed by 21 part-songs for SATB ; without additional accompaniment -- p. [3]-41
  • "Dictionary of musical terms" -- p. 42-46
  • Includes indexes : "Alphabetical index of tunes" -- p. 396 ; "Metrical index of tunes" -- p. 397-398 ; "Four-part songs, chants, anthems, motetts" -- p. 398 ; ["Index of first lines"] -- p. [399-400]
  • Copyright statement : dated 1862 -- t.p
  • "A. B. Kidder's Music Typography, Boston" ; "Cambridge : Printed by Welch, Bigelow, & Co." -- p. [2]
  • Preface : " ... the Editors ... present to the churches a music book complete in itself, adapted to the real wants of choristers and choirs, furnishing a liberal number of sentences, anthems, and chants, for opening and closing regular or occasional service, and a large variety of hymn tunes set to the regular metres ... A large proportion of the music is new ... [and] selected with care from the best standard authors ... The principles of musical notation are logically detailed [and include] ... many exercises and easy part-songs ... " -- p. [2]
  • Includes compositions by Donizetti, Luther, Haydn, Beethoven, Mozart, Rossini, Handel, Corelli, Weber, Bellini, Pleyel, Mendelssohn, and Cherubini
  • Quarter-calf binding with oblong boards and green paper covers ; front cover bears printed t.p. information, framed by Oxford rule ; back coverbears advertisement for Boston publisher, framed by Oxford rule
Dimensions
17 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 score (400 p.)
Note
  • Defective : lacking front and back endpapers and p. 399-400.
  • Inscriptions : "S. E. Redding" pencilled in block letters -- front pastedown ; handbill advertisement for Dorman's Music Studio, Worcester, Mass., with engraved illustration of volcano erupting with musical instruments -- adhered to front pastedown ;; Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- adhered to handbill on front pastdown.
  • Spine previously coated with glue or shellac, causing much embrittlement and causing hinges to brak ; also causing acid migration and stains to covers ; front and back hinges broken, leaving boards attached by binding tapes only ; warping, foxing of textblock ; acid migration to endpapers from pastedown adhesive.
System control number
(OCoLC)42229982

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