The Resource The American harmony, or, Royal melody complete. : In two volumes. : Vol. I. Containing, I. A new and correct introduction to the grounds of music, rudemental, practical and technical. II. A new and complete body of church music, adapted to the most select portions of the Book of Psalms, of either versions; with many fuging chorus's, and Gloria Patri's to the whole. III. A new and select number of hymns, anthems, and canons, suited to several occasions; and many of them never before printed; set by the greatest masters in the world. The whole are composed in two, three, four and five musical parts, according to the nicest rules; consisting of solo's, fuges, and chorus's, correctly set in score for voices or organ; and fitted for all teachers, learners, and musical societies, &c., By William Tans'ur, Senior, musico theorico. ; [Two lines from Psalms], (electronic resource)

The American harmony, or, Royal melody complete. : In two volumes. : Vol. I. Containing, I. A new and correct introduction to the grounds of music, rudemental, practical and technical. II. A new and complete body of church music, adapted to the most select portions of the Book of Psalms, of either versions; with many fuging chorus's, and Gloria Patri's to the whole. III. A new and select number of hymns, anthems, and canons, suited to several occasions; and many of them never before printed; set by the greatest masters in the world. The whole are composed in two, three, four and five musical parts, according to the nicest rules; consisting of solo's, fuges, and chorus's, correctly set in score for voices or organ; and fitted for all teachers, learners, and musical societies, &c., By William Tans'ur, Senior, musico theorico. ; [Two lines from Psalms], (electronic resource)

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The American harmony, or, Royal melody complete. : In two volumes. : Vol. I. Containing, I. A new and correct introduction to the grounds of music, rudemental, practical and technical. II. A new and complete body of church music, adapted to the most select portions of the Book of Psalms, of either versions; with many fuging chorus's, and Gloria Patri's to the whole. III. A new and select number of hymns, anthems, and canons, suited to several occasions; and many of them never before printed; set by the greatest masters in the world. The whole are composed in two, three, four and five musical parts, according to the nicest rules; consisting of solo's, fuges, and chorus's, correctly set in score for voices or organ; and fitted for all teachers, learners, and musical societies, &c.
Title
The American harmony, or, Royal melody complete.
Title remainder
In two volumes. : Vol. I. Containing, I. A new and correct introduction to the grounds of music, rudemental, practical and technical. II. A new and complete body of church music, adapted to the most select portions of the Book of Psalms, of either versions; with many fuging chorus's, and Gloria Patri's to the whole. III. A new and select number of hymns, anthems, and canons, suited to several occasions; and many of them never before printed; set by the greatest masters in the world. The whole are composed in two, three, four and five musical parts, according to the nicest rules; consisting of solo's, fuges, and chorus's, correctly set in score for voices or organ; and fitted for all teachers, learners, and musical societies, &c.
Statement of responsibility
By William Tans'ur, Senior, musico theorico. ; [Two lines from Psalms]
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Contributor
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
13035
Citation source
Evans
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1699?-1783
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Tans'ur, William
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Illustrations
music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • -1792
  • 1741-1823
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  • Bayley, Daniel
  • Gilman, John Ward
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  • Music
  • Church music
  • Psalmody
Label
The American harmony, or, Royal melody complete. : In two volumes. : Vol. I. Containing, I. A new and correct introduction to the grounds of music, rudemental, practical and technical. II. A new and complete body of church music, adapted to the most select portions of the Book of Psalms, of either versions; with many fuging chorus's, and Gloria Patri's to the whole. III. A new and select number of hymns, anthems, and canons, suited to several occasions; and many of them never before printed; set by the greatest masters in the world. The whole are composed in two, three, four and five musical parts, according to the nicest rules; consisting of solo's, fuges, and chorus's, correctly set in score for voices or organ; and fitted for all teachers, learners, and musical societies, &c., By William Tans'ur, Senior, musico theorico. ; [Two lines from Psalms], (electronic resource)
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https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/13035
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Edition statement transposed; precedes "By William Tans'ur ..." on title page
  • Music engraved by John Ward Gilman
  • Errors in paging: p. 90-95 misnumbered 94, 93, 92, 95, 94, 91
  • "The American harmony, or, Universal psalmodist. Vol. II ... By A. Williams ..."--[4] p., 96 p. of plates at end, with separate title page
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000313784
Dimensions
13 x 21 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The eighth edition, with additions.
Extent
5, [1], 10 p., two leaves of plates numbered 7-8, 96 p. of plates; [4] p., 96 p. of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
music
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absent
Reformatting quality
access
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Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
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(Sirsi) 000313784
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The American harmony, or, Royal melody complete. : In two volumes. : Vol. I. Containing, I. A new and correct introduction to the grounds of music, rudemental, practical and technical. II. A new and complete body of church music, adapted to the most select portions of the Book of Psalms, of either versions; with many fuging chorus's, and Gloria Patri's to the whole. III. A new and select number of hymns, anthems, and canons, suited to several occasions; and many of them never before printed; set by the greatest masters in the world. The whole are composed in two, three, four and five musical parts, according to the nicest rules; consisting of solo's, fuges, and chorus's, correctly set in score for voices or organ; and fitted for all teachers, learners, and musical societies, &c., By William Tans'ur, Senior, musico theorico. ; [Two lines from Psalms], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/13035
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Edition statement transposed; precedes "By William Tans'ur ..." on title page
  • Music engraved by John Ward Gilman
  • Errors in paging: p. 90-95 misnumbered 94, 93, 92, 95, 94, 91
  • "The American harmony, or, Universal psalmodist. Vol. II ... By A. Williams ..."--[4] p., 96 p. of plates at end, with separate title page
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000313784
Dimensions
13 x 21 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The eighth edition, with additions.
Extent
5, [1], 10 p., two leaves of plates numbered 7-8, 96 p. of plates; [4] p., 96 p. of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
music
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000313784

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