The Resource The Columbian song book : in two parts ; containing a choice collection of songs, duets, glees, rounds, and devotional music, for the school room, by Asa Fitz

The Columbian song book : in two parts ; containing a choice collection of songs, duets, glees, rounds, and devotional music, for the school room, by Asa Fitz

Label
The Columbian song book : in two parts ; containing a choice collection of songs, duets, glees, rounds, and devotional music, for the school room
Title
The Columbian song book
Title remainder
in two parts ; containing a choice collection of songs, duets, glees, rounds, and devotional music, for the school room
Statement of responsibility
by Asa Fitz
Title variation
  • Devotional songs and hymns
  • School songs
Creator
Contributor
Compiler
Publisher
Stereotyper
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BZM
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1810-1878
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Fitz, Asa
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
full score
LC call number
M1994.F578
LC item number
C65 1856
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hickling, Swan, and Brown
  • Boston Stereotype Foundry
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  • School songbooks
  • Choruses, Sacred (Children's voices)
  • Choruses, Secular (Children's voices)
  • Hymns, English
  • Glees, catches, rounds, etc
  • Chants
  • Anthems
Label
The Columbian song book : in two parts ; containing a choice collection of songs, duets, glees, rounds, and devotional music, for the school room, by Asa Fitz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • [1]8 [2]8 3-68 ; [1]8 2-68 ; wove paper
  • Devotional songs and hymns : ca. 106 hymns and songs for 3-4 voices ; each headed by title and author/composer, source, or tune title ; many with metrical indication ; 5 chants set in close score for 4 voices
  • School songs : ca. 85 songs, glees, rounds and catches for 1-4 voices ; some with additional piano accompaniment ; each headed by title ; some with author/composer named
  • Indexes : Devotional songs and hymns -- p. [5]-6 ; School songs -- p. 95-96
  • Copyright statement : dated 1855--t.p. verso
  • "Stereotyped at the Boston Stereotype Foundry"--t.p. verso
  • Preface : "The attention given devotional music of late in our schools has rendered it necessary that some book should be prepared containing a choice collection of hymns and sacred music ... The author of this work has devoted one half of the matter to that purpose. The hymns are set to old and popular tunes ... In the secular part, many new songs, rounds and glees have been introduced ..." (signed by Asa Fitz. Boston, October, 1855) -- p. [3]
  • Includes compositions by Corelli, Moscheles, Playford, Rossini, Haydn, and Bononcini
  • Quarter-calf binding ; cardboard boards with brown paper covers ; frotn cover bears t.p. information framed by ornamental border ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
42192865
Extent
1 score (96, 96 pages) ; 14 x 19 cm.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Columbian song book : in two parts ; containing a choice collection of songs, duets, glees, rounds, and devotional music, for the school room, by Asa Fitz
Publication
Note
  • [1]8 [2]8 3-68 ; [1]8 2-68 ; wove paper
  • Devotional songs and hymns : ca. 106 hymns and songs for 3-4 voices ; each headed by title and author/composer, source, or tune title ; many with metrical indication ; 5 chants set in close score for 4 voices
  • School songs : ca. 85 songs, glees, rounds and catches for 1-4 voices ; some with additional piano accompaniment ; each headed by title ; some with author/composer named
  • Indexes : Devotional songs and hymns -- p. [5]-6 ; School songs -- p. 95-96
  • Copyright statement : dated 1855--t.p. verso
  • "Stereotyped at the Boston Stereotype Foundry"--t.p. verso
  • Preface : "The attention given devotional music of late in our schools has rendered it necessary that some book should be prepared containing a choice collection of hymns and sacred music ... The author of this work has devoted one half of the matter to that purpose. The hymns are set to old and popular tunes ... In the secular part, many new songs, rounds and glees have been introduced ..." (signed by Asa Fitz. Boston, October, 1855) -- p. [3]
  • Includes compositions by Corelli, Moscheles, Playford, Rossini, Haydn, and Bononcini
  • Quarter-calf binding ; cardboard boards with brown paper covers ; frotn cover bears t.p. information framed by ornamental border ; back cover bears advertisement for publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
42192865
Extent
1 score (96, 96 pages) ; 14 x 19 cm.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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