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  • Weepin' Mary chorus women's voices : Negro spiritual

    vocal score | 1 score (5 p.) ; 27 cm. | harmonization by H.T. Burleigh ; arranged by N. Clifford Page. (Statement Of Responsibility). For chorus (SSA) with piano. Caption title. acquire ...

    • Contributor: G. Ricordi - Burleigh, H. T. (Harry Thacker) - Page, N. Clifford (Nathaniel Clifford) - Burleigh, H. T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917
  • I bring you heartsease (trio)

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (7 p.) ; 35 cm. | Gena Branscombe ; words by G.B. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink, with additions and corrections in pencil. For chorus ...

    • Contributor: Branscombe, Gena
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916
  • " I Bring You Heartsease" by Gena Branscombe

    Article. Also published as a solo song, Branscombe's choral setting (SSA) was issued by Arthur P. Schmidt Co., Boston, in 1915. The text, written by the composer, refers to a variety of ...

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  • Daniel Gregory Mason (1873-1953)

    Biography. In 1913, Mason studied in Paris with Vincent d'Indy, who became his primary compositional influence. A fervent classicist, Mason's instrumental works include three symphonies, more than a dozen chamber pieces, several ...

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    • Date: 1953-12-04
  • Henry F. Gilbert (1868-1928)

    Biography. In 1905 he wrote Americanesque, which was a suite for orchestra based on minstrel show tunes. His first major success was Comedy Overture on Negro Themes (1910) for orchestra. He completed ...

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  • Peter C. Lutkin (1858-1931)

    Biography. In addition to his position as Dean and Director of Choirs at Northwestern University, he also served as Professor of Theory, Piano, Organ, and Composition in the School of Music, 1895-1931; ...

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    • Date: 1895
  • The old man with a beard

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 27 cm. | Margaret Ruthven Lang ; Edward Lear. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SATB chorus with piano. Caption title. Also available in digital form ...

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Lang, Margaret Ruthven - Lear, Edward
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909
  • " Minuet" by Patty Stair

    Article. In the opening A section, written in G major, the stage is set as Grand-aunt plays the spinet, "Thin and worn [is] the spinet's tone." The B section, in C major, ...

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  • " Dig My Grave," one of "Two Negro Spirituals" by Harry Thacker Burleigh

    Article. The text and melody of Dig My Grave were taken from Bahama Songs and Stories by Charles L. Edwards. The opening is appropriately somber, marked Grave, and set for four-part men's ...

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  • " They that wait upon the Lord" by Arthur B. Whiting

    Article. Whiting sets this text from Isaiah (40:28-31) as an accompanied verse anthem, a form that alternates between solo and chorus to provide textural variety. In this case the musical contrast is ...

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  • "The Wind and the Day (A Sunset on Yarrow)" by Arthur Foote

    Article. This part-song, one of fifty-two composed by Foote, was dedicated to Horatio Parker (1863–1919), a fellow member of the Second New England School of composers. It sets a pastoral poem by ...

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  • " Balm in Gilead" by Harry Thacker Burleigh

    Article. The text of this spiritual was inspired by the biblical passage: "Is there no balm in Gilead; is there no physician there? Why then is not the health of the daughter ...

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  • "Inconstancy" by George Whitefield Chadwick

    Article. Article. In this chorus he sets Shakespeare's text "Sigh no more ladies" from Much Ado about Nothing. The opening line receives a plaintive homophonic setting before the piece launches into a ...

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  • Enchantment op. 17, no. 1

    vocal score | 1 score (12 p.) ; 28 cm. | Mabel W. Daniels ; words by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SATB chorus with piano. Caption title. Also available ...

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Daniels, Mabel W. (Mabel Wheeler) - Mackay, Isabel Ecclestone - Daniels, Mabel W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908
  • The pirate song for baritone solo and male chorus

    vocal score | 1 score (8 p.) ; 27 cm. | Henry F. Gilbert. (Statement Of Responsibility). For baritone solo, male chorus (TTBB) with piano. Caption title. Words adapted from Stevenson's Treasure ...

    • Contributor: H.W. Gray - Gilbert, Henry F. B. (Henry Franklin Belknap) - Stevenson, Robert Louis - Hyde, Alice C. - Gilbert, Henry F. B.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921
  • "The Voice of My Beloved" by Mabel Wheeler Daniels

    Article. Daniels wrote her best-known work, Exultate Deo (1929), to celebrate Radcliffe's fiftieth anniversary and A Psalm of Praise (1954) for the college's seventy-fifth anniversary. Her Song of Jael, premiered at the ...

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  • Centennial hymn as sung at the opening ceremonies at Philadelphia, May 10th, 1876

    vocal score | 1 vocal score (5 p.) ; 36 cm. | words by John G. Whittier ; music by John K. Paine. (Statement Of Responsibility). For chorus (SATB) and piano; acc. ...

    • Contributor: J.E. Ditson - Paine, John Knowles - Whittier, John Greenleaf
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1876
  • I bring you heartsease trio

    vocal score | 1 score (7 p.) ; 27 cm. | Gena Branscombe ; words by G.B. (Statement Of Responsibility). For chorus (SSA) with piano. Caption title. Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Branscombe, Gena
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916
  • " Christ Jesus Comes from Heavenly Height" by Peter C. Lutkin

    Article. For much of his life, Lutkin composed original carols as Christmas card greetings. Child Jesus Comes from Heavenly Height was one of two such greetings later published by H. W. Gray. ...

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  • " Centennial Hymn, Op. 27" by John Knowles Paine

    Article. Centennial Hymn is a setting of John Greenleaf Whittier's six-verse poem of the same name. The musical material is strophic, the text setting is syllabic, and the length is a mere ...

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