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  • Music in miniature containing a collection of psalm tunes of various metres

    print | 1 score (32 p.) ; 15 cm. | set in score by W. Billings. (Statement Of Responsibility). Without words. Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2652 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by the Author at His House in Boston, Ne. - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1779

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  • The singing master's assistant; or, Key to practical musick being an abridgment from the New-England psalm-singer : together with several other tunes never before published

    print | 1 score (15, 104 p.) ; 11 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2651 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: E. Russell, Pr. - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1781

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  • The psalm-singer's amusement containing a number of fuging pieces and anthems

    print | 1 score (104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2653 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by the Author - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1781

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  • The singing master's assistant, or, Key to practical music being an abridgement from the New-England psalm-singer; together with several other tunes, never before published

    print | 1 score (32, 104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. "Encomium on music": p. [31]-32 (1st group). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Draper and Folsom - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1778

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  • The New-England psalm-singer, or, American chorister containing a number of psalm-tunes, anthems, and canons : in four and five parts : (never before published)

    print | 1 score (10, 109 p.) ; 17 x 23 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2646 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Edes and Gill - And to Be Sold by Them - By Deacon Elliot - By Josiah Flagg - By Gillam Bass - And by the Author - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1770

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  • The continental harmony containing, a number of anthems, fuges, and chorusses, in several parts : never before published

    print | 1 score (199 p.) ; 14 x 23 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. LC copy 1 imperfect: pages between the t.p. verso and p. vii wanting. Evans, 26673 (Citation/Reference). RISM, A/I/1, B2655 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: By Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, Sold at Their Bookstore - By Said Thomas in Worcester, and by the Booksellers in Boston, and Elsewhere - Billings, William - John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1794

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  • Yankee doodle

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. T. Gordon - Gordon, S. T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1861

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  • The singing master's assistant, or, Key to practical music being an abridgement from the New-England psalm-singer; together with several other tunes, never before published

    print | 1 score (29, [1], 104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. Without the "Encomium on music." Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 (Citation/Reference). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Draper and Folsom - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1778

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  • The Suffolk harmony consisting of psalm tunes, fuges, and anthems

    print | 1 score ([2], 56, 8, 8 p.) ; 12 x 21 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "An anthem for Easter": p. 1-8 (3rd group); "An anthem. Psalm 127": p. 1-8 (4th group). RISM, a/I/1, B 2654 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Engraved and Printed by J. Norman, for the Author - Billings, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1786

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    Introduction to A Trip to the Nore / Catalog Record Only

    Titles of the pieces from their respective captions. Composer of the 2nd work unknown. Arranged for keyboard instrument; the song has interlinear words. Staff notation. Pages of the two works also numbered 1, 2, 3 and 2, 3, 4; apparently originally published separately. On the last page of the 2nd piece is a part with interlinear words: "For the Ger: Flute or Guittar."

    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1797
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    Citizen soldiers : a new patriotic song / Catalog Record Only

    For voice and piano. Interlinear words (1st verse); subsequent verses printed as text. Handwritten on verso of leaf: "From the composer Mr. G. Booth to Edward Mayo." LC copy has provenance of Marian S. Carson.

    • Contributor: Taylor, R.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 179?
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    The most celebrated songs in the oratorio call'd Saul / Catalog Record Only

    Includes the overture. Libretto by Charles Jennens; cf. Smith. Smith, William C. Handel : a descriptive catalogue of the early editions. 2nd ed. with supplement, p. 139, no. 2 RISM, A/I/4, H 877 Staff notation.

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1739
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    Festo annunciationis Mariae : a 2 violini, viola, canto, alto, tenore, basso con il Fondamento / Catalog Record Only

    Cover title used for untitled and unsigned autograph. Excerpt no. 1 "Siehe, das ist unser Gott." Includes a receipt signed by G. Benda and dated by Romberg, Oct. 1, 1791; identical to the writing on ms. score. Set of parts (violin, viola, violoncello, theorbo [?], organ, voice) is added to the score, in different writing [copyist's?] .

    • Contributor: Benda, Georg
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1754
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    O'er the rude rocks which bound her coasts : a favorite song sung by Mr. Sedgwick in A trip to the Nore / Catalog Record Only

    Title from caption. Accompaniment arranged for keyboard instrument; interlinear words; includes chorus in full score. Staff notation. Pages also numbered 17-20. Lyricist may be Grubb, John, 18th/19th cent.

    • Contributor: Attwood, Thomas
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1797
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    Brother soldiers all hail! ; to which is added A toast / Catalog Record Only

    For voice and piano, with guitar and clarinet ad libitum; instrumental interlude for flute or violin on p. 4 preceeding Toast. Includes additional verses printed as text.

    • Contributor: Hopkinson, Francis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1799
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    Sant' Elena al Calvario : oratorio / Catalog Record Only

    Easter oratorio in two parts originally for solo voices (SSAAT), chorus (SATB), and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for keyboard instrument. Manuscript in ink. Libretto by Metastasio. Italian words. Staff notation. Replaces unk84092515.

    • Contributor: Hasse, Johann Adolf
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1777
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    Joseph and his brethren : an oratorio / Catalog Record Only

    LC copy has bookplate of Gilbert Samuel Inglefield. English words. Smith, William C. Handel : a descriptive catalogue of the early editions. 2d ed. with supplement, p. 110, no. 1 RISM, A/I/4, H 601 Purchase; Sotheby's; Dec. 4, 2007.

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1744
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    La Betulia liberata / Catalog Record Only

    Libretto by Pietro Metastasio based on a story from the Old Testament. Reproduces a ms. in the Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna (Mus. Hs. 19.116).

    • Contributor: Gassmann, Florian Leopold - Metastasio, Pietro
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1772
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    Saul : an oratorio / Catalog Record Only

    Libretto by Charles Jennens. "Handel's works, vol. VIII, Saul"--Spine. Not part of any published multipart item.

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1773
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    Sant' Elena al Calvario : oratorio / Catalog Record Only

    Easter oratorio in two parts for soloists (SSAAT), chorus (SATB), and orchestra. Manuscript in ink. Libretto by Metastasio. The number 239 appears on the title page. Purchase; Sotheby's; June 8, 2011. Italian words. Staff notation.

    • Contributor: Hasse, Johann Adolf
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1746
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    The Battle of the Nile : a favorite patriotic song / Catalog Record Only

    For high voice and piano; includes arrangement for flute on page [2]. Interlinear English words by J. W. Fielding--British union catalogue of early music. Staff notation. Caption title. LC copy 1 stamped on back cover: 447984. Acquisition number in pencil on copy 1 front and back cover: 07-82-083.103. Acquisition number in pencil on copy 1 front and back cover: 07-82-083.104.

    • Contributor: Fielding, J. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1798
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    Messiah : an oratorio / Catalog Record Only

    Copyist's ms. Caption title. Libretto by Charles Jennens, taken from the Bible and Prayer book Psalter. Incomplete: 2nd vol., containing Part II, lacking.

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1741
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    Alcides : an English opera / Catalog Record Only

    Incidental music for the play by Tobias Smollett, with aditional words attributed to Thomas Morell. "For Dr. Arnold's edition of Handel's works, from the statue in Vauxhaull Gardens"--Frontispiece. Pl. no.: 84-85. With: Acis and Galatea / composed ... by G.F. Handel. Other issue of score in LC with pl. no. 83-85 (M3.H21 83-85); "83" apparently an error corrected in later issues. Cf. Handel, a ...

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1790
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    Giob : oratorio. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript in ink. Unbound. Purchase; Sotheby's; June 8, 2011. Italian words. Staff notation.

    • Contributor: Dittersdorf, Karl Ditters Von
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1786
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    Washington's mar[c]h ; Washington's march at the Battle of Trenton. Catalog Record Only

    For piano. The 2nd work attributed to Francis Hopkinson.

    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1790