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The art of playing thorough bass with correctness according to the true principles of composition, fully explained by a great variety of examples in various stiles, to which are added by way of suppliment [sic] six lessons of accompaniment. For the particular practice and improvement of the studious. The whole being designed for the use of such young composers & performers in general as are desirous of being well grounded in the science of harmony.
Contributor Names
Heck, Johann Caspar, 1740-
Created / Published
London : Preston, [1793]
Subject Headings
-  Continuo--Early works to 1800
Medium
99 p. : music ; 34 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
MT49 .H39 1793
Microfilm Music 5000 Item H-021b, Reel 89 Microfilm. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, [1982]. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. On reel with other titles.
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http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/muspre1800.101750
Library of Congress Control Number
59059502
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Heck, Johann Caspar. The art of playing thorough bass with correctness according to the true principles of composition, fully explained by a great variety of examples in various stiles, to which are added by way of suppliment sic six lessons of accompaniment. For the particular practice and improvement of the studious. The whole being designed for the use of such young composers & performers in general as are desirous of being well grounded in the science of harmony. [London: Preston, 1793] Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/59059502/.

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Heck, J. C. (1793) The art of playing thorough bass with correctness according to the true principles of composition, fully explained by a great variety of examples in various stiles, to which are added by way of suppliment sic six lessons of accompaniment. For the particular practice and improvement of the studious. The whole being designed for the use of such young composers & performers in general as are desirous of being well grounded in the science of harmony. [London: Preston] [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/59059502/.

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Heck, Johann Caspar. The art of playing thorough bass with correctness according to the true principles of composition, fully explained by a great variety of examples in various stiles, to which are added by way of suppliment sic six lessons of accompaniment. For the particular practice and improvement of the studious. The whole being designed for the use of such young composers & performers in general as are desirous of being well grounded in the science of harmony. [London: Preston, 1793] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/59059502/>.

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