Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items

  • Keywords: Lowell Mason x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Institutional Certification: Mason’s 1822Handel and Haydn Society Collection and Its Impact

Peter Mercer-Taylor

in Gems of Exquisite Beauty: How Hymnody Carried Classical Music to America

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190842796
eISBN:
9780197537787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842796.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The 1822 Boston Handel and Haydn Society Collection of Church Music contains 21 psalm and hymn tunes drawn from the work of Gluck, Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven, all based closely on adaptations ... More


Heyday: Kingsley’s 1838Sacred Choir and the Midcentury Mania

Peter Mercer-Taylor

in Gems of Exquisite Beauty: How Hymnody Carried Classical Music to America

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190842796
eISBN:
9780197537787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842796.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The vast expansion of the American music-making infrastructure through the 1840s brought with it a vast expansion of interest in psalmodic adaptations of classical music. Hundreds of such adaptations ... More


The Log Cabin Composer

Broyles Michael

in Mavericks and Other Traditions in American Music

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300100457
eISBN:
9780300127898
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300100457.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

A product of romanticism, Anthony Philip Heinrich shared a vision of America similar to that of the Hudson River school of painters. This chapter focuses on the life and musical career of Heinrich. ... More


The Jubilee Singers of Fisk University

Sandra Jean Graham

in Spirituals and the Birth of a Black Entertainment Industry

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780252041631
eISBN:
9780252050305
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041631.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter recounts the history of the founding of Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1866 by the American Missionary Association and a trio of its agents: Erastus Milo (E. M.) Cravath, ... More


Gems of Exquisite Beauty: How Hymnody Carried Classical Music to America

Peter Mercer-Taylor

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190842796
eISBN:
9780197537787
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842796.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

In the decades leading up to the Civil War, many Americans first encountered European classical music through excerpts captured in the form of psalm and hymn tunes. Psalmody was the United States’ ... More


View: