The Beauties of Harmony (Freeman Lewis)

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Title: The Beauties of Harmony

Full Title: The Beauties Of Harmony, Containing the Rudiments of Music on a New and Improved Plan; Including, with the Rules of Singing, an Explanation of the Rules and Principles of Composition, Together with an Extensive Collection of Sacred Music, Consisting of Plain Tunes, Fuges, Anthems, etc. Some of Which are Entirely New; to the Whole is Added an Appendix, Containing Explanations of Musical Terms, Characters, etc. Original and Selected.

Editor - Compiler: Freeman Lewis

Editions

1 – Published 1814 – in Pittsburgh by Cramer, Spear, and Eichbaum and Freeman Lewis, 199 pp.
2 – Published 1816 – 200 pp.
3 – Published 1818
4 – Published 1820
5 – Published 1828 – in Pittsburgh by Johnston and Stockton

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Works at CPDL

Edition 1 (1814)

Title Year Composer Arranger Lyricist First Line Genre Subgenre Vo. Meter
Liberty Hall 1810 Lucius Chapin Isaac Watts Alas! And did my Savior bleed Sacred 3 86. 86 (C.M.)
Ninety-Third 1805 Jeremiah Ingalls Lucius Chapin Philip Doddridge Grace! 'tis a charming sound Sacred 4 66. 86 (S.M.)
Resignation 1828 Anonymous William Walker Isaac Watts My shepherd will supply my need Sacred 4 86. 86. D (C.M.D.)
Rockbridge 1813 Lucius Chapin Isaac Watts Sweet is the work, my God, my King Sacred Psalm-tunes 4 88. 88 (L.M.)
Twenty-Fourth 1813 Amzi Chapin Isaac Watts Salvation! O the joyful sound Sacred 3 86. 86 (C.M.)

Edition 5 (1828)

Title Year Composer Arranger Lyricist First Line Genre Subgenre Vo. Meter
Resignation 1828 Anonymous William Walker Isaac Watts My shepherd will supply my need Sacred 4 86. 86. D (C.M.D.)