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

Publication date and place: 1814 by Cramer, Spear, and Eichbaum and Freeman Lewis in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 199 pp. Second Edition 1816, 200 pp., reprinted 1818 and 1820.


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Works at CPDL

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 4 86. 86 (C.M.)
Ninety-Third 1814 Lucius Chapin Philip Doddridge Grace! 'tis a charming sound Sacred 4 66. 86 (S.M.)
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.)