The Northampton Collection (Elias Mann)

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Title: The Northampton Collection

Full Title: The Northampton Collection of Sacred Harmony, In Three Parts. Containing, I. A Plain and Concise Introduction to the Grounds of Music. II. A Large Number of Psalm Tunes, Selected from the Most Approved and Eminent Authors, And Adapted Them to all the Different Meters and Keys Used in Churches. III. A Number of Pieces of Several Verses Each, Many of Which are Competitions Never Before Published, and Calculated for the Use of Churches, and Extraordinary Occasions. With a Number of Universally Approved Anthems.

Editor - Compiler: Elias Mann

Publication date and place: 1797 by Daniel Wright in Northampton, Massachusetts, 139 pp. Second Edition 1802 (Andrew Wright, Northampton), 135 pp.


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Works at CPDL

Title Year Composer Lyricist First Line Genre Subgenre Vo. Meter
Acceptance 1797 Oliver Holden Isaac Watts When midnight darkness veils the skies Sacred Psalm-tunes 4 86. 86 (C.M.)