The Rudiments of Music (Andrew Law)

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Title: The Rudiments of Music
Editor - Composer – Compiler: Andrew Law

Editions

1 – Published 1783 – by William Law in Cheshire, Pennsylvania, 24 pp.
2 – Published 1786 – 48 pp.
3 – Published 1791 – 68 pp.
4 – Published 1792 – 75 pp.


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Works at CPDL

Edition 2 (1786)

Title Year Composer Lyricist First Line Genre Subgenre Vo. Meter
Babylon (1786) 1786 Alexander Gillet Joel Barlow Along the banks where Babel's current flows Sacred Psalm-tunes 4 10 10. 10 10

Edition 3 (1791)

Title Year Composer Lyricist First Line Genre Subgenre Vo. Meter
Alexandria 1791 Alexander Gillet Isaac Watts My spirit sinks within me, Lord Sacred Set pieces 4 88. 88 (L.M.)

Edition 4 (1792)

Title Year Composer Lyricist First Line Genre Subgenre Vo. Meter
Augusta 1792 Alexander Gillet John Gambold O tell me no more Sacred Set pieces 4 55. 65
Berkley (1792) 1792 Alexander Gillet John Newton Jesus Christ, the Lord's anointed Sacred 4 87. 87. 47
Norfolk 1792 Alexander Gillet John Newton What a mournful life is mine Sacred 4 77. 77
Richmond 1792 Alexander Gillet William Cowper Ere god had built the mountains Sacred 4 76. 76. D