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Author Lightwood, James T. (James Thomas), 1856-1944.

Title Hymn-tunes and their story / / by James T. Lightwood.

Publication Info. London : C. H. Kelly, [1906]


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Description 1 online resource (412 pages).
Series Hymns and Hymnals anthology
Hymns and Hymnals anthology.
BiblioBoard Core module.
Note Original document: Book.
Contents The German chorale.--The rise of modern psalmody.--The psalmody of the seventeenth century.--Psalmody in the eighteenth century.--Music of the Methodist revival.--Some well-known eighteenth-century tunes.--Some well-known composers.--A chat about 'old Methodist tunes'.--The nineteenth century.--The names of tunes.--Adaptations and arrangements.
Summary Beginning with the medieval German chorale and continuing into the gospel music of the 19th century, this book traces the development of religious worship music and includes histories of several popular tunes.
Note GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Hymns -- History and criticism.
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