Lessons on the Practice of Singing (Gilson, Cornforth)

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Fynnjamin (2013/4/23)

Publisher. Info. Edinburgh: R. Fleming, 1759.
Misc. Notes The manuscript tunes (for English guitar/cittern) originally bound in with this copy have been split from this file.
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Work Title Lessons on the Practice of Singing
Alternative. Title Lessons on the Practice of Singing, with an Addition of the Church Tunes, in four Parts, and a Collection of Hymns; Canons, Airs and Catches, for the Improvement of Beginners. By Cornforth Gilson, Teacher of Music in Edinburgh.
Composer Gilson, Cornforth
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's includes 30 tunes
First Publication. 1759
Language English
Dedication The Right Hon. the Lord Provost, Magistrates, and Council, and The Reverend Ministers of the City of Edinburgh.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2-4 voices / choir (SATB), figured bass for organ