The Hesperian Harp (Hauser, William)




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Editor William Hauser, aka Houser (1812-1880)
Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: S. C. Collins, 1874.
Misc. Notes File created from images of at least three different printings (book is scarce in complete condition). Prefatory material not included (see below).
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Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: S.C. Collins, 1848.
Misc. Notes "Rudiments of Music," "General Remarks," and "Dictionary of Musical Terms"
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General Information

Work Title The Hesperian Harp
Alternative. Title The Hesperian Harp: A Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes, Odes and Anthems; and Sunday-School, Infant, Revival, Temperance, Patriotic, and Moral Pieces: containing a number of Scotch, German, Irish, and Other Fine Compositions. Much New Music never before Published, and an Exposition of the Principles of Music and of Musical Composition. By William Houser
Composer Hauser, William
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's ca.550 pieces
First Publication. 1848, reprinted 1852, 1853, and 1874
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2-4 voices