Sacred Harmony or A Collection of Psalm Tunes

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Title: Sacred Harmony

Full Title: Sacred Harmony, or A Collection of Psalm Tunes, Ancient and Modern, Containing a Great Variety of the Most Approved Plain and Simple Airs, taken from the Massachusetts Harmony, Worcester Collection.

Editor - Compiler: Unstated.

Publication date and place: 1788 by C. Cambridge in Boston, Massachusetts, 99 pp.

Description: John and William Norman are known to be the engravers of this book (see Britton, Lowens, and Crawford 1990). John Norman was also a printer of tunebooks, as he is the publisher and printer of The Massachusetts Harmony cited in the title. Some plates from The Massachusetts Harmony appear in Sacred Harmony as well.

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Works at CPDL

Title Year Composer Arranger Lyricist First Line Genre Subgenre Vo. Meter
Worship 1788 Anonymous Isaac Watts Thus far the Lord has led me on Sacred 4 88. 88 (L.M.)