The Federal Harmony (John Norman)

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Title: The Federal Harmony

Full Title: The Federal Harmony, in Three Parts. Containing, I. An Introduction to the Grounds of Music. II. A Large Collection of Celebrated Psalm and Hymn Tunes from the Most Approved Ancient and Modern Authors: Together with Several New Ones, Never Before Published: Suited to all Meters usually Sung in Churches. III. Select Anthems, etc. etc."

Editor - Compiler: John Norman

Publication date and place: 1788 by John Norman in Boston, 131 pp. Additional Editions in 1790 (114 pp.), 1791 (130 pp.), and 1792 (130 pp.). "Eighth Edition" in 1794 (William Norman, Boston), 100 pp.


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Works at CPDL

Title Year Composer Lyricist First Line Genre Subgenre Vo. Meter
Alstead 1788 Oliver Holden Isaac Watts Shepherds, rejoice, lift up your eyes Sacred 4 86. 86 (C.M.)
Framingham 1792 Daniel Belknap Isaac Watts He dies! The friend of sinners dies Sacred Set pieces 4 88. 88 (L.M.)
Hollis 1788 Oliver Holden Isaac Watts My soul, come meditate the day Sacred 4 86. 86 (C.M.)