WorldCat Identities

Billings, William 1746-1800

Overview
Works: 803 works in 1,600 publications in 2 languages and 17,996 library holdings
Genres: Anthems  Hymns  Scores  Vocal music  Music  Suites  Tune books  Symphonies  History  Songs and music 
Roles: Author, Composer, Other, Printer, Lyricist, Librettist, Editor, Performer, Musician, Attributed name
Classifications: ML410.B588, 783.454
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The continental harmony by William Billings( )

21 editions published between 1794 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continental harmony by William Billings( )

23 editions published between 1794 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of William Billings by William Billings( )

13 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Psalm-singer's amusement : containing a number of fuging pieces and anthems by William Billings( )

15 editions published between 1781 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American festival overture ; New England triptych by William Schuman( )

2 editions published in 1992 and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthems and fuging tunes by William Billings( )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New England triptych : three pieces for orchestra after William Billings by William Schuman( )

12 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The singing master's assistant, or Key to practical music : Being an abridgement from the New-England psalm-singer ; together with several other tunes, never before published. by William Billings( )

27 editions published between 1778 and 1781 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake ev'ry breath by William Billings( Recording )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical and program notes by William Crawford, vocal texts, selected bibliography and discography (11 p.) inserted in container
Angels : a miracle play for singers, actors and instruments ; Modern music by William Ferris( )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continental harmony : containing a number of anthems, fuges, and chorusses, in several parts. : Never before published. by William Billings( )

27 editions published between 1794 and 2017 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Massachusetts harmony : being a new collection of psalm tunes, fuges and anthems, selected from the most approved authors, ancient and modern.( )

24 editions published between 1784 and 1786 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Land of pure delight : anthems and fuging tunes by William Billings( Recording )

11 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded March 22-24, 1991, Joseph Bond Chapel, University of Chicago
The psalm-singer's amusement : Containing a number of fuging pieces and anthems by William Billings( )

20 editions published in 1781 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadowcatcher by Eric Ewazen( Recording )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New-England psalm-singer: or, American chorister : Containing a number of psalm-tunes, anthems and canons. In four and five parts. (Never before published.) by William Billings( )

23 editions published in 1770 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of William Billings by William Billings( Recording )

7 editions published between 1900 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Suffolk harmony : consisting of psalm tunes, fuges and anthems. by William Billings( )

20 editions published between 1786 and 2018 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to William Schuman by William Schuman( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in the Seattle Opera House on Oct. 15, 1991 (1st work), Sept. 24-25, 1990 (2nd work), Jan. 20, 1991 (3rd work), and Jan. 5, 7, 1992 (4th work)
Anthem for Easter: The Lord Is Risen Indeed by William Billings( )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The continental harmony
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The singing master's assistant, or Key to practical music : Being an abridgement from the New-England psalm-singer ; together with several other tunes, never before published.The Suffolk harmony : consisting of psalm tunes, fuges and anthems.Singing sedition : piety and politics in the music of William BillingsCatalog of the musical works of William Billings
Alternative Names
Billings

Billings, W.

Billings, W. 1746-1800

Billings, W. (William), 1746-1800

William Billings

William Billings American choral composer

William Billings Amerikaans componist (1746-1800)

William Billings compositeur américain

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William Billings compositor estauxunidense (1746–1800)

William Billings compositor norte-americano

William Billings compositore statunitense

William Billings US-amerikanischer Komponist

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Languages
English (286)

German (1)