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William Billings of Boston: eighteenth-century composer,

Author: David Phares McKay; Richard Crawford
Publisher: [Princeton, N.J.] Princeton University Press [1975]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: William Billings; William Billings
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Phares McKay; Richard Crawford
ISBN: 0691091188 9780691091181
OCLC Number: 1054209
Description: xii, 303 pages illustrations 24 cm
Contents: Prologue: Eighteenth-century sacred music in New England --
William Billing's early years --
The New-England Psalm-singer --
The singing master's assistant --
Composer, poet, author editor --
American artist in the 1780's --
Billing's final years --
Epilogue. The reputation of Billings and his music --
Copyright and William Billings --
Performance of William Billing's music --
Illustrations --
Bibliography.
Responsibility: by David P. McKay and Richard Crawford.

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