WorldCat Identities

Billings, William 1746-1800

Overview
Works: 779 works in 1,302 publications in 2 languages and 13,248 library holdings
Genres: Music  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings 
Roles: Author, Composer, Printer, Attributed name, Correspondent
Classifications: ML410.B588, 783.454
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The continental harmony by William Billings( )

8 editions published between 1794 and 1961 in English and held by 660 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 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1781 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New England triptych; 3 pieces for orchestra after William Billings by William Schuman( )

12 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake ev'ry breath by William Billings( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical and program notes by William Crawford, vocal texts, selected bibliography and discography (11 p.) inserted in container
Shadowcatcher by Eric Ewazen( Recording )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of William Billings by William Billings( Recording )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New England triptych for flute and orchestra / Charles Griffes. Symphony no. 5 / Peter Mennin by William Schuman( Recording )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continental harmony by William Billings( Book )

24 editions published between 1794 and 2013 in English and German and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to William Schuman by William Schuman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 194 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)
Goostly psalmes Anglo-American psalmody 1550-1800 by His Majestie's Clerkes (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 3 ("The camp meeting") by Charles Ives( Recording )

1 edition published in 1969 and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best carols in the world-- ever!( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 134 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( Book )

24 editions published between 1753 and 1950 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An abridgement from the New England Psalm-Singer; together with several other tunes, never before published."
The Massachusetts harmony Being a new collection of psalm tunes, fuges [sic] and anthems( Book )

11 editions published between 1784 and 1786 in English and held by 83 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( Book )

11 editions published in 1770 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Billings, W.

Billings, W. 1746-1800

Billings, W. (William), 1746-1800

William Billings American choral composer

William Billings Amerikaans componist (1746-1800)

William Billings US-amerikanischer Komponist

Languages
English (167)

German (1)

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