WorldCat Identities

Billings, William 1746-1800

Overview
Works: 782 works in 1,324 publications in 2 languages and 15,756 library holdings
Genres: Suites  History  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Ballets (Music)  Variations (Music)  Symphonies  Fugues  Anthems 
Roles: Author, Composer, Lyricist, Printer, Attributed name, Editor, Correspondent
Classifications: ML410.B588, 783.454
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The continental harmony by William Billings( )

9 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( )

in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1781 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 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 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake ev'ry breath by William Billings( Recording )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Undetermined and English 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
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 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadowcatcher by Eric Ewazen( Recording )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of William Billings by William Billings( Recording )

4 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 232 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 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to William Schuman by William Schuman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 196 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)
SHAW, R.: Choral Music (A Festival of Carols) (Robert Shaw Chorale and Orchestra, Shaw)( )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PARROTT, Andrew: Christmas Carols( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continental harmony by William Billings( Book )

13 editions published between 1794 and 1961 in English and German and held by 149 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 )

26 editions published between 1778 and 1950 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 85 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 )

18 editions published between 1770 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1794 and 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 44 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 compositeur américain

William Billings US-amerikanischer Komponist

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Languages
English (171)

German (1)

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