WorldCat Identities

Adgate, Andrew 1762-1793

Overview
Works: 34 works in 175 publications in 1 language and 1,833 library holdings
Genres: Music  Hymns, English  Textbooks 
Roles: Compiler, Composer
Classifications: Z1215,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Adgate
Philadelphia harmony, or, A collection of psalm tunes, hymns, and anthems, selected by A. Adgate together with the Rudiments of music, on a new and improved plan. by Andrew Adgate ( )
39 editions published between 1789 and 1807 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rudiments of music by Andrew Adgate ( )
26 editions published between 1788 and 1811 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introductory lessons, practised by the Uranian Society, held at Philadelphia for promoting the knowledge of vocal music. Jan[.] 1, 1785 ( )
6 editions published in 1785 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Select psalms and hymns for the use of Mr. Adgate's pupils: and proper for all singing-schools by Andrew Adgate ( )
11 editions published in 1787 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philadelphia, June 1, 1785. Plan of Mr. Adgate's institution for diffusing more generally the knowledge of vocal music by Andrew Adgate ( )
7 editions published in 1785 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philadelphia harmony : or, A collection of psalm tunes, hymns, and anthems by Andrew Adgate ( )
16 editions published between 1788 and 2012 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrew Adgate, a music teacher, selected these pieces and printed Philadelphia Harmony in his business at Philadelphia in 1788. A common way to determine the popularity of a hymn tune in the late 18th century was how many times the tune was republished. Thirty-two of the fifty-six tunes published in Philadelphia Harmony were among the forty most popular hymn tunes in America at that time
Introductory lessons, practised by the Uranian Society, held at Philadelphia for promoting the knowledge of vocal music : Jan[.] 1, 1785 ( )
1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rudiments of music by Andrew Adgate ( )
4 editions published between 1788 and 1803 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introductory lessons, practised by the Uranian Society held at Philadelphia for promoting the knowledge of vocal music. Jan. 1, 1785 ( )
2 editions published in 1785 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uranian instructions, or, Lessons explaining the gamut, keys, and other characters used in vocal music by Andrew Adgate ( Book )
1 edition published in 1787 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of sacred harmony: containing lessons explaining the gamut, keys, and characters used in vocal music; and a rich variety of tunes by Andrew Adgate ( )
1 edition published in 1797 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philadelphia harmony, or, A collection of psalm tunes, hymns and anthems selected by A. Adgate : together with the Rudiments of music on a new and improved plan, by Andrew Adgate ( )
1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lecture containing a short history of mechanics : and of useful arts and manufactures ... by Absalom Aimwell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1795 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.86 (from 0.23 for Rudiments ... to 1.00 for Uranian in ...)
Alternative Names

controlled identity Aimwell, Absalom

Adgate, A. (Andrew), 1762-1793
Adgate, Andrew, d. 1793
Languages
English (161)