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A new musical grammar, and dictionary, or, A general introduction to the whole art of musick : in four books...The whole is extracted from the best authors, both ancient, and modern, and methodically digested to every capacity ... / by William Tans'ur, senior.

Author/Creator:
Tans'ur, William, 1699?-1783.
Other Title:
General introduction to the whole art of musick
Edition:
3d. ed., with large additions.
Publication:
London Printed by Robert Brown for James Hodges, 1756.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, [4], 176 p. : music ; 20 cm.
Subjects:
Music -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Early works to 1800.
Contents:
book I. The rudiments of tones...With rules for tuning the voice, and beating of time; the nature of keys, and transportation.
book II. Containing such plain and easy directions as are necessary for tuning, and playing on, the organ, harpsichord, bass-viol...&c. With songs and lessons in great variety.
book III. The theory of sound...Together with the principles of practical musick: or, the rules of composition.
book IV. The musicians historical, and technical dictionary.
Notes:
Books II-IV have each special t.-p.
Penn Chronology:
1756
OCLC:
63641410
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