Title
A compendium : or, Introduction to practical music. In five parts. Teaching, by a new and easy method. I. The rudiments of song. II. The principles of composition. III. The use of discords. IV. The form of figurate descant. V. The contrivance of canon. By Christopher Sympson. The eighth edition, with additions : much more correct than any former, the examples being put in the most useful cliffs [...]
Author(s)
Simpson, Christopher (160?-1669) - mus. Compiler
Author(s)
Faithorne, William (1616-1691). Engraver
Author(s)
Jenkins, John (1592-1678). Author
Imprint
London : Printed by W. Pearson : for Arthur Bettersworth : and Charles Hitch [...] : Samuel Birt [...] : John Clarke [...] : Thomas Astley [...] : and John Oswald [...] , 1732 ; 1732
Publisher
Pearson, William (flor. 1700-1725 (1732?))
Publisher
Bettesworth, Arthur (flor. 1699-1739)
Publisher
Hitch, Charles (-1764)
Publisher
Birt, Samuel (-1755)
Publisher
Clarke, John (flor. 1697-1760)
Publisher
Astley, Thomas (fl. 1726-1759)
Publisher
Oswald, John (flor. 1726-1753)
Collation
[16], 144 p. : portr., mus. ; 8vo
Sig. A-K8
Provenance
Fétis, François-Joseph (1784-1871)
Note
2 copies of which one without portrait
Biliographic
reference

RISM B VI, p. 785
Author (note)
Portrait drawn and engraved by W. Faithorne
Sending to the author by John Jenkin
Url digitised version
https://uurl.kbr.be/1568297
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A compendium : or, Introduction to practical music. In five parts. Teaching, by a new and easy method. I. The rudiments of song. II. The principles of composition. III. The use of discords. IV. The form of figurate descant. V. The contrivance of canon. By Christopher Sympson. The eighth edition, with additions : much more correct than any former, the examples being put in the most useful cliffs [...] . - London : Printed by W. Pearson : for Arthur Bettersworth : and Charles Hitch [...] : Samuel Birt [...] : John Clarke [...] : Thomas Astley [...] : and John Oswald [...] , 1732 ; 1732. - [16], 144 p : portr., mus. ; 8vo. - Sig. A-K8 . - 2 copies of which one without portrait. - RISM B VI, p. 785 . - Portrait drawn and engraved by W. Faithorne ; Sending to the author by John Jenkin.
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