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Hopkinson, Francis

statesman, musician


born: 21 Sep 1737 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  

born: 02 Sep 1737 Source: 2  

died: 09 May 1791 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 67 items with information about Francis Hopkinson:


 1992

Borroff, Edith
Clark, J. Bunker
American opera : a checklist
By Edith Borroff
Edited by J. Bunker Clark
Detroit: Harmonie Park Press, 1992, 334 p.

Number of People : 2,319


 1988

Devenney, David P.
Early American choral music : an annotated guide
By David P. DeVenney
Berkeley, California: Fallen Leaf Press, 1988, 149 p.

Number of People : 32


 1986

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1984

Butterworth, Neil
A dictionary of American composers
New York: Garland, 1984

Number of People : 525


 1982

The Music that George Washington Knew : Neglected Phases
Inter-American Music Review, 05-1, 1982, p. 19-18

Number of People : 4


 1981

Gleason, Harold
Early American music : music in America from 1620 to 1920
Bloomington, Indiana: Frangipani Press, 1981
      (Series: Music Literature Outlines: Series III)

Number of People : 129


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1979

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1977

Stieger, Franz
Opernlexikon
Teil II: Komponisten
Tutzing: Hans Schneider, 1977

Number of People : 9,633


 1977

Solba, K. Marie
Francis Hopkinson : Amateur de Musique
American Music Teacher, 26/5, 1977, p. 18-22

Number of People : 1


 1977

Stolba, K. Marie
Francis Hopkinson : Amateur de Musique.
American Music Teacher 26/5 (April-May 1977): 18-22.

Number of People : 1


 1976

Resch, Rita Marje
Carman, Judith E.
Gaeddert, William Kenneth
Art-song in the United States 1801-1976
An annotated bibliography
By Judith E. Carman, William K. Gaeddert, Rita M. Resch
National Association of Teachers of Singing, Inc., 1976, 308 p.

Number of People : 370


 1976

Mahan, Katherine Hines
Hopkinson and Reinagle : Patriot-musicians of Washington's time
Music Educators Journal, 62/8, 1976, p. 40-50

Number of People : 2


 1976

Mahan, Katherine Hines
Hopkinson and Reinagle : Patriot-Musicians of Washington's Time.
Music Educators Journal 62/8 (April 1976): 40-50.

Number of People : 2


 1975

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1975

Stolba, K. Marie
Music in the Life of Francis Hopkinson.
Daughters of the American Revolution Magazine 109/7 (August-September 1975): 772-77.

Number of People : 1


 1975

Stolba, K. Marie
Music in the life of Francis Hopkinson
Daughters of the American Revolution Magazine, 109, 1975, p. 772-77

Number of People : 1


 1974

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Biographical dictionary of American music
West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1974, 491 p.

Number of People : 3,156


 1970

Honneger, Marc
Dictionnaire de la musique
Publie sous la direction de Marc Honneger
Paris: Bordas, 1970-76

Number of People : 6,183


 1970

Drummond, Robert R.
Early German music in Philadelphia
New York: Da Capo Press, 1970

Number of People : 17


 1970

Biographical sketches

p. 293 In:
Hixon, D.L.
Music in early America
A bibliography of music in Evans
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1970, 607 p.

Number of People : 177


 1968

Hastings, George E.
The Life and Works of Francis Hopkinson
New York: Russell & Russell, 1968. xi, 516 p.
       Note: A revised doctoral study (Harvard University, 1918). Includes a list of works.

Number of People : 1


 1967

Cumming, Robert
Francis Hopkinson, America's First Composer
Daughters of the American Revolution Magazine 101 (1967): 124-25, 205
      Reprinted in:
Music Journal 25/3 (1967)
Music Clubs Magazine 46/4 (April 1967)

Number of People : 1


 1967

Cumming, Robert
Francis Hopkinson, America' First Composer
Daughters of the American Revolution Magazine, 101, 1967, p. 124-25

Number of People : 1


 1967

Bellows, George Kent
Howard, John Tasker
A short history of music in America
By John Tasker Howard and George Kent Bellows
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1967, 496 p.

Number of People : 151


 1966

Chase, Gilbert
The American composer speaks.
A historical anthology, 1770-1965
Edited by Gilbert Chase
New Orleans: Louisiana State University Press, 1966, 318 p.

Number of People : 30


 1966

Chase, Gilbert
The American composer speaks.
A historical anthology, 1770-1965
Edited by Gilbert Chase
Louisiana: Louisiana State University Press, 1966, 318 p.

Number of People : 30


 1964

[no biographical article]

The above item is part of :
Smith, Carleton Sprague
Sprague-Smith, Carleton
Wolfe, Richard J.
Secular music in America 1801-1825
A bibliography by Richard J. Wolfe
Introduction by Carleton Sprague Smith
New York: New York Public Library, 1964

Number of People : 330


 1959

Simpson, Clinton
Some Early American Guitarists.
Guitar Review 23 (June 1959): 16

Number of People : 5


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1954

Lyons, James
Howard, John Tasker
Our American music : three hundred years of it
Third edition, revised and reset.
With supplementary chapters by James Lyons
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1954, 841 p.

Number of People : 649

More Details : (1 Section)


 1953

Kinscella, Hazel Gertrude
Francis Hopkinson's Reactions to the Three Choirs Festival in England.
Musical America 73/15 (1953): S. 27.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Barne, Kitty
Listening to the orchestra
London: J. M. Dent, 1953

Number of People : 35


 1953

Kinscella, Hazel Gertrude
Francis Hopkinson's reactions to the three choirs festival in England
Musical America, 73/15, 1953, p. 5, 27

Number of People : 1


 1951

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1942

Keefer, Lubov Breit
Hopkinson and the First American Art-Song : Taste and Models of a Colonial Composer.
Musical America 62/16 (1942): 8, 31.

Number of People : 1


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1941

Wilkinson, Norman B.
Francis Hopkinson : Humor propagandist of the American revolution
Historian, 4, 1941, p. 5-33

Number of People : 1


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1940

Gerson, Robert A.
Music in Philadelphia
Philadelphia: 1940
       Note: A dissertation in music presented to the faculty of the graduate school of the University of Pennsylvania in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy

Number of People : 232


 1940

Rohrer, Gertrude Martin
Music and musicians of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia: Theodore Presser, 1940

Number of People : 237


 1938

Albrecht, Otto Edwin
Francis Hopkinson, Musician, Poet, and Patriot, 1737-1937.
University of Pennsylvania Library Chronicle 6/1 (March 1938): 3-15.

Number of People : 1


 1938

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti : Supplemento
Milan: Sonzogno, 1938, 806 p.

Number of People : 9,140


 1938

Albrecht, Otto Edwin
Francis Hopkinson : Musician, Poet, and Patriot, 1737-1937
University of Pennsylvania Library Chronicle, 6, 1938, p. 3-15

Number of People : 1


 1938

Albrecht, Otto Edwin
Musician, Poet and Patriot.
Philadelphia, Library Chronicle. 80. 15 p.
      Reprint from:
Library Chronicle of the Univ. of Pennsylvania. Vol. 6, No. 1. (March 1938)

Number of People : 1


 1937

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti
Milan: Sonzogno, 1937, 2V p.

Number of People : 11,317


 1936

Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230


 1935

Ellinwood, Leonard Webster
The history of American church music
New York: Morehouse-Gorham, 1935, 274 p.

Number of People : 122


 1934

Ewen, David
Francis Hopkinson, Inspired Song Composer of Early America
Musical Courier, 109/6, 1934, p. 6, 19

Number of People : 1


 1934

Ewen, David
Francis Hopkinson, Inspired Song Composer of Early America.
Musical Courier 109/6 (1934): 6, 19.

Number of People : 1


 1930

Upton, William Treat
Art-song in America
A study in the development of American music
By William Treat Upton
Boston: Oliver Ditson, 1930

Number of People : 124


 1923

Sonneck, Oscar George
The First American Composer : Hopkinson or Lyon?
Musical America 37/7 (1923): 9, 40.

Number of People : 1


 1923

Sonneck, Oscar George
The first American composer : Hopkinson or Lyon?
Musical America, 37/7, 1923, p. 9, 40

Number of People : 2


 1919

Sonneck, Oscar George
Francis Hopkinson : Some corrections and additions
American Organist, 2, 1919, p. 337-39

Number of People : 2


 1919

Francis Hopkins
American Organist, 2, 1919, p. 279-81

Number of People : 2


 1919

Remy, Alfred
Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Third edition
Revised and enlarged by Alfred Remy, M.A.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1919, 1094 p.

Number of People : 7,067


 1919

Sonneck, Oscar George
Francis Hopkinson : Some Corrections and Additions.
American Organist 2 (1919): 337-39.

Number of People : 1


 1919

[Milligan, Harold V. ]
Francis Hopkinson
American Organist 2 (1919): 279-81.

Number of People : 1


 1905

Sonneck, Oscar George
Francis Hopkinson, the First American Poet-Composer (1737-1791) and James Lyon, Patriot, Preacher. Psalmodist (1735-1794); Two Studies in Early American Music
Washington, D.C.: H.L. McQueen, 1905.

Number of People : 1


 1903

Sonneck, Oscar George
Francis Hopkinson (1737-1791)
The first American composer
Sammelbande der internationalen Musikgesellschaft, 5, 1903, p. 119-54

Number of People : 1


 1903

Sonneck, Oscar George
Francis Hopkinson (1737-1791). The First American Composer.
Sammelbande der internationalen Musikgesellschaft 5 (1903): 119-54.

Number of People : 1


 1902

Marble, Annie R.
Francis Hopkinson : Man of affairs and letters
New England Magazine, 27, 1902, p. 289-302

Number of People : 1


 1902

Marble, Annie R.
Francis Hopkinson : Man of Affairs and Letters.
New England Magazine 27 (1902): 289-302.

Number of People : 1


 1878

Hildeburn, Charles R.
Francis Hopkinson
Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, 2, 1878, p. 314-24

Number of People : 1


 1878

Hildeburn, Charles R.
Francis Hopkinson.
Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 2/3 (1878): 314-24.
       Note: An early biography, with no mention of his musical activities.

Number of People : 1


 1788

An Account of Two Americans of Extraordinary Genius in Poetry and Music
Colorado Magazine, April 1788, p. 211-13

Number of People : 2


 undated

Wilkinson, Norman B.
Francis Hopkinson : Humor Propagandist

Number of People : 1


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