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Mason, Lowell

composer, anthologist, conductor, musician, composer


born: 08 Jan 1792 Medfield, Massachusetts / state, USA Source: 1  

born: 24 Jan 1792 Source: 2  
born: 08 Jul 1792 Medfield, Massachusetts / state, USA Source: 3  

died: 11 Aug 1872 Orange, New Jersey / state, USA Source: 1  
died: 11 Aug 1872 Orange, New Jersey / state, USA Source: 3  

joined the Handel and Haydn Society of Boston, Massachusetts: 17 Oct 1821 Boston, Massachusetts / state, USA  

The Music Sack has 139 items with information about Lowell Mason
The first 100 are listed below (to view all 139 items click here)


 1996

Heller, George N.
Mason, L.
Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music, 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part XV (Conclusion)
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 17:137-52 N2 1996
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1996

The United States and Canada in the Twentieth Century

p. 500 In:
Gordon, Stewart
A History of Keyboard Literature.
Music for the Piano and its Forerunners
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 566 p.

Number of People : 67


 1995

Heller, George N.
Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part XII (modulation; minor scale; includes appendix for the teacher)
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 16:136-61 N2 1995
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1995

Heller, George N.
Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music
5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part XIV (expression)
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 17:59-71 N1 1995
       facs mus

Number of People : 1


 1995

Heller, George N.
Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part XIII (dynamics)
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 16:233-48 N3 1995
       facs mus

Number of People : 1


 1995

Devenney, David P.
Source readings in American choral music
College Music Society, 1995, 258 p.

Number of People : 25


 1995

McCarthy, M.
On "American Music for American Children"
The contribution of Charles L. Seeger
Journal of Research in Music Education 43:270-87 N4 1995
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1995

Buechner, Alan Clark
The man in the Manual
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 16:249-53 N3 1995
       facs il
       Note: drawing of a music teacher in an 1839 copy of Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music

Number of People : 1


 1994

Heller, George N.
Livingston, C.
Lowell Mason (1792-1872) and music for students with disabilities
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 16:1-16 N1 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Heller, George N.
Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), Part X (harmony)
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 15:248-63 N3 1994
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1994

Pemberton, C.A.
Lowell Mason
Music Clubs Magazine 73:22+ N4 1994
       biog il

Number of People : 1


 1994

Helms, Siegmund
Neues Lexikon der Musikpadagogik : Personteil
Kassel: Gustav Bosse, 1994, 272 p.

Number of People : 713


 1994

Heller, George N.
Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part XI (transposition)
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 16:43-67 N1 1994
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1994

Heller, George N.
Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part IX (intervals)
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 15:161-70 N2 1994
       facs mus

Number of People : 1


 1993

Volk, T.M.
Factors influencing music educators in the "rote-note" controversy, 1865-1900
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 15:31-43 N1 1993
       table

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part VI
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 14:33-56 N1 1993
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1993

Pemberton, C.A.
Praising God through congregational song : Lowell Mason's contributions to church music
Hymn: 44:22-30 N2 1993
       facs

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part VII
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 14:126-48 N2 1993
       facs mus

Number of People : 1


 1993 Source: 3

Young, Carlton R.
Companion to the United Methodist hymnal
Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1993, 940 p.

Number of People : 691


 1993

Howe, S.W.
The nineteenth-century European tours of Julius Eichberg and Luther Whiting Mason
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 15:1-16 N1 1993
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1993

Parker, H.D.
The Musical Cabinet
An educational journal of the Boston area in the 1840s
Bulletin of the Council For Research in Music Education: N116:51-60 Spring 1993
       bibliog

Number of People : 1


 1993

Gruhn, Wilfried
Is Lowell Mason's Manual based on Pestalozzian principles? An inquiry into the controversy of methods in the nineteenth century
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 14:92-101 N2 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Pemberton, Carlos
News Commemorating Lowell Mason
Hymn: 44:3-4 N1 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Heller, George N.
Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part VIII
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 15:44-68 N1 1993
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1992

Lee, W.R.
Lowell Mason, The Cherokee Singing Book, and the missionary ethic
Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning: 3:14-23 N3 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Stopp, Jacklin Bolton
Johnson versus Mason : musical politics, 1843 style
Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning: 3:54-60 N3 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Brandon, G.
Mason in the long run
Hymn: 43:19-23 N4 1992
       biog cover port port table

Number of People : 1


 1992

Wilson, B.
Lowell Mason and the art of teaching : antebellum music teacher education in the United States
Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning: 3:62-75 N3 1992
       cover port facs

Number of People : 1


 1992

Pemberton, C.A.
Lowell Mason and his mission
Music Educators Journal 78:49-52 Jan 1992
       biog il port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Buechner, Alan Clark
Lowell Mason : not the "father of singing among the children"
Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning: 3:41-7 N3 1992
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1992

Brandon, G.
Letters Columbus and Mason
Hymn: 43:3 N2 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Pemberton, Carlos
Sense and nonsense : exploring the implications of gender roles as reflected in the work of Lowell Mason
Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning: 3:5-12 N3 1992
       bibliog cover port port

Number of People : 1


 1992

News Lowell Mason commemoration.
Hymn: 43:4 N1 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Owen, Barbara
Lowell Mason and the organ
American Organist: 26:48-51 Jul 1992
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1992

Carder, P.
Root and Mason, "pecuniarily interested"
Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning: 3:24-30 N3 1992
       ports

Number of People : 1


 1992

Pemberton, Carlos
Research in music education history : one historian's experiences, perspectives, and suggestions
Contributions To Music Education 19:87-100 1992
       bibliog

Number of People : 1


 1992

Brandon, G.
The enigma of the Mason hymn-tunes
Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning: 3:48-53 N3 1992
       bibliog port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Pemberton, C.A.
Teaching the people their sacred songs : Lowell Mason and his work
Hymn: 43:17-20 N1 1992
       biog mus ports

Number of People : 1


 1992

Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part IV
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 13:33-54 N1 1992
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1992

Heller, George N.
Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), part V.
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 13:112-32 N2 1992
       facs mus

Number of People : 1


 1992

Livingston, C.
Theme and variations : European imports to American music education in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
Quarterly Journal of Music Teaching and Learning: 3:31-40 N3 1992
       bibliog port

Number of People : 1


 1991

Poultney, David
Dictionary of western church music
By David Poultny
Chicago: American Library Association, 1991, 234 p.

Number of People : 81


 1991

Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music, 5th ed.
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 12:129-45 N2 1991
       mus
       Note: Boston, 1843

Number of People : 1


 1991

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 1991

Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music; 5th ed. (Boston, 1843), Part II
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 12:50-62 N1 1991

Number of People : 1


 1990

Pemberton, C.A.
A look at the Juvenile Lyre (1831) : posing a rationale for music in the schools
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 11:17-32 N1 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Reprints from Lowell Mason's Manual of the Boston Academy of Music, 5th ed.
Bulletin of Historical Research in Music Education: 11:110-34 N2 1990
       Note: Boston, 1843

Number of People : 1


 1989

Studwell, E.
From Handel : the story of Joy to the World! W
American Organist: 23:72-3 Jan 1989

Number of People : 1


 1988

Pemberton, C.A.
Critical days for music in American schools
Journal of Research in Music Education 36:69-82 N2 1988
       bibliog
       Note: Boston, 1837-1838

Number of People : 1


 1988

Pemberton, C.A.
Singing Merrily, Merrily, Merrily : songs for the skeptics of 1838
American Music 6:74-87 N1 1988
       mus
       Note: first public school music classes

Number of People : 1


 1988

Scholten, James William
Lowell Mason and his shape-note tunebook in the Ohio Valley
The Sacred Harp, 1834-1850
Contributions To Music Education N15:47-52 1988
       bibliog

Number of People : 1


 1988

Darrow, A.A.
Heller, George N.
Lowell Mason (1792-1872), early American music therapist
Jiamh 3:3-17 N2 1988
       bibliog facs port

Number of People : 1


 1987

Leaver, A.
Dykes' Nicea
An original hymn tune or the re-working of another? R
Hymn: 38:21-4 N2 1987
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1987

Pemberton, C.A.
Revisionist historians : writers reflected in their writings
Journal of Research in Music Education 35:213-20 N4 1987
       bibliog

Number of People : 1


 1987

Lowell Mason
Kodaly Envoy 14:55 N1 1987
       biog port
       Note: MENC's Hall of Fame

Number of People : 1


 1987

Porter, Susan L.
Lowell Mason revisited : sight-singing among the children
Sonneck Society For American Music Bulletin: 13:46-7 N2 1987

Number of People : 1


 1986

Composers and arrangers

The above item is part of :
Rogal, Samuel J.
Guide to hymn tunes of American methodism
Compiled by Samuel J. Rogal
New York: Greenwood Press, 1986
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 7)

Number of People : 478


 1986

Sablosky, Irving
What they heard : music in America, 1852-1881: From the pages of Dwight's Journal of Music
Baton Rouge and London: Louisiana State University Press, 1986

Number of People : 109


 1986

Studwell, William E.
Lowell Mason, the modest music master
American Organist: 20:84-5 Jul 1986
       biog

Number of People : 1


 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


 1985

Broyles, Michael E.
Lowell Mason on European church music and transatlantic culturel identification.
A reconsideration.
Journal of the American Musicological Society. 38 (1985), S. 316-348.

Number of People : 1


 1985

Broyles, Michael E.
Lowell Mason on European church music and transatlantic cultural identification.
A reconsideration
Journal of the American Musicological Society 38:316-48 N2 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985

Eaklor, V.L.
Roots of an ambivalent culture : music, education, and music education in antebellum America
Journal of Research in Music Education 33:87-99 N2 1985
       bibliog

Number of People : 1


 1985

Winquist, Sven G.
Musik i svenska ljudfilmer 1950-1959
Materialet sammanstallt av Sven G. Winquist
Stockholm: Svensk Musik, 1985, 194 p.

Number of People : 1,002


 1984

Rodd, S.
Andrews, P.
Pioneers of American music
Keyboard Classics & Piano Stylist: 4:7 N4 1984
       port

Number of People : 1


 1984

Broyles, Michael E.
A Yankee musician in Europe : Lowell Mason's 1837 journey
Sonneck Society For American Music Bulletin: 10:51 Summer 1984
       Note: abstract

Number of People : 1


 1984

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

Number of People : 525


 1984

Crawford, R.
"Much still remains to be undone" : reformers of early American hymnody
Hymn: 35:204-8 N4 1984
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1983

Efland, A.
Art and music in the Pestalozzian tradition
Journal of Research in Music Education 31:165-78 N3 1983
       bibliog il
       Note: influences on instruction in the 19th century

Number of People : 1


 1983

Zinar, Ruth
Highlights of thought in the history of music education : Lowell Mason 1792-1872
American Music Teacher 32:22 N6 1983
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1982

Porter, E.J.
A hymn-tune detective stalks Lowell Mason
Journal of Church Music 24:7-11+ Nov 1982
       il port

Number of People : 1


 1981

Buckner, R.T.
American music education foundation in jazz; a historical perspective
(paper presented at the eighth annual convention of the National Association of Jazz Educators in St. Louis, Missouri (January 8-11, 1981))
Jazz Research Papers (Naje) 1:39-45 1981
       bibliog

Number of People : 1


 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

[notes to accompany recordings]

The above item is part of :
Noriega, Alfred
Buchak, Michael
Dethlefson, Ronald
Edison Blue Amberol recordings 1912-1914. American popular series. "Live" recordings and selected recordings 1915-1928
By Ronald Dethlefson
Graphic art by Michael Buchak
Photography by Alfred Noriega
Brooklyn, NY: APM Press, 1980

Number of People : 102


 1980 Source: 1

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

Number of People : 20,506


 1979

Ogasapian, John K.
Lowell Mason as a church musician
Journal of Country Music: 21:6-10 Sep 1979
       biog il port

Number of People : 1


 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

Jones, Merilyn
Lowell Mason's contributions to American Music.
The American Music Teacher. 27 (1977/78), No. 6, S. 24-27.

Number of People : 1


 1977

Members

p. 61-96 In:
Dwight, John S.
Perkins, Charles C.
History of the Handel and Haydn Society of Boston, Massachusetts.
Vol. I : From the foundation of the society through its seventy-fifth season : 1815-1890
Chapters I-III by Charles C. Perkins
Chapters IV-XV by John S. Dwight...
New York: Da Capo Press, 1977

Number of People : 1,678


 1976

Composers

p. 273 In:
Higginson, J. Vincent
Handbook for American catholic hymnals
Springfield, Ohio: Hymn Society of America, 1976

Number of People : 300


 1974

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

Number of People : 3,156


 1974

Wienandt, Elwyn A.
Opinions on church music
Waco, Texas: Markham Press Fund of Baylor University Press, 1974

Number of People : 40


 1971

Cornwall, J. Spencer
Stories of our Mormon hymns
Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1971, 304 p.

Number of People : 265


 1971

Baxter, J.R. (Ma) / Mrs.
Polk, Videt
Baxter, Clarice (Howard)
Gospel song writers biography
Compiled by Mrs. J.R. (Ma) Baxter and Videt Polk
Dallas, Tex: Stamps-Baxter Music & Print Co., 1971, 306 p.

Number of People : 112


 1970

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

Number of People : 6,183


 1968

Edwards, Arthur C.
Music in the United States
Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers, [1968], 179 p.

Number of People : 65


 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


 1965

Mangler, Joyce Ellen
Rhode island music and musicians
Detroit: Information Service Inc., 1965
      (Series: Detroit Studies in Music Bibliography; 7)

Number of People : 398

More Details : (1 Section)


 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


 1962

Wunderlich, Charles Edward
A history and bibliography of early American musical periodicals, 1782-1852
By Charles Edward Wunderlich
1962, 783 p.
       Note: A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the University of Michigan

Number of People : 1,087


 1962

Notes on the composers

p. 662 In:
Frost, Maurice
Historical companion to hymns ancient & modern
Edited by Maurice Frost, Litt.D.
London: William Clowes, 1962, 716 p.

Number of People : 336


 1958

Polack, William Gustave
The handbook to the Lutheran hymnal
Third and revised edition
By W.G. Pollack, Concordia Seminary, Saint Louis, Missouri
St. Louis, Missouri: Concordia Pub. House, 1958, 679 p.

Number of People : 524


 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)


 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


 1953

Routley, Erik
Parry, K.L.
Companion to congregational praise
Edited by K.L. Parry, Minster of Highbury Chapel, Bristol
With notes on the music by Erik Routley, lecturer and chaplain of Mansfield College, Oxford
London: Independent Press Ltd., 1953

Number of People : 698


 1952

Haeussler, Armin
The story of our hymns
The handbook to the hymnal of the evangelical and reformed church
St. Louis, Missouri: Eden Publishing House, 1952, 1088 p.

Number of People : 575


 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

Gabrett, Arthur S.
America's first great musical pioneer : Lowell Mason's important historical place
Etude Music Magazine, 60, 1942, p. 310, 346

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


 1940

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

Number of People : 6,835


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