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Watts, Isaac

hymn writer, miscellaneous writer


born: 17 Jul 1674 Southampton, Hampshire / county, England Source: 1  

died: 25 Nov 1748 Stoke Newington, London, England Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 65 items with information about Isaac Watts:


 1996

Music, David W.
Hymnology : a collection of source readings
By David W. Music
Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, 1996, 233 p.
      (Series: Studies in Liturgical Musicology; 4)

Number of People : 52


 1995

Tajchman, R.
Isaac Watts's communion hymns
An application of classical rhetoric
Hymn: 46:18-22 N1 1995
       biog mus notes port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Lenti, V.A.
Hymnody in the Anglican and English Protestant churches
American Organist: 28:66-71 Jan 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Powell, P.R.
Research report : treasures of the Benson Collection, Part II: Isaac Watts and other psalmodists
Hymn: 45:44 N2 1994
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1994

Schelat, D.
Sala, M. la
The Offices of Christ
A hymn festival based on a hymn by Isaac Watts (1674-1748)
Hymn: 45:30-31 N1 1994

Number of People : 1


 1993

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

Number of People : 691


 1990

Kroeger, Karl
Settings of Isaac Watts's Psalm 50 by American psalmodists
Hymn: 41:19-27 N1 1990
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1989

Wright, J.A., Jr.
Music as cultural expression in black church theology and worship
Journal of Black Sacred Music: 3:1-5 N1 1989

Number of People : 1


 1987

Smith, C. Howard
Scandinavian hymnody from the Reformation to the present
Metuchen, N.J.: American Theological Library Association and The Scarecrow Press, 1987
      (Series: ATLA Monograph Series; 23)

Number of People : 301


 1986

An Ever-Rolling Stream?
Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland Bulletin: 11:139 N6 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

The hymnodists

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 : 668


 1985

Herr, M.V.
Hymn of the month
The hymns of Isaac Watts, 1674-1748
Moravian Music Journal 30:22-3 N1 1985
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1984

Herr, M.V.
Hymn of the month
The hymns of Isaac Watts, 1674-1748
Moravian Music Journal 29:110+ N4 1984
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1982

Houghton, Elsie
Christian hymn-writers
Evangelical Press of Wales, 1982

Number of People : 43


 1981

Berry, L.
A historical survey of the development of the black Baptist Church in the United States and a study of performance practices associated with Dr. Watts hymn singing
A source book for teachers (Washington Univ., Ed.D., 1979). C. D. Duncan
Bulletin of the Council For Research in Music Education: N66-67:169+ Spring 1981

Number of People : 1


 1981

Warren, M.C.
Isaac Watts
Journal of Church Music 23:7-10+ Nov 1981
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1979

Kassler, Jamie Croy
The science of music in Britain, 1714-1830
A catalogue of writings, lectures and inventions. In two volumes
New York: Garland, 1979

Number of People : 527


 1979

Stevenson, R.
The eighteenth-century hymn tune
Inter-American Music Review 2:1-7 N1 1979
       bibliog biog il p38-9 mus
       Note: paper read at William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, March 5, 1977

Number of People : 1


 1978

Sallee, James
A history of evangelistic hymnody
Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Book House, 1978

Number of People : 24


 1977 Source: 1

Hayden, Andrew
British hymn writers and composers
A check-list
Croydon, England: Hymn Society of Great Britain & Ireland, 1977

Number of People : 2,118


 1976

Authors

p. 286 In:
Higginson, J. Vincent
Handbook for American catholic hymnals
Springfield, Ohio: Hymn Society of America, 1976

Number of People : 346


 1971

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

Number of People : 265


 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


 1967

Thomson, Ronald William
Who's who of hymn writers
London: Epworth Press, 1967, 104 p.

Number of People : 277


 1963

Whittemore, Mildred C.
Hymn writers of the christian church
Boston: Whittemore Associates, 1963, 64 p.

Number of People : 181


 1962

Escott, Harry
Isaac Watts, hymnographer.
A study of the beginnings, development, and philosophy of the English hymn
London: Independent Press 1962. 302 S.

Number of People : 1


 1962

Authors of the hymns

p. 532 In:
Frost, Maurice
Historical companion to hymns ancient & modern
Edited by Maurice Frost, Litt.D.
London: William Clowes, 1962, 716 p.

Number of People : 392


 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


 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


 1953

Stevenson, Robert M.
Patterns of protestant church music
By Robert M. Stevenson
Duke University Press, 1953, 219 p.

Number of People : 11


 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


 1932

Laufer, Calvin W.
Hymn lore
Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1932

Number of People : 34


 1930

[no title]

The above item is part of :
Schulz, Walter
Reichssanger : Schlussel zum deutscher Reichsliederbuch
Gotha: P. Ott, 1930, 246 p.

Number of People : 94


 1907

New Supplement

p. 1579 In:
Julian, John
A dictionary of hymnology : setting forth the origin and history of Christian hymns of all ages and nations
Revised edition, with new supplement
Edited by John Julian, D.D., Vicar of Topcliffe, Yorkshire; ...
London: John Murray, 1907

Number of People : 549


 1907

Julian, John
A dictionary of hymnology : setting forth the origin and history of Christian hymns of all ages and nations
Revised edition, with new supplement
Edited by John Julian, D.D., Vicar of Topcliffe, Yorkshire; ...
London: John Murray, 1907

Number of People : 1,542

More Details : (3 Sections)


 1907

Appendix : Part II

p. 1549 In:
Julian, John
A dictionary of hymnology : setting forth the origin and history of Christian hymns of all ages and nations
Revised edition, with new supplement
Edited by John Julian, D.D., Vicar of Topcliffe, Yorkshire; ...
London: John Murray, 1907

Number of People : 523


 1898

Campbell, Duncan
Hymns and hymn-makers
London: A. & C. Black, 1898, XXVII, 195 p.

Number of People : 195


 1893

Nutter, Charles S. / Rev.
Historic hymnists
By the Rev. Charles S. Nutter author of "Hymn Studies"
Boston: Charles S. Nutter, 1893

Number of People : 59


 1884

Hatfield, Edwin F.
The poets of the church ... biographical sketches of hymn-writers ...
London: 1884

Number of People : 50


 1879

Adams, W.D.
Dictionary of English literature. Being a ... guide to English authors and their works ...
Revised edition
London: 1879-80

Number of People : 50


 1871

Russell, W.C.
The book of authors : ... English men of letters in every age of English literature ...
London: [1871]

Number of People : 4


 1867

Cassell's biographical dictionary ...
London: [1867-69]

Number of People : 134


 1859

Allibone, S.A.
A critical dictionary of English literature & British & American authors ... from the earliest accounts to the middle of the 19th century ...
London: 1859-71, 3 vols.

Number of People : 405


 1857

Waller, J.F.
The imperial dictionary of universal biography ...
London: 1857-63, 16 vols.

Number of People : 180


 1856

Knight, C.
Biography ...
London: 1856-72, 7 vols.
      (Series: The English Cyclopaedia; Division III)

Number of People : 87


 1853

Rose, H.J.
A new general biographical dictionary ...
London: 1853, 12 vols.

Number of People : 133


 1850

Smyth, G.L.
The worthies of England [with] monuments ... in Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral ...
London: 1850, 2 vols.

Number of People : 8


 1849

Jones, J.A.
Bunhill memorials. Sacred reminiscences of ... ministers and other persons of note who are buried in Bunhill Fields ...
London: 1849

Number of People : 60


 1847

Mounder, S.
The biographical treasury.
A dictionary of universal biography ...
6th edition
London: 1847

Number of People : 20


 1845

Hook, W.F.
An ecclesiastical biography, containing the lives of ancient fathers and modern divines ... heretics and schismatics ...
London: 1845-52, 8 vols.

Number of People : 5


 1841

Gorton, J.
A general biographical dictionary ...
New ed.
London: 1841, 3 vols.

Number of People : 124


 1836

A'Beckett, W. / Sir
A universal biography : ... scriptural, classical & mythological memoirs ... with accounts of ... living characters ...
London: 1836, 3 vols.

Number of People : 89


 1836

Cunningham, G.G.
Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, from Alfred the Great to the latest times ...
Glasgow: 1836-38, 8 vols.

Number of People : 23


 1831

Davenport, R.A.
A dictionary of biography : comprising ... characters of all ages, nations and professions ...
London: 1831

Number of People : 37


 1824

Watt, R.
Bibliotheca britannia : or, A general index to British ... literature ...
Edinburgh: 1824, Vols. 1 & 2.

Number of People : 179


 1821

Wilks, J.
A Christian biographical dictionary ...
London: 1821

Number of People : 3


 1821

Watkins, J.
The universal biographical dictionary ...
New ed.
London: 1821

Number of People : 58


 1816

Middleton, E.
Evangelical biography : or, the lives and deaths of ... authors or preachers ...
New ed.
London: 1816, 4 vols.

Number of People : 1


 1812

Chalmers, A.
The general biographical dictionary ...
New ed.
London: 1812-17, 32 vols.

Number of People : 65


 1799

Aikin, J.
General biography ...
London: 1799-1815, 10 vols

Number of People : 24


 1776

The Biographical Magazine ...
London: 1776, 4 vols. in 1.

Number of People : 4


 1773

British biography ... from Wicklier to the present time ...
London: 1773-80, 10 vols.

Number of People : 4


 1760

Flloyd, T.
Bibliotheca biographics.
A synopsis of universal biography, ancient and modern ...
London: 1760, 3 vols.

Number of People : 5


 undated

Duncan, C.D.
A historical survey of the development of the black Baptist Church in the United States and a study of performance practices associated with Dr. Watts hymn singing.
A source book for teachers
  - Dissertation Abstracts International: A 40:730a-31a Aug 1979

Number of People : 1


 undated

Davie, D.
The eighteenth-century hymn in England

Number of People : 1


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