William Billings  (1746-1800)
Last updated: 14.10.17
According to The New Penguin Dictionary of Music, William Billings was one of the earliest American-born composers, but a tanner by trade; wrote "fuguing tunes" (with primitive imitation), words and music of hymns, music to American patriotic songs, etc. Also concert promoter.
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book15.gif Catalog of the Musical Works of William Billings Karl Kroeger flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
book15.gif The Church Music of William Billings James Murray Barbour flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
book15.gif Complete Works of William Billings William Billings flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
book15.gif The Complete Works of William Billings Karl Kroeger flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
Recorder Sheet Music
Wake ev'ry breath (1770) (D(A)) (742120)
Score and Parts.
Publisher: Loux Music Publishing Co. (LMP0104)
Chester (D(A,T)/B(Cello)/Piano/Perc) (5667512)
Condensed Score and Parts.
Publisher: Loux Music Publishing Co. (LMP0107)
3 Sacred Canons (New England Psalm Singer 1770) (D(A)/D(A)/D(A)/D(A)) (754282)
Score.
Publisher: Loux Music Publishing Co. (LMP0117)