This e-text is based on ‘The Harmonicon, Part the First,’ from1833. Inconsistent spelling and hyphenation have been retained, butpunctuation and typographical errors have been corrected. Uncommon andoutdated spelling has not been altered.
In the table of contents, the ‘Foreign Musical Reports’ forthe towns of Marienburg and Nurenberg have no correlation to anypassages in the text. In some tables, the numbering of items seemsto be incorrect. Since the source of error cannot be determined, thenumbering scheme has been retained.
‘Months’ have been printed at the bottom of the pages in theoriginal. These references have been changed into side notes at the topof the corresponding page for each new month.
PART THE FIRST,
ESSAYS, CRITICISMS, BIOGRAPHY, FOREIGN REPORTS,
PRINTED FOR LONGMAN, REES, ORME, BROWN, GREEN,AND LONGMAN,
PRINTED BY WILLIAM CLOWES.
Duke Street, Lambeth.
I. BIOGRAPHICAL MEMOIRS.
II. MISCELLANEOUS ESSAYS, CORRESPONDENCE,NOTICES, &c.
Amateur’s Musical Party, at the Freemasons’ Tavern
Ancient Concerts, the Leader of the
Anders, M., historical notices relative to the Violin, by
Barnett, (Mr.) and the Philharmonic Society
Beethoven, a theoretical work, by
Beethoven’s Opinion of Contemporary Composers
Beethoven, Characteristic Traits and Anecdotes of
Belgium, on the actual state of music in
Birmingham Musical Festival
Burney, (Dr.) Memoirs of, by Mad. D’Arblay
Castel-Blaze, (M.) notice of Tamburini, by
Cathedral Service and Lord Henley
Characteristic Anecdotes and Traits of Beethoven
Choirs, Ecclesiastical, of Great Britain and Ireland—Armagh—Canterbury
Commemoration of Sir Thomas Gresham
Concerts, Memoirs of the Metropolitan
Concerts at Oxford, and on the State of Music at both Universities
Composers, contemporary, Beethoven’s opinion of
Compositions of Handel, on some
D’Arblay, (Mad.) Memoirs of Dr. Burney, by
Ecclesiastical Choirs of Great Britain and Ireland—Armagh—Canterbury
Fallacies of some Writers on Music
Fashionable Music, rules for composing
Fétis, (M.) an Official Note to
Fortunatus, the new German Opera of
German Opera, Fortunatus, a new
Glee Club, the Manchester Gentlemen’s
Gresham Prize Medal for 1832
Gresham, Sir Thomas, Commemoration of
Handel, on some compositions of
Hints to Leaders and Conductors
Leader of the Ancient Concerts
Leaders and Conductors, hints to
Lindley’s (Mr. G.) Answer to Mr. Gödbé
Liverpool Amateur Society
Lord Henley and the Cathedral Service
Lyre, on the re-introduction of
‘Mad Tom of Bedlam,’ the Song of
Manchester Gentlemen’s Glee Club
Melody and Harmony, Mr. D. Walker on
Memoirs of Dr. Burney, by Mad. D’Arblay
Metropolitan Concerts, Memoirs of the