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Stevebury Songbook Indexing: Rounds Books (20) RE: Songbook Indexing: Rounds Books 23 May 15


I previously posted contents for "101 Rounds for Singing". Another fine rounds publication from World Around Songs is their collection of sacred canons.

"Sacred Canons" World Around Songs, Burnsville, NC, 1963, 24 pp. [still available for $3.00 from World Around Songs, 7036 Hwy 80 South, Burnsville, NC 28714]

Annotated list of Titles and First Lines:

Absalom (II Samuel 18:33, 3 pt)
Agnus Dei (Heinrich Finck 1450-1527, augmentation canon: the basses sing half as fast as the tenors)
Alleluh, Alleluh (antiphonal; not a round)
Alleluia (Mozart [adapted], 3 pt)
Alleluja, Amen (2 pt)
As our guest, oh Lord [Sei unser Gast] (English and German) (3 pt)
Ave Maria (Mozart, 4 pt)
Band of Neighbors [As a band of neighbors joined] (3 pt)
Be Thou Our Guest [Sei unser Gast] (English and German) (3 pt)
Come we now, singing to thee [Kommt herbei] (4 pt)
Cost of Gladness, The [Gladness costs you not a thing; Glad och god skall Manskan vara; Froh zu sein bedarf Mann wenig] (Swedish German round, Engl by Max Exner, 4 pt)
Danket dem Herrn [Thank thee, God, gracious God] (4 pt)
Dona Nobis Pacem (3 pt)
Ego Sum Pauper (3 pt)
Fellowship [May this our fellowship foretell] (2 pt)
For all the varied gifts of life [Response of Thanks] (3 pt)
For Food and Joy (Greek, 4 pt)
For health and strength [Round of Thanks] (4 pt)
For Sun and Rain (words Cecilia Sanderson, tune M. V. Exner, (4 pt)
For Thy Gracious Blessings (4 pt canon)
Froh zu sein bedarf Mann wenig [Cost of Gladness, The; Glad och god skall Manskan vara] (Swedish German round, Engl by Max Exner, 4 pt)
From Sun's Rising [Vom Aufgang de Sonne] (Psalm 13:3, 4 pt)
Gelobet (German, 3 pt)
Gently Let the Evening's Peace [Ruhet nach des Tages Müh] (Engl by Sylvia Pigors, 4 pt)
Gladness costs you not a thing [Cost of Gladness, The; Glad och god skall Manskan vara; Froh zu sein bedarf Mann wenig] (Swedish German round, Engl by Max Exner, 4 pt)
Glad och god skall Manskan vara [Cost of Gladness, The; Froh zu sein bedarf Mann wenig] (Swedish German round, Engl by Max Exner, 4 pt)
Glad tidings we bring of peace on earth [Shalom Chaverim] (2 pt canon)
Gloria (not a round)
Glory, Laud and Honor [Preis und Lob und Ehre bringen] (Ludwig Gebhardi, 4 pt)
Go Now in Peace (Natalie Sleeth, 4 pt)
Hail this day, for the night [Morgansang; Heil dem Tag, denn die Nacht] (Mozart, 3 pt)
Hallelujah Round (Philip Hayes 1738-1797, 4 pt)
Heil dem Tag, denn die Nacht [Morgansang; Hail this day, for the night] (Mozart, 3 pt)
Herr, bleibe bei uns [Abide with us, O God] (Luke 24:29, 3 pt)
Ich will den Herrn loben allezeit [Unto Thee, God, I Will Be Singing] (G. P. Teleman, 3 pt canon)
In All Thy Ways (3 pt)
Joy in the Gates (6 pt)
Jubilate, Deo (Praetorius, 6 pt)
Kommt herbei [
Kyrie (Surinam, 3 pt)
Laudate Nomen Domini [Ravenscroft, Pammelia] (6 pt)
Lobet den Herrn [Praise ye our God] (Christian Lahuson, 3 pt)
Lord is Risen, The [Surrexit Christus] (Adam Gumpelzhaimer, 3 pt canon)
Lord of All Life [Out of the grave He has come for us] (3pt)
Maker we thank Thee for the night [Morning Prayer; Tallis Canon]
May this our fellowship foretell [Fellowship] (2 pt)
Miserere (Pammelia, 3 pt)
Morgansang [Heil dem Tag, denn die Nacht; Hail this day, for the night] (Mozart, 3 pt)
Morning, Evening (2 pt canon)
Morning Light , The (Joel Hayden, 3 pt)
Morning Prayer [Tallis Canon] [Maker we thank Thee for the night]
Non Nobis Domine (William Byrd 1542-1623, 3 pt canon at the fifth and the octave)
O Render Thanks (3 pt)
Oh, Good Friend [Oh, good friend, will you watch my flock] (F Thomas, 4 pt)
Poems of All Tongues [Ours be the poems of all tongues; Tallis Canon] (words Kenneth L Patton, canon up to 8 pt)
Praise Ye Our God [Lobet den Herrn] (Christian Lahuson, 3 pt)
Preis und Lob und Ehre bringen [Glory, Laud and Honor] (Ludwig Gebhardi, 4 pt)
Response of Thanks [For all the varied gifts of life] (3 pt)
Rise and Shine (Max Exner, 4 pt)
Rise Up, O Flame (Christoph Praetorius, 8 pt)
Round of Thanks [For health and strength] (4 pt)
Ruhet nach des Tages Müh [Gently Let the Evening's Peace] (Engl by Sylvia Pigors, 4 pt)
Russian Halleluia (3 pt)
Sanctus (Clemens non Papa, 5 pt)
Shalom Chaverim (in English and Hebrew, 2 pt canon)
Sei unser Gast [Be Thou Our Guest] (English and German) (3 pt)
Sing and Rejoice (W. H. Bradbury, 4 pt)
Sing Our Praise
Singt dem Herren [Sing Our Praises; Engl transl by Ursula Stechow] (Praetorius, 5 pt)
Surrexit Christus [The Lord is Risen] (Adam Gumpelzhaimer, 3 pt canon)
Tallis Canon [Ours be the poems of all tongues, words Kenneth L Patton; When armies cease to bruise the lands] (canon up to 8 pt)
Thank thee, God, gracious God [Danket dem Herrn] (4 pt)
This Daily Food (Max V. Exner, 3 pt)
Thou Art My Shepherd (old Cornish canon, 4+ pt) (plus 4 pt ground bass by Max Exner)
Through North and South (William Billings, 4 pt)
Unto Thee, God, I Will Be Singing [Ich will den Herrn loben allezeit] (G. P. Teleman, 3 pt canon)
Vesper Round (words Thomas Moore, tune Russian air adapted Max V. Exner, 16 pt)
Vom Aufgang de Sonne [From Sun's Rising] (Psalm 13:3, 4 pt)
When armies cease to bruise the lands [Tallis Canon] (canon up to 8 pt)
When Jesus Wept (William Billings 1746-1800, 4 pt)
World is Never Without Light, the (Max Exner, 4 pt)


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