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Engelstalige boeken over hymnody

Harry Eskew and Hugh McElrath. Sing with Understanding: An Introduction to Christian Hymnody, Second Edition, Revised, Nashville: Church Street Press, 1995.

Edward Foley, editor. Foundations of Christian Music: The Music of Pre-Constantinian Christianity. Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1996.

Gracia Grindal. Lessons in Hymnwriting. Boston: The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada, 2000.

Donald P. Hustad. Jubilate II: Church Music in Worship & Renewal. Carol Stream, Ill: Hope Publishing Co., 1993. [Formerly, Jubilate! Church Music in the Evangelical Tradition.] Carol Stream, Ill: Hope Publishing Co., 1981.

Deborah Carlton Loftis. The Hymn, A Journal of Congregational Song: Cumulative Index, 1982-1997, volumes 33-48. Boston, Mass.: The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada, 1998; & The Hymn, A Journal of Congregational Song: Cumulative Index, 1939-1981, volumes 1-32. Boston, Mass.: The Hymn Society of America, 1982.

Milburn Price and David Music. A Survey of Christian Hymnody. Carol Stream, Ill: Hope Publishing Company, 1989. [Originally written by William J. Reynolds in 1963 (NY: Holt, Rhinehart, Winston, 1963), the book was revised by Reynolds and Price in 1977. The current edition was revised and enlarged by Price and Music in 1989.]

Paul Westermeyer. Te Deum: The Church and Music. Minneapolis: The Fortress Press, 1998.

Paul Westermeyer. With Tongues of Fire: Profiles in 20th Century Hymn Writing. St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House, 1995.

Brian Wren. Praying Twice: the Music and Words of Congregational Song. Louisville, Westminster John Knox Press, 2000.

Carlton Young, Editor. Companion to the United Methodist Hymnal. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1993.

Engelstalige Tijdschriften over hymnodie:

The Hymn (Journal of The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada). Boston: The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada.

Journal of The Hymn Society in Great Britain and Ireland

Gewijd aan het promoten van studie en onderzoek op het gebied van de hymnodie, de kwaliteit van het gezengen zingen bevorderend en gebrand op het passend gebruiken van gemeentezang en het sponsoren van relevante publicaties.

Engelstalige TIJDSCHRIFTEN gewijd aan eredienst

Reformed Liturgy & Music. (Joint Office of Worship of the United Presbyterian Church, USA, and the Presbyterian Church, USA, in cooperation with the Presbyterian Association of Musicians)


The Dictionary of American Hymnology (DAH)

The Dictionary of American Hymnology Project (DAH), with the support of the Oberlin College Library and the Hymn Society in the U.S. and Canada, provides data related to hymns and hymnwriters as well as the history of congregational song in America. The project comprises four sources for research: an index of first lines of hymns from 1640 to 1978 with a supplementary index 1978 to present; a bibliography of some 5000 hymnals published in America (1817 denominational + 3192 non-denominational); an author file; and a biographical file.

The Hymnology Annual, editor Vernon Wicker. Published by Selah Publishing

The Hymnology Annual is een internationaal forum voor gezang en eredienst, en is een van de meest gewaardeerde tijdschriften op dit gebied geworden. Elk deel levert een bijdrage aan de studie van de hymnodie.

100 Hymn Tunes You Should Know
Hymnology Classes
The History of Christian Hymnody
Hymnody Links
Hymnody Software

Zie deHymnal and Hymnology Bibliography van de Appalachian State University Library.