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|Work Title||A New Selection of Sacred Music; Dyer's New-York Selection of Sacred Music; Dyer's Philadelphia Selection of Sacred Music|
|Alternative. Title||A New Selection of Sacred Music, comprising a great variety of approved psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, odes, and choruses: from the works of the most esteemed authors, ancient and modern, and consisting generally of tunes and pieces which have never before been published in this country|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Classical|
|Instrumentation||3-4 voices / choir|
The title of this collection changed as Dyer moved from Baltimore to New York (4th edition 1828) to Philadelphia.
The first edition included Anthems; these were removed after from the 2nd edition onwards, and later published in a separate volume.