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Title:
America's patriotic music companion fact book : the chronological history of our favorite traditional American patriotic songs
Author:
Nobbman, Dale V.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Anaheim Hills, Calif. : Centerstream ; Milwaukee, Wis. : Exclusively distributed by Hal Leonard, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
1 fake book (75 pages) : illustrations, music ; 28 cm
General Note:
"Due to copyright restrictions the words and music to "God bless America" and "The U.S. Air Force" are not included in this book."
Language:
English
Contents:
Yankee Doodle -- The liberty song -- The American hero -- Chester -- Hail Columbia -- The star-spangled banner -- America (My contry 'tis of thee) -- O Columbia, the gem of the ocean -- Darling Nelly Gray -- Dixie -- Maryland, my Maryland -- The Battle hymn of the Republic -- The battle cry of freedom -- When Johnny comes marching home -- A hot time in the old town tonight -- America the beautiful -- The stars and stripes forever -- Yankee doodle boy -- Anchors aweigh -- You're a grand old flag -- The Army goes rolling along -- Over there -- The Marines hymn -- God bless America -- The U.S. Air Force.
ISBN:
9781574241167
Format :
Musical Score

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Central Library M1629.5 .N62 2002 Musical Score Grosvenor Room-Oversize
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(Book). The third in a series of music companion fact books by noted historian Dale V. Nobbman, this title provides fascinating information on and arrangements of 25 traditional American patriotic favorites. The songs are arranged chronologically (starting with "Yankee Doodle" in 1755 and going through "The U.S. Air Force" in 1939), and included for each are background notes, the song's historical setting, biographies of the author or composer who wrote it, and more.


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