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Title:
The early American songbook : based on the Alan Landsburg television series The American idea
Author:
Vinson, Lee, compiler.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Englewood Cliffs, N. J. : Prentice-Hall, [1974]

©1974
Physical Description:
159 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
General Note:
"A Rutledge book."

For voice and piano, with chord symbols.
Language:
English
Contents:
Patriotic songs --; Ballads and other popular songs --; Psalm-tunes, hymns, and singing-school songs.; Alknomook -- America -- America, commerce, and freedom -- American "Heart of Oak" -- (The) American hero -- Anacreontic song -- (The) Banks of the Dee -- Battle of the kegs -- Beneath a weeping willow's shade -- Brave Wolfe -- Capture of Burgoyne -- Castle island song -- Chester -- China -- Collinet and Phebe -- Come fair Rosina -- Come, shake your dull noddles -- Cornwallis burgoyned -- Cornwallis country dance -- David's lamentation -- Death of General Wolfe -- Death song of an Indian chief -- (The) Dream -- Drink to me only -- (A) Favorite Christmas hymn -- (The) Federal constitution and liberty forever -- Free America -- (A) Funeral dirge on the death of General George Washington -- God save the thirteen states -- God the master of all pagans -- Hail, Columbia! -- Holland -- How happy the soldier -- How stands the glass around? -- 100 psalm tune new -- 148st Psalm -- Huzza for liberty -- Jargon -- Johnny has gone for a soldier -- Liberty song -- Martyrs tune -- Massachusetts liberty song -- Mount Vernon -- My days have been so wondrous free -- My love is gone to sea -- (A) Negro song -- New-Plymouth -- Ode for American Independence -- Oh, dear, what can the matter be? -- Omega -- (A) Parody -- Primroses -- Rondo -- Sergeant Champe -- Southwel new -- Thus saith the high, the lofty one -- (A) Toast -- Victory -- What a court hath old England -- When Jesus wept -- Whilst through the sharp hawthorn -- (The) World turned upside down -- Yankee Doodle.
ISBN:
9780132227780
Format :
Musical Score