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America The Beautiful - A Collection Of Patriotic Songs

Smith / United States Air Force Band
Release Date: 06/04/2013 
Label:  Altissimo   Catalog #: 72152   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  John Stafford SmithLaurie HochmanSamuel Augustus WardMorton Gould,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Celebrate our great country with this timeless collection of popular American patriotic songs. America the Beautiful features fantastic songs that represent America and its citizens’ love of country. Songs like “You’re a Grand Old Flag,” “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” and “God Bless the USA” bring back memories of Fourth of July celebrations. Each piece is performed with a powerful and glorious musical expression from the men and women who serve our nation in uniform throughout the world and who are committed, more than ever, to freedom. Celebrate our great country with this timeless collection of popular American patriotic songs. America the Beautiful features fantastic songs that represent America and its citizens’ love of country. Songs like “You’re a Grand Old Flag,” “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” and “God Bless the USA” bring back memories of Fourth of July celebrations. Each piece is performed with a powerful and glorious musical expression from the men and women who serve our nation in uniform throughout the world and who are committed, more than ever, to freedom. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
2. The Pledge of Allegiance by Laurie Hochman
3. America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
4. American Salute by Morton Gould
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
5. National Emblem by Edwin Eugene Bagley
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; USA 
6. You're a grand old flag by George M. Cohan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; USA 
7. Hail to the Spirit of Liberty by John Philip Sousa
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; USA 
8. God Bless America by Irving Berlin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918/1938; USA 
9. America "My country, 'tis of thee" by Traditional
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1831; USA 
10. This Land is Your Land by Woody Guthrie
Period: 20th Century 
11. From Sea to Shining Sea Medley by Various
12. Garry Owen by Traditional
Written: Ireland 
13. Fanfare for Freedom by Morton Gould
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
14. God of our fathers by George William Warren
Period: Romantic 
15. God bless the U.S.A. by Lee Greenwood
16. Armed Forces Medley by Thomas Knox
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
17. Liberty Bell by John Philip Sousa
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
18. Americans We by Henry Fillmore
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
19. Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
20. Star-Spangled Spectacular by George M. Cohan

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