America, the Beautiful
Simple Series / Arranger: Luke Gambill
In 1893, Katharine Lee Bates had been on an extended holiday when she visited Pike's Peak in Colorado. That night she told her traveling companions that many countries had failed because, although they may have been great, they had not been good. She said, Unless we are willing to crown our greatness with goodness, and our bounty with brotherhood, our beloved America may go the same way. It was then that she penned a poem that would become one of our nation's best-loved hymns, America, the Beautiful.
God shed His grace on thee,
And crown thy good with brotherhood
From sea to shining sea!
America, the Beautiful, from Brentwood Music's Simple Series, is a stirring 20-minute celebration of this great land, designed to inspire your choir and congregation through the beauty, blessing and greatness of these wonderful 50 United States of America! With patriotic songs such as, This Is My Country, You're a Grand Old Flag, Armed Forces Salute, America, the Beautiful and Statue of Liberty, hearts will be stirred with pride as you celebrate this great land we love!
Whether you use the Split-Track Accompaniment DVD or the Split-Track Accompaniment CD (both fully orchestrated), we invite you to celebrate America, the Beautiful with this easy-to-sing, easy-to-learn 20-minute Patriotic musical designed for Unison or Two-Part Choirs with limited rehearsal time.
Choral Book 645757222079
Split-Track Accompaniment CD 645757222031
Split-Track Accompaniment DVD 645757222062