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 Theme code Index    1H1H1H3H 1H750
 Also known as    Hearts of Oak, Hearts of Oak are Our Ships
 Composer/Core Source    Dr. William Boyce
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English, Morris
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, March/Marche
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    4/4
 History    
 Structure    AB, AABB
 Editor/Compiler    James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Selection of Scotch English Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 4
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 86, p. 35
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1796
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 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
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Heart of Oak: Annotations


X:1
%
T:Hearts of Oak
M:C
L:1/8
R:Air
B:Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 4 (1796, No. 86, p. 35)
Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion
K:D
A|d2 dd d2 fe|d2cB A2zA|B2 Bc d2 de|f2 ge f2 zA|
d2 FG A2 Bc|d2 FG A2 ze|f2 ed a2 cd|e2 eE A2 e>e|
e2 cd e2 f>f|f2 de f2 zf|edcf dB z2|d<d A2 F<D zA|
Bcde f2 ed|a2 Ac d2z||
X:2
%
T:Liberty
M:3/4
L:1/8
R:Air
N:Song by John Dickinson, set to the melody of "Hearts of Oak." 
S:Henry Livingston's manuscript copybook (late 18th century)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion 
K:D
d2A2G<F | E<FA2d2 | e>f d2 (c2{Bc}| d6) | 
d2A2 d>e | f2e2d2 | e>dc>de>f | e6 :|
|: ecAceg | g2f2e2 | (3def (3edc (3dcB | {B}A4G2 | 
FA d2d2 | GB e2e2 | (3def B2 "tr"c2 {c/c/} | d6 :|
X:3
%
T:Heart of Oak
L:1/8
M:C
S:Chappell - Popular Music of the Olden Time  (1859)
Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion
K:A
E2|A2 A>A A2 c>B|A2 G>F E3E|F2 F>G A2 B>c|d2 c>B c2 c>B|
A2 C>D E2 c>B|A2 C>D E2A2|c2 B>A e2 G>A|B2 B>B E2||
B>B|B2 G>A B2 c>c|c2 A>B c3c|A2 Gc AF z2|
A<A E2 CA, zE|F>G A>B c2 B>A|e2 E>E A2||

Heart of Oak: Annotations