King’s Anthem (The)

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 Theme code Index    1H1H2H 772H
 Also known as    America (4), God Save the King
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    3/4
 Structure    AABB'
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:James Aird
 Book/Manuscript title    Book:Selection of Scotch English Irish and Foreign Airs vol. 3
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 623, p. 200
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1788
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X:1 T:King’s Anthem, The M:3/4 L:1/8 R:Air B:James Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 3 (Glasgow, 1788, No. 623, p. 200) N:”Humbly dedicated to the Volunteers and Defensive Bands of Great Britain and Ireland” Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D d2d2 e>d|{d}Tc3d e2|{de}f2f2 g2|{g}Tf3ed2|e/f/g/e/ {e}d2c2{Bc}|d6:| |:a2a2 a>b|{b}Ta3g f2|g2g2g2{b}|{a}Tg3f e2|f>g/2a/4 (gf) Ted| |1 {de}f3g a2|b/a/g f2 Te2 {de}|{c}d6:|2 {de}f3g (a/b/c'/d'/)|(c'/b/a/g/) f2 Te2{de}|d6:|]