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 Theme code Index    1H1H1H5H 2H4H3H0
 Also known as    Smile America
 Composer/Core Source    Thomas Arne
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Air/Lament/Listening Piece, March/Marche
 Key/Tonic of    D
 Accidental    2 sharps
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    2/2, 4/4
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 Structure    AB
 Editor/Compiler    Henry Roberts
 Book/Manuscript title    Clio and Euterpe or British Harmony vol. 1
 Tune and/or Page number    pp. 20-21
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1758
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X:1 % T:Rule Britannia M:C L:1/8 R:Air and March B:James Aird – Selection of Scotch, English, Irish and Foreign Airs, vol. 3 (Glasgow, 1788, No. 524, p. 200) N:”Humbly dedicated to the Volunteers and Defensive Bands of Great Britain and Ireland” Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:D A|:d2d2 (d/e/f/g/) ad|e2 {fg}g2f2 zA|d/e/d/e/ f/g/f/g/ aefe|d(e/f/e)d {d}c2zA| e2 dc a^g/f/ e/d/c/B/|A2B2A2z2|{Bc}d2 dABG zf|gfed {d}c2 ze| Ta2 Tg2 f/d/g/e/ a/f/e/d/|A2Te2 {de}d4||f3f g/f/g/ zf| gfed {d}Tc2c2|Ta2Tg2 (f/d/)(g/e/) (a/f/e/d/)|A2Te2 {de}d4:|]

X: 1 % T:Rule Britannia. JGi.157 M:4/4 L:1/8 Q:1/4=80 S:Joshua Gibbons MS,1823,Tealby,Lincs. R:Air O:Tealby,Lincolnshire Z:VMP/R.Greig, 2009 K:C G|c2c2 c/d/e/f/g c|d3d{ef}e2zG|(c/d/c/d/ e/f/e/f/) gded|c(d/e/) (dc)B2z2| zGdB gf/e/ d/c/B/A/|G2{GA}A2{GA}G2z2::c2 c>GA>Fzc|f>edcB2zd| ~g2f2e/c/f/d/ (gc)|G2~d2{Bd}c4|e2ze ffzf|f>ed>cB4| g2f2(e/c/f/d/ gf)|e2~d2{cd}c4:|