Heart of Oak

Song TitleHeart of Oak (Search)
Composer(s):William Boyce
Author(s):David Garrick
Keyword(s) & Features: Boys; Bravery; Britons; Cheering; Cheering Up; Children; Conquering; Darkness; Fearing; Fighting; Fleeing; Foes; Free; Glory; Hearts; Honor; Invading; Jolly; Kings; Lads; Marches; Men; Navy; Oaks; Oceans; Patriotism; Ready; Royal Navy; Running; Sailing; Sailors; Seas; Ships; Shores; Slaves; Soldiers; Statesmen; Steady; Steering; Tars; Waves; Wishing; Women; Wonderful; Years
First LineCome cheer up, my lads (Search)
Year of composition 1760 (Search)
Larger WorkHarlequin's Invasion (Search)
Musical FormStrophic (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source https://books.google.com/books/about/Reliquary_of_English_Song_Series_2_1700.html?id=Y6kQAAAAYAAJ
Difficulty LevelHS (Search)
Range: Bb3 - F5 (Search)
Original KeyBb Major (Search)
Premiered BySamuel Thomas Champnes (Search)
Recommended Printed SourceReliquary of English Song, Vol. 2 (Search)
Sources Citedhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heart_of_Oak (Search)
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