“America the Beautiful” is a lyrical patriotic song. The words were written by American songwriter, Katharine Lee Bates (1859-1929), and the music written by Episcopal church organist and choirmaster Samuel A. Ward (1847-1903). America the Beautiful is one of the most popular American patriotic songs.
Print Free Sheet Music for ‘America the Beautiful’
This piano solo is perfect for intermediate level piano students, or fun for a July 4th sing-along.
Lyrics for ‘America the Beautiful’
O beautiful for spacious skies,
For amber waves of grain,
For purple mountain majesties
Above the fruited plain.
God shed His grace on thee,
And crown thy good with brotherhood
From sea to shining sea.
O beautiful for pilgrim feet
Whose stern impassion’d stress
A thoroughfare for freedom beat
Across the wilderness.
God mend thine ev’ry flaw,
Confirm thy soul in self control,
Thy liberty in law.
American Flag Coloring Page
Want your kids to decorate your house for July 4th. Ask them to color several coloring pages, and string them together across the kitchen. There’s a whole bunch at the following link.
Watch ‘America the Beautiful’ Sing-Along Video
Watch a Sing-Along Video with Willie Nelson on YouTube.com.
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