Let music swell the breeze, Let mortal tongues awake; America (My Country, 'Tis of Thee) A sketch of Samuel Francis Smith from a life sketch in The Express While a student at Andover Theological Seminary, Smith gave Lowell Mason lyrics he had written and the song was first performed in public on July 4, 1831, at a children's Independence Day celebration at Park Street Church in Boston. Lyrics for 'My Country 'Tis of Thee' My country 'tis of thee, Sweet land of liberty, Of thee I sing. Lyrics to 'My Country 'Tis of Thee' by David Crosby. By itself it doesn’t really mean anything; it’s a sentence fragment. //]]>, Sorry, we have to make sure you're a human before we can show you this page. Traditional Music Lyrics by Samuel Francis Smith VERSE 1 G Em Am D My country! “My Country, Tis of Thee” was written by Samuel Francis Smith. Land of the Pilgrim's pride! My native country, thee, Land of the noble free, Thy name ies love; my fathers die to protect thy land Thy woods and templed hills; my mothers willden pride like thy i sing Like that above. My country,' tis of thee, Stronghold of slavery, of thee I sing; Land where my fathers died, Where men man's rights deride, From every mountainside thy deeds shall ring! My country tis of thee, Am G D G Of thee I sing; Land where my fathers died, D7 Land of the pilgrims' pride, G From ev'ry mountainside C G D7 G Let freedom ring! My country 'tis of thee
Sweet land of liberty
Of thee I sing
Land where my fathers died
Land of the pilgrim's pride
From every mountainside
Let freedom ring
Let freedom ring
Let it ring My country, 'tis of Thee, Sweet Land of Liberty Of thee I sing; Land where my fathers died, Land of the pilgrims' pride, From every mountain side Let Freedom ring. 2 My native country, thee, land of the noble … Long may our land be bright ''My Country, 'Tis of Thee'' is an American patriotic hymn written in 1831 by a Baptist seminary student, Samuel Francis Smith. Make sure your selection My country tis of thee, Sweet land of liberty, Of thee I sing. Ecco il Testo (karaoke) della canzone, il link per effettuare il download lo trovate a pagina 2 dI America My Country Tis Of Thee - America . My native country, thee, Land of the noble free, Thy name I love. My country, ' tis of thee, Sweet land of liberty, of thee I sing; Land where my fathers died, Land of the pilgrims' pride, From every mountainside let freedom ring! With freedom's holy light; A friend had asked Smith to translate some German hymns, but Smith instead wrote these words, inspired by a melody from a symphony by Muzio Clementi, an Italian composer living in England, so it’s only natural he’d borrow that tune. My Country Tis Of Thee Sweet Land Of Liberty Of Thee I Sing Land Where My Fathers Died Land Of The Pilgrims Pride From Every Mountainside Let Freedom Ring. From every mountain side, My country ’tis of thee, sweet land of liberty, of thee I sing. My country, 'tis of Thee, Sweet Land of Liberty Of thee I sing; Land where my fathers died, Land of the pilgrims' pride, From every mountain side Let Freedom ring. !function(t,e,r){var n,s=t.getElementsByTagName(e)[0],i=/^http:/.test(t.location)? Protect us by Thy might, Land where my fathers died! My country 'tis of thee Sweet land of liberty Of thee I sing Land where my fathers died Land of the pilgrim's pride From every mountainside My country 'tis of thee, Sweet land of liberty, Of thee I sing; Land where my fathers died, Land of the Pilgrim's pride, From ev'ry mountainside, Let freedom ring. D A Land where my fathers died, land of the pilgrim's pride. I love thy rocks and rills, thy woods and templed hills. to thee, Author of Liberty, to thee we sing; Soon may our land be bright, With holy freedom's right, Protect us by thy might, Great God, our King. Lyrics to 'My Country 'Tis of Thee' by David Crosby. And the history of its verses is even more complex. Sweet freedom's song. Let music swell the breeze, Our father's God! My country 'tis of thee Sweet land of poverty For thee I weep Land where my mother cried Land where my father died Sweet land of genocide Pride of my heart My country 'tis of thee Sweet land of industry We'll break your back Clean out your minerals Fill you with chemicals We kill for what is profitable Oh concrete world Our climate's suffering ’Tis is an old-fashioned contraction of “it is”; today we use “it’s” instead. Let Music Swell The Breeze And ring from all the trees An annotation cannot contain another annotation. My country, 'tis of thee, Stronghold of slavery, of thee I sing; Land where my fathers died, Where men man's rights deride, From every mountainside thy deeds shall ring! The lyrics to “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” were written in 1831 by a seminary student named Samuel Francis Smith. My country ’tis of thee, sweet land of liberty, of thee I sing. My native country, thee, Land of the noble free, thy name I love; I love thy rocks and rills, Thy woods and templed hills; My heart with rapture thrills, like that above. Great God, our King! Samuel Francis Smith (1808-1895) was a Baptist minister, author and journalist. Our father’s guard to thee, Author of liberty To thee we sing. My Country 'Tis of Thee (America) was written by Samuel Francis Smith (Lyrics) and Henry Carey (Music). I love thy rocks and rills, Let music swell the breeze, And ring from all the trees sweet freedom's song; Let mortal tongues awake; Let all that breathe partake; Let rocks their silence break, the sound prolong From ev'ry mountainside. Let rocks their silence break, This is just a preview! My country, 'tis of thee. My native country, thee, Land of the noble free, thy name I love; I love thy rocks and rills, Thy woods and templed hills; My heart with rapture thrills, like that above. 'Tis of Thee Lyrics: They caught the last poor man / On a poor man's vacation / They cuffed him and confiscated his stuff / They dragged his black ass down to the station / And said "okay the streets //