Piano and voice (SATB chorus) - Digital Download
Composed by Henry Bishop. Farewells, Sailors, War, Prayer, Patriotism, Love. Lester S. Levy Collection. 3 pages. Published by Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries (LV.2053).
Item Number: LV.2053
To Greece We Give Our Shining Blades, From Moore's Evenings in Greece. Composed by Henry R. Bishop. Published [n.d.] by A. Fiot, No. 196 Chesnut St. in Philadelphia. Composition of strophic with chorus with piano and voice (satb chorus) instrumentation. Subject headings for this piece include Farewells, Sailors, War, Prayer, Patriotism, Love. First line reads "The sky is bright, the breeze is fair, and the main sail is flowing full and free.".
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