America the Beautiful

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America the Beautiful

patriotic song by Katherine Bates glorifying national ideals (1893). [Am. Music: Scholes, 30]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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We must fight to reauthorize LWCF, so that future generations can truly appreciate "America, the Beautiful."
Glover will sing ''America, the Beautiful.'' The ''Today'' show's Al Roker will host the event.
The session concluded with a PowerPoint presentation of a book containing visual descriptions of "America, the Beautiful." The piece was performed and the corresponding scene from the book was displayed.
Songs include traditional children's songs like "Mary Had a Little Lamb," "Go Tell Aunt Rhody" and "Eency Weency Spider;" spirituals like "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot," "Go Tell It on the Mountain" and "All My Trials;" and standards like "After the Ball is Over," "Funiculi, Funicula" and "Annie Laurie." Other songs include "America, the Beautiful" and "Star-Spangled Banner," folk songs like "Freight Train" and "Hava Nagila," Christmas songs like "Away in a Manger" and "Jingle Bells," and favorite hymns like "Amazing Grace" and "Be Thou My Vision," among many others.

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