Rule Britannia!

Rule Britannia!

patriotic song of Britain. [Br. Culture: Scholes, 897–898]
See: Britain
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It's a wonderful compilation which covers the four countries of the United Kingdom and ranges from men of Harlech, Greensleeves, Danny Boy to the Skye boat song, and culminating in Rule Britannia!
Last year, Land of Hope and Glory and Rule Britannia! were dropped from the programme in the wake of the terrorist attacks of September 11 but the rousing anthems are to return.
Organisers decided the usual stirring tunes such as Rule Britannia! were not appropriate and instead offered more reflective American works.
ENJOY rousing classics such as Rule Britannia! and Land of Hope and Glory at Symphony Hall's traditional New Year's Eve Gala Concert.