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God Bless America, an Illustrated Song

Posted on: June 11, 2016

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God Bless America

Words and Music by Irving Berlin
Illustrated by Lynn Munsinger
(This book features printed music)

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GOD BLESS AMERICA is featured in:

Glorious American Songbook (A Classic Illustrated Edition)
Words and Music by Various Artists
Illustrated by Various Artists
Compiled by Cooper Edens

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There is an interesting connection between GOD BLESS AMERICA and THIS LAND IS YOUR LAND, which is detailed in,

This Land Was Made for You and Me (The Life and songs of Woody Guthrie)
by Elizabeth Partridge

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Sing along with Kate Smith on this YouTube video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnTD7EEzp5E
(This video includes the rarely heard verse at the beginning of the song)

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GOD BLESS AMERICA Lyrics on ScoutSongs.com:
http://www.scoutsongs.com/lyrics/godblessamerica.html

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GOD BLESS AMERICA wiki:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/God_Bless_America

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Related Posts

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IRVING BERLIN
The Illustrated Songs of Irving Berlin
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2016/03/27/the-illustrated-songs-of-irving-berlin/

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AMERICAN HISTORY: CELEBRATING THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND HER CITIZENS AND TELL STORIES OF AMERICAN HISTORY
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2010/06/22/a-patriotic-list-of-singable-books-for-july-4th/

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GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK

Singable Picture Books of the Great American Songbook and Michael Feinstein’s Foundation for the Preservation of the Great American Songbook
https://singbookswithemily.wordpress.com/2011/09/10/american-songbook-singable-picture-books-and-michael-feinsteins-foundation-for-the-preservation-of-the-great-american-songbook/

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