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Composer: John Stafford Smith

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Tune Information

Composer: John Stafford Smith (c. 1775)
Meter: Irregular
Incipit: 53135 13213 45553
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • The Trumpet of the Lord: A Collection of Trumpet Descants for 100 Well-Known Hymns`
    Composer/Editor H. Matthew Ward
    Published By: Park Bench Publishing (2008) pp. 20
  • The Last Verse for Thanksgiving and Patriotic Celebrations: Sixteen Free Hymn Accompaniments for Organ
    Composer/Editor Janet Linker
    Published By: Beckenhorst Press, Inc. (2004) pp. 26

Organ Solo

  • The Complete Organist Volume 2: Accessible Service Music for the Church Year
    Composer/Editors Carson P. Cooman; Gregory Hamilton
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2017) pp. 123
  • 11 Compositions for Organ Set IX
    Composer/Editor Charles W. Ore
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2012) pp. 26
  • America the Beautiful: Five Patriotic Pieces for Organ
    Composer/Editors Dale Tucker; Dudley Buck
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (2009) pp. 24, 26, 28, 30, 33, 35, 44, 46, 48, 50, 52, 54
  • Let Freedom Ring!: Patriotic Music for Organ
    Composer/Editor Carol M. Johnson
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2002) pp. 32
  • Laudate! Volume 4: Organ Music Based on the 100 Most Popular Hymns in Worship III and Gather
    Composer/Editors James W. Kosnik; Charles Callahan
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1997) pp. 50, 53
  • Pipes and Praise: Familiar Hymns Arranged for Organ
    Composer/Editor Rick Parks
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1996) pp. 42
  • At the Organ with Virgil Fox
    Composer/Editors Virgil Fox; Traditional
    Published By: H. W. Gray Publications (1994) pp. 132
  • The Organist's Companion Volume 3 Number 5 August 1981 General, Weddings: A Bi-monthly Journal of Quality Organ Music for the Practical Church Musician
    Composer/Editors Wayne Leupold; Wilbur C. Held
    Published By: McAfee Music Corporation (1981) pp. 12
  • A Collection of 19th Century American Organ Music
    Composer/Editors Janice Beck; D. Darrell Woomer; Dudley Buck
    Published By: Cleveland Chapter, AGO (1975) pp. 4
  • Hymn Preludes for the Liturgical Year Volume XXIV City and Nation The World Doxology: For Organ in 24 Volumes Opus 100
    Composer/Editor Flor Peeters
    Published By: C. F. Peters Corporation (1969) pp. 22
  • Organ Music for Ceremonial Occasions: For Commencements, Baccalaureates, dedications, installations, and assemblies
    Composer/Editor Fred Bock
    Published By: Shawnee Press, Inc. (1963) pp. 3
  • One Hundred and One Hymns for Every Day: Hymns You'll Love to Sing and Play
    Composer/Editor Chester Nordman
    Published By: Hansen Publications, Inc. (1962) pp. 85

Piano Solo

  • Composer/Editor John Carter
    Published By: Hope Publishing Company (2004) pp. 8
  • The Spirit of America: 5 Patriotic Songs of Faith, Hope and Courage
    Composer/Editor Sharon Aaronson
    Published By: Alfred Music Publishing Company, Inc. (2002) pp. 2
  • Early Classics for Solo Piano
    Composer/Editor Anthony Burger
    Published By: Anthony Burger Productions (2001) pp. 99
  • Creative Keyboard's Complete Church Pianist: Hymn Arrangements for Every Occasion
    Composer/Editor Gail Smith
    Published By: Creative Keyboard Publications (2000) pp. 192
  • Higher Ground: Songs that Life the Spirit
    Composer/Editor Victor Labenske
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (2000) pp. 71
  • Big Blue Book of Intermediate Piano Solos
    Composer/Editor Carol McMillen Tornquist
    Published By: Word Music Group, LLC (1999) pp. 102
  • The Best of Mark Hayes
    Composer/Editor Mark Hayes
    Published By: Shawnee Press, Inc. (1987) pp. 4
  • Piano Transcriptions Books 1 and 2 Combined: Familiar Hymns and Sacred Songs
    Composer/Editor Wilda Jackson Auld
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1957) pp. 102

Piano Solo: Optional Trumpet

  • Let Freedom Ring: Songs of God and Country for Solo Piano with Optional Instrumental Duet Parts
    Composer/Editor Jim Hammerly
    Published By: Word Music Group, LLC (2002) pp. 8


Instances (1 - 32 of 32)

[Shaʻare shirah] = Gates of Song #161


African American Heritage Hymnal #606

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African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #570

Ambassador Hymnal #629

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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #635

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Baptist Hymnal 2008 #644

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Celebrating Grace Hymnal #699

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #512

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Gather Comprehensive #891

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Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #873

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Hymns for a Pilgrim People #305

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Hymns of Faith #549

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Hymns of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints #340


Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #789

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One in Faith #953

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Rejoice Hymns #696

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Sing Joyfully #601


Small Church Music #1000

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Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #436

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The A.M.E. Zion Hymnal #546

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The Celebration Hymnal #802

The Christian Life Hymnal #605


The Cyber Hymnal #10823

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The Hymnal 1982 #720


The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #576

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The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #458

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The Worshiping Church #423

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Total Praise #606

Welsh and English Hymns and Anthems #VIII

Welsh and English Hymns and Anthems (Reformatted) #IX

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Worship (3rd ed.) #761

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Yes, Lord! #500

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