Liberty (Stephen Jenks)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-03-27). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 64 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-03-27). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 64 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Transcribed from Jenks and Griswold, The American Compiler, 1803.
Description: First published in The Musical Harmonist, 1800. Words by an unknown author in a patriotic mode, apparently first published in 1800.
Original text and translations
No more beneath the oppressive hand
Of tyranny we groan,
Behold a smiling, happy land,
That freedom calls her own.