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  • In Freedom We're Born:  Songs from the American Revolution

    In Freedom We're Born: Songs from the American Revolution

    New lyrics set to familiar (or some not so familiar) English melodies, recorded using eighteenth-century instrumentation to recreate the ambience of a small tavern or public meeting place.

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    Music is often an important chronicler of history, especially in times of war. The music of the American Revolution, however, has been largely ignored and neglected simply because the words and music were often not published together. Essentially the compositions recorded here were new lyrics set to familiar (or some not so familiar) English melodies. This recording uses eighteenth-century instrumentation, and was recorded to recreate the ambience of a small tavern or public meeting place.





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