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Folk Songs—the Source

Music comes from somewhere. In the folk tradition, songs borrow tunes from one another until one sticks. While there are plenty of songs that come with original tunes, a surprising number are based on the same song, so once you learn the tune, you're good to go!


Patriotic Songs

America the Beautiful

Battle Hymn of the Republic

California, Here I Come

God Bless America

Home on the Range

This Land is Your Land

My Country 'tis of Thee (God Save the King)

Star Spangled Banner

Yankee Doodle

You're a Grand Old Flag



Scout Specific


Be Prepared

On My Honor

Scout Vespers

Trusty Tommy

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