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Heart of Oak

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History — Music.

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This bold patriotic song comes from a pantomime, Harlequin's Invasion, written by Garrick in 1759, the mus. being supplied by Boyce. It is a topical song, alluding...

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JACKSON, John Brinckerhoff (1862 - 1920)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music; Military History; Maritime History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 258 words.

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shanty

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History — Music.

Sailors’ work‐song, originating in days of sailing ships, sung while pulling together on a rope and helping to secure rhythmic unanimity. ‘Shanty man’, placed apart, sang the tune, the rest...

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STOCKTON, Charles Herbert (1845 - 1924)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music; Military History; Maritime History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 236 words.

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