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Hymn of Peace

Hymn of Peace

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The 19th-Century American Wind Band

The National Peace Jubilee was conceived and coordinated by bandleader Patrick Gilmore. This site offers a useful history of America’s 19th century wind bands.

Civil War Music

“A Hymn of Peace” was not the only song to emerge from the Civil War era. This site provides a list and audio files of other tunes from the years surrounding the war.

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