Hail to the Chief (Ebenezer Prout)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2020-02-03). Score information: A4, 12 pages, 146 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
First published: 1879 in Novello's Part-Song Book (2nd series), Vol. 12, no. 357
Description: Composed for the reopening of Alexandra Palace on May 10 1877, originally with orchestral accompaniment.The lyrics are from the Boat song (vv.1-2 & 4) of Sir Walter Scott's Lady of the lake.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Hail to the Chief.