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Sailing, Sailing (Over the Bounding Main)

Composer
Godfrey Marks
Year of composition
1880
Arranger
Lyricist
Godfrey Marks
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Classical music and Folk music
Instrumentation
String quartet
Instrumental parts
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Sailing, Sailing (Over the Bounding Main) is one of the best known popular songs on a sea theme. Written in 1880 by Godfey Marks (pseudonym of James Frederick Swift, 1847?-1918?), this arrangement is yet another for the Navy Birthday Ball at the Naval Air Facility, El Centro, CA, for October 2007.

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