The National Anthems of the Allies/Japan

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For other English-language translations of this work, see Kimi ga Yo.

The Japanese National Anthem
English Words by
Florence Attenborough
Harmonized by
Chas. Vincent, Mus. Doc., Oxon.

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  \omit Score.BarNumber
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       a'4\! c d2
       c4(\f d) a( g)
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      \set associatedVoice = #"anthem"
      Ki4 -- mi4 -- ga4 -4 yo2 __ wa,2
      Chi4 -- yo4 mi2 __ ya4 -- chi4 -- mo4
      in4 sa4 -- za4 -- re,2
      I4 -- shi4 -- no,2
      I4 -- wa4 o4 to4 na4. -- ri8 -- te,2
      Ko4 -- ke4 no,2 Mu2 -- su2 __ ma2 -- de.2
    \new Lyrics \lyricmode {
      \set associatedVoice = #"anthem"
      May4 our4 Sov'4 -- reign4 Lord4 re4 -- main,2 
      Root4 -- ed4 for4 a4 __ thou4 -- sand4 years4 and4 
      then—4 a4 -- gain:2
      Un4 -- til4 rocks,2 vast4 and4 sol4 -- emn,4
      rise4. from8 stone—2
      Un4 -- til4 moss2 nev4 -- er4 -- more4 is4
      thick4 -- ly4 __ grown!2
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