This short song in 3/4 time expresses the emotion and thoughts that I imagine Francis Scott Key might have seeing Ole Glory today in the midst of the world we live in. The mood is patriotic, using piano, cello and strings to set the tone.
“Freedom To Hold Onto”
There’s a beacon of light that’s shining tonight from the battle With a true ray of hope that shines through the night for us all In the wind it moves like the waves we crossed to get here And its colors all shown as a tribute to those who would fall
So tonight I’m praying for Freedom that I can hold on to And I’m praying that Freedom will hold firm for me and you The fight rages on to this day. Are we giving our freedom away?
So tonight I’m praying for Freedom that I can hold on to