This is an improved version of the Golden Age of Scouting classic marching song, “On My Honor as a Scout” performed by the Mitchell Boys Choir in the 1954 Hollywood spectacular, “Jamboree.”Continue reading “Sing-a-long lyrics added to On My Honor as a Scout march”
Here’s a beautiful song available again for the first time in decades.
“On My Honor as a Scout”(click to see a video published on YouTube) is the Main Title for the Hollywood documentary made of the 1953 Boy Scout Jamboree at Irvine Ranch, California. It was so close to Hollywood they got all the stars and bigshots to attend like Jimmy Stewart, Bob Hope, Jane Powell and President Ike Eisenhower (via film)!
Here’s the industry’s AFI Film Catalog page.
AND HERE’S THE SHEET MUSIC FOR PIANO AND VOICE:
This is a piano reduction of one of my favorite cub scout tunes, the Webelos On Parade march, featured on the classic “Akela – Cub Scout Record Album” of the 1950s and 1960s.
Here it is on a YouTube channel video with “sing-a-long” lyrics
and here are PDFs of the sheet music in a few formats
Take a break from the stress and aggravation of socially conscious Cub Scouting and enjoy whittling a simple block of wood into a car with your son!
Here’s some music to cheer the racers to victory: