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My wee koala bear / by Marian Alsop-Greene
Bib ID 6389646
Format MusicMusic, ManuscriptManuscript, OnlineOnline [notated music, volume]
Author
Alsop, Marion, composer
 
Online Versions
Description [1938] 
©1938 
1 score (3 unnumbered pages) ; 36 cm 
Notes

For voice with piano. Includes lyrics as text on title page verso.

Holograph.

A watercolour painted by the composer, dated 1938, and titled "Spring in the Australian bush," featuring a koala in a tree, is attached to the front cover.

Dedication: To Mrs. Richard Tauber.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.mus-vn6389646

English lyrics;

Source of Acquisition The item was gifted to a member of the Pearse family who worked at the Menzies Hotel where Austrian tenor Richard Tauber and his wife, actress Diana Napier, were staying during a run of performances in Melbourne. 
Subjects Children's songs.  |  Koala - Songs and music - Juvenile.  |  Australian

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