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The meeting of the east & the west [music] / [words by] Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell ; music [by] Isaac Nathan ; ed., arr. and orch. [by] Richard Divall
Bib ID 3702561
Format MusicMusic, ManuscriptManuscript, OnlineOnline
Author
Nathan, Isaac, 1790-1864
 
Online Versions
Description c2000 
1 ms. score ([3] leaves) ; 43 cm. 
Series

Divall, Richard, 1945-2017. Richard Divall collection of music scores.

Notes

For voice and orchestra.

Caption title.

Song and poem were composed to celebrate to arrival in Australia of mail steamers from Suez and San Francisco, and in anticipation of the telegraph cable.

"Original is in the Mitchell Library - Papers of Sir thomas Livingstone Mitchell - State Library of NSW. A295-2 Vol vii with extra lines of poetry. Final page missing & obviously part of a collection as p. 2 of the music is numbered page 8"--Leaf 3.

Part of the Richard Divall collection of music scores.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-176904711

Subjects Mitchell, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1855 -- Musical settings.  |  Songs with orchestra.  |  Mail steamers -- Australia -- History -- Songs and music.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Mitchell, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1855  |  Divall, Richard, 1945-2017  |  Divall, Richard, 1945-2017
Also Titled

Meeting of the east and the west

Terms of Use Copyright A.P.R.A. 2000. 

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