1. List: Music resources theme - Australian Patriotic music - Federation of Australia
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    On 1 January 1901, the separate Australian colonies joined together to become a single nation. A wealth of music was created for the official ceremonies celebrating this important event.
    View some of the celebratory and patriotic music inspired by Australia's Federation here. Curated by National Library of Australia staff.

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  1. A nation's birth : grand march / H.C. Savage
    Savage, H. C
    [ Printed music : 1901 ]
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    At 3 libraries
    A nation's birth : grand march / H.C. Savage
  2. Sons of Britannia : a Federation song / words & melody composed by John H. Nicholson ; harmonized & arranged by S.G. Benson
    Nicholson, John H. (John Henry), 1838-1923
    [ Printed music, Book : 1890-1999 ]
    Languages: English;No linguistic content, [1 other]
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    At 3 libraries
    Sons of Britannia : a Federation song / words & melody composed by John H. Nicholson ; harmonized & arranged by S.G. Benson
  3. Federation waltz / composed by Laura Landseer
    Landseer, Laura
    [ Printed music : 1891-1900 ]
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    Federation waltz / composed by Laura Landseer
  4. The star of Australia : a Federation song (May 1899) with harmonised refrain / the words by W. H. Dawson ; the music by John C. Burn
    Burn, John C
    [ Printed music : 1899-1999 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content;English, [1 other]
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    At 2 libraries
    The star of Australia : a Federation song (May 1899) with harmonised refrain / the words by W. H. Dawson ; the music by John C. Burn
  5. The star of Australia / words by W.H. Dawson ; music by John G. Burn
    Burn, John G
    [ Printed music : 1899 ]
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    At LINC Tas: SLT & TAHO
  6. State School Fete, Exhibition Building : maypole dance, also forming squads for flower song and dance
    [ Photograph : 1901 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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    At National Library
    State School Fete, Exhibition Building : maypole dance, also forming squads for flower song and dance
  7. Australia for ever : a federation song dedicated to the Australian Natives Association / words and music by Henry F. Rix
    Rix, Henry F
    [ Printed music : 1910-1920 ]
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    At 3 libraries
    Australia for ever : a federation song dedicated to the Australian Natives Association / words and music by Henry F. Rix
  8. Australia, grand march : in commemoration of the Federation 1901 / by Ezra Read
    Read, Ezra, 1862-1922
    [ Printed music : 1901 ]
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    Australia, grand march : in commemoration of the Federation 1901 / by Ezra Read
  9. Australia's cherished dream : a song of the Commonwealth / words by Marion Miller ; music by Joseph Gillott
    Gillott, Joseph
    [ Printed music : 1901 ]
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    At National Library
    Australia's cherished dream : a song of the Commonwealth / words by Marion Miller ; music by Joseph Gillott
  10. Australian unity : a Federal song / words by George Essex Evans ; music by J. Donaldson
    Donaldson, J
    [ Printed music : 1920-1929 ]
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    Australian unity : a Federal song / words by George Essex Evans ; music by J. Donaldson
  11. God bless our Commonwealth : song / words and music by E.A. Muscio ; revised by G. De Cairos Rego
    Muscio, E. A
    [ Printed music : 1901 ]
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    God bless our Commonwealth : song / words and music by E.A. Muscio ; revised by G. De Cairos Rego
  12. The Commonwealth waltz / composed by Leila Ruth Rowland
    Rowland, Leila Ruth, 1879-1958
    [ Printed music : 1917 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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    The Commonwealth waltz / composed by Leila Ruth Rowland
  13. Duke of York celebrations, Sydney
    George Rose (Firm)
    [ Photograph : 1901 ]
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    Duke of York celebrations, Sydney
  14. The federal march / by Iva Plunkett
    Plunkett, Iva
    [ Printed music : 1902 ]
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    The federal march / by Iva Plunkett
  15. Alpen, Hugo (1842-1917)
    composer; instrumentalist; music teacher; singer; musician
  16. NEW MUSIC.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 22 December 1900 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Miss Nao Th[?]kstone has composed "The Federation Waltz," dedicated to Mr. Edmund Barton, Q.C. The opening of this waltz is unusually pretty, in a dr ... 241 words
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