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["Advance Australia Fair" Lyrics and Sheet Music from 1928]
["Advance Australia Fair" Lyrics and Sheet Music from 1942]
[Official Australian National Anthem: "Advance Australia Fair" : Australian Government version]
["Awake Awake Australia" Lyrics and Sheet Music from "Paling's album of national and patriotic songs"]
["An Australian Hymn" Lyrics and Sheet Music (written and composed by Amicus) ~1880]
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Photograph of Peter Dodds McCormick, composer of Advance Australia Fair

Photograph of Peter Dodds McCormick, composer of Advance Australia Fair
(image scanned by Jennifer Burgess as part of her research into the composer. Image relates to the jubilee history of the Five Dock public school. Peter Dodds McCormick taught there in 1865-66.)

Creator: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds), 1834?-1916. 
Title: Advance Australia Fair [music] : patriotic song / written and composed by "Amicus".  
Date: 1879 
Published: Sydney : Reading & Co., [1879?] 
Subjects: Patriotic music -- Australia. 
National songs -- Australia. 
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano. 
Songs with piano.  
Material Type: Music 
Physical Description: 1 score (3 p.) ; 35 cm. 
Notes: "Respectfully dedicated to the sons and daughters of Australia".
"2nd edition".
"Arranged as a solo, with pianoforte accompaniment and as a four part song".
Cover title.
"Sung with great success by Mr Andrew Fairfax".
Also available in an electronic form via the Internet at http://nla.gov.au/nla.mus-an24220024
Amicus Number: 24220024 
To cite this item use: http://nla.gov.au/nla.mus-an24220024


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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: An Australian hymn arranged with symphonies /[music] :written and composed by "Amicus".
PUBLISHER: Sydney :William Bullard ,[188-?]
DESCRIPT'N: 1 close score (2 p.) ; 35 cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For chorus (SATB) with piano or organ.
2) "Suitable for church & school anniversaries".
3) "Sung with great success at the Exhibition Building, Prince Alfred Park ..."
4) MUS: N, M64894.
SUBJECT: 1) Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano.
2) Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with organ.
3) National songs -- Australia.
4) Australia -- Songs and music.
5) Choral music, Australian.
6) Australian patriotic songs -- To 1899.
AMICUS NO: 7645988
ABNRID: abn90359480



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
UNIF TITLE: Advance Australia fair
TITLE: Advance Australia fair Australia's national song /[music] :written and composed by Amicus.
PUBLISHER: Sydney :W.H. Paling & Co.,[191-?]
DESCRIPT'N: 1 score (p. 1-2) ; 36 cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For voice and piano.
2) Caption title.
3) PL. no.: W.H.P. & Co. 1178.
4) From: Paling's album of national and patriotic songs
5) "Sung by the great choir of 10,000 voices at the inauguration of the Commonwealth. The first music performed by the massed bands after the naming of the Federal Capital of Australia, Canberra".
6) MUS: N, -
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) Australia -- Songs and music.
3) Australian patriotic songs -- 1900-1930
ALSOTITLED: Paling's album of national and patriotic songs.
MUSIC PUB#: W.H.P. & CO. Ltd. 1178
AMICUS NO: 8682413
ABNRID: abn92030178



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: Advance, Australia fair : [with music].
PUBLISHER: Sydney,1928.
DESCRIPT'N: 1 v.
NOTE(S): (Extract from The School magazine, published by the N.S.W. Education dept., Sept. 1928).
AMICUS NO: 8832619
ABNRID: nla08021034



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
UNIF TITLE: Awake! Awake! Australia
TITLE: Awake! Awake! Australia[music] /written and composed by Amicus.
PUBLISHER: Sydney :W.H. Paling & Co.,[191-?]
DESCRIPT'N: 1 score (p. 3-4) ; 36 cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For voice and piano.
2) Caption title.
3) Pl. no.: W.H.P. & Co. Ltd. 1178
4) From: Paling's album of national and patriotic songs.
5) MUS: N, - ; A, -
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) Australia -- Songs and music.
3) Australian patriotic songs -- 1900-1930
ALSOTITLED: Paling's album of national and patriotic songs.
MUSIC PUB#: W.H.P. & Co. Ltd.
AMICUS NO: 8682591
ABNRID: abn92030583



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: Advance Australia fair : words & music by 'Amicus'. God defend New Zealand : New Zealand's national anthem / words by Thomas Bracken ; music by John WoodsAustralia's national song /[music]
PUBLISHER: Sydney :W.H. Paling,[between 1939 and 1949]
DESCRIPT'N: 1 score [3 p.] ; 32cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For voice and piano.
2) Cover title.
3) 'Advance Austalia Fair' is in two versions: (1) as a song with piano accompaniment; (2) as a 4-part setting for mixed voices.
4) MUS: N, MUS/E88/114.
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) National songs -- New Zealand.
3) Songs, English -- Australia.
4) Songs, English -- New Zealand.
5) Popular music.
6) Australian patriotic songs -- 1931-1960.
AUTHOR(S): 1) Bracken, Thomas, 1843-1898. God defend New Zealand.
2) Woods, John. God defend New Zealand.
AMICUS NO: 5972051
ABNRID: qsl02096583



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: Advance Australia fair : words & music by 'Amicus'. God defend New Zealand : New Zealand's national anthem / words by Thomas Bracken ; music by John WoodsAustralia's national song /[music]
PUBLISHER: Sydney :W.H. Paling,[between 1939 and 1949]
DESCRIPT'N: 1 score [3 p.] ; 32cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For voice and piano.
2) Cover title.
3) 'Advance Austalia Fair' is in two versions: (1) as a song with piano accompaniment; (2) as a 4-part setting for mixed voices.
4) MUS: N, MUS/E88/114.
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) National songs -- New Zealand.
3) Songs, English -- Australia.
4) Songs, English -- New Zealand.
5) Popular music.
6) Australian patriotic songs -- 1931-1960.
AUTHOR(S): 1) Bracken, Thomas, 1843-1898. God defend New Zealand.
2) Woods, John. God defend New Zealand.
AMICUS NO: 5972051
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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: Advance Australia fair /[music]words and music by P.D. McCormick. God save the Queen / [composed by Henry Carrey
PUBLISHER: Melbourne :Allans Music Australia,c1937.
DESCRIPT'N: 1 score (3 p.) ; 32 cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For voice and piano.
2) Pl. no.: B.9468.
3) MUS: N, MUSM 89329 ; A, N/A, MUSM 89329.
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) Australian patriotic songs -- 1931-1960.
AUTHOR(S): Carey, Henry, 1687?-1743. God save the Queen.
MUSIC PUB#: B. 9468:
AMICUS NO: 6012191
ABNRID: abn88226492



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: Advance Australia fair[music] /written and composed by Amicus.
EDITION: Rev. and improved ed.
PUBLISHER: [Sydney?] :W.H. Paling & Co.,[190-?]
DESCRIPT'N: 1 score (3 p.) ; 33 cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For voice and piano, chorus (SATB)
2) Caption title.
3) Respectfully dedicated to the sons and daughters of Australia, played as a march by the military bands and sung with great success [at] patriotic celebrations ... -- Cover.
4) MUS: N, GE130301.
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts), Unaccompanied.
3) Australian patriotic songs -- 1900-1930
4) Choral music, Australian.
AMICUS NO: 6012238
ABNRID: abn88226993



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
UNIF TITLE: Advance Australia fair. Chorus score
TITLE: Advance Australia fair[music] /by P.D. McCormick (Amicus)
PUBLISHER: [Australia :s.n.,between 1901 and 1919]
DESCRIPT'N: 1 close score ([1] p.) ; 42 cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For chorus (SATB)
2) Caption title.
3) Roneo reproduction.
4) MUS: N, JAF ; A, N/A, B-T, -
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) Australia -- Songs and music.
3) Australian patriotic songs.
4) Choral music, Australian.
AMICUS NO: 6397822
ABNRID: abn89134928



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
UNIF TITLE: Advance Australia fair. Chorus score
TITLE: Advance Australia fair[music] /written and composed by "Amicus"
EDITION: New ed.
PUBLISHER: [Sydney? :P. McCormick? ,c1915]
DESCRIPT'N: 1 close score ([1] leaf) ; 15 cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For chorus (SATB)
2) Issued as a postcard.
3) "Commonwealth anthem and patriotic song".
4) "The author of this song ... is indebted to the late Professor Stuart Blackie, of Edinburgh for improvement in last verse".
5) MUS: N, A, N/A, B, C, JAF.
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) Australia -- Songs and music.
3) Australian patriotic songs -- 1900-1930
AUTHOR(S): Blackie, Stuart.
AMICUS NO: 6397900
ABNRID: abn89139633



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
UNIF TITLE: Advance Australia fair. Text.
TITLE: Advance Australia fair.
PUBLISHER: [Sydney? :J.L. Marden?,c1915]
DESCRIPT'N: [1] leaf ; 18cm.
NOTE(S): 1) Caption title.
2) Intended for use at formal occassions and has at head of caption title: Please leave on table after luncheon.
3) Has the name J.L. Marden, 19 Bridge Street, on reverse.
4) MUS: N - G, JAF.
5) Library's N - G copy has J.L. Marden handwritten on the back, copy H has been stamped.
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) Australia -- Songs and music.
3) Australian patriotic songs -- 1900-1930
AMICUS NO: 6411855
ABNRID: abn89139694



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: The four school mates : an Australian tale of misfortune and success /by P.D. McCormick ; preface by John Fraser ; introduction by Archd. Gilchrist.
PUBLISHER: Sydney :Hayes Brothers,1896.
DESCRIPT'N: xvi, 219 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
NOTE(S): For children.
CITED IN: Muir 4443
GENRE: Adventure stories, Australian.
AMICUS NO: 3921576
ABNRID: 000003921576



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: Advance Australia Fair[(Music)] / [(Music)] / by H.Carey.P.D.McCormick ; God save the Queen
PUBLISHER: Melb. :Allans Music,1937.
DESCRIPT'N: 3p.
SUBJECT: National songs -- Australia.
AUTHOR(S): Carey, Henry.
AMICUS NO: 4112480
ABNRID: xls00594052



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: Letters, [manuscript] 1913-1915
DATE: 1913-1915
DESCRIPT'N: 0.5 cm
CONTENTS: 1. Postcard, 1913 July 24, Waverley [N.S.W.] to R. B. Fuller / P. D. McCormick. -- 2. Letter, 1913 Aug. 1, Waverley [N.S.W.] to R. B. Fuller / P. D. McCormick. --3. Postcard, 1915 Sept. 23, Waverley [N.S.W.] to Copyright Office, Sydney / P. D. McCormick.
SUMMARY: Includes a letter containing an explanation of the composition of Advance Australia fair and a discussion of Australian patriotism.
NOTES: 1. Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 1347.
2. Contains typed copies, photographic negatives and photocopies.
ACCESS: Available for reference. Not for loan.
OTHER AUTH: Fuller, R. B.
SUBJECTS: 1. McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds) -- Correspondence.
2. Fuller, R. B. -- Correspondence.
3. McCormick, P. S. (Peter Dodds) Advance Australia fair.
4. Composers -- Australia -- Correspondence.
OCCUPATION: Composers



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
UNIF TITLE: Awake! Awake! Australia
TITLE: Awake! Awake! Australia[music] /written and composed by Amicus.
PUBLISHER: Sydney :W.H. Paling & Co.,[191-?]
DESCRIPT'N: 1 score (3 p.) : col. ill. ; 36 cm.
NOTE(S): 1) For voice and piano.
2) Caption title.
3) "Sung with great success by Mr. J.J. Herford" --Cover.
4) "Australia fair must lead the van with banner bright unfurled" -- Cover.
SUBJECT: 1) National songs -- Australia.
2) Australia -- Songs and music.
3) Australian patriotic songs -- 1900-1930
AMICUS NO: 10414500
ABNRID: abn93350120



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AUTHOR: McCormick, P. D. (Peter Dodds)
TITLE: {Biographical cuttings on Peter Dodds McCormick, former principal of St Mary's National School, and believed to have written 'Advance Australia Fair'}



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