And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda single work   poetry   "When I was a young man I carried a pack"
Issue Details: First known date: 1988 1988
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Alternative title: Orkes Memainkan ‘Waltzing Matilda’
First line of verse: "When I was a young man I carried a pack=Waktu muda, kemana pun ransel kubawa"
Language: English , Indonesian

Works about this Work

Songs, Poems Speak of Fresh Ordeals Neil McMahon , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25 April 2013; (p. 9) The Canberra Times , 25 April 2013; (p. 4)
The 'Deficit of Remembrance' : The Great War Revival in Australia and Ireland Dominic Bryan , 2011-2012 single work criticism
— Appears in: Exhuming Passions : The Pressure of the Past in Ireland and Australia 2012; (p. 163-186)
Bogle's 'Matilda' : A Song History Graham Dodsworth , 2008 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Folklore , November no. 23 2008; (p. 149-169)

''And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda' has been recorded many times throughout the world including recordings by world renown performers such as The Fureys, The Pogues, Joan Baez, The Clancy Brothers and The Bushwackers, as well as being translated into many different languages, including Turkish. If we allow that the volume of recorded versions of the song represent a fraction of the performers who have included it in their repertoire, then in the space of 35 years, this song has become one of the most widely performed Australian songs worldwide.' (p. 149)

Bogle's Matilda Just Waltzes on as a Lament to the Futility of War Jon Casimir , 2002 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 20-21 April 2002; (p. 4-5) The Age , 20 April 2002; (p. 4)
'Dinosaur' Still Making Giant Strides Karen Heinrich , 2002 single work column
— Appears in: Age The [newspaper issue] , 9 September 2002; (p. 3)
Bogle's 'Matilda' : A Song History Graham Dodsworth , 2008 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Folklore , November no. 23 2008; (p. 149-169)

''And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda' has been recorded many times throughout the world including recordings by world renown performers such as The Fureys, The Pogues, Joan Baez, The Clancy Brothers and The Bushwackers, as well as being translated into many different languages, including Turkish. If we allow that the volume of recorded versions of the song represent a fraction of the performers who have included it in their repertoire, then in the space of 35 years, this song has become one of the most widely performed Australian songs worldwide.' (p. 149)

The 'Deficit of Remembrance' : The Great War Revival in Australia and Ireland Dominic Bryan , 2011-2012 single work criticism
— Appears in: Exhuming Passions : The Pressure of the Past in Ireland and Australia 2012; (p. 163-186)
Songs, Poems Speak of Fresh Ordeals Neil McMahon , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25 April 2013; (p. 9) The Canberra Times , 25 April 2013; (p. 4)
Bogle's Matilda Just Waltzes on as a Lament to the Futility of War Jon Casimir , 2002 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 20-21 April 2002; (p. 4-5) The Age , 20 April 2002; (p. 4)
'Dinosaur' Still Making Giant Strides Karen Heinrich , 2002 single work column
— Appears in: Age The [newspaper issue] , 9 September 2002; (p. 3)
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