Issue Details: First known date: 1909... 1909 'The Bush' : An Original Australian Composition
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'"The Bush", a bit of verse of curious rhythm, which appeared in The Bulletin some years ago, has inspired Mr Howard Carr, the composer of "The Black Opal", to a "choric ode", which seeks to picture in music the spirit of the Australian forest.' (Source: The Lone Hand, April 1909)


  • Contains extracts of poetry.

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  • Appears in:
    y The Lone Hand vol. 4 no. 24 April 1909 Z595949 1909 periodical issue 1909 pg. 637
    Note: illus., port.
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