[Sheet music] Famous marches: for the piano

Accession Number RC11195
Collection number Sheet Music Collection 710
Collection type Published Collection
Measurement Overall: 30.1 cm x 24 cm
Object type Sheet Music
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made c. 1943
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

This album of music titled 'Famous marches: for the piano' was published by W H Paling about 1943. It features a colour photograph of Australian soldiers marching on the front cover. The album is numbered 19 in a series published by W H Paling Pty Limited, and contains piano arrangements of eighteen marches by composers from Beethoven to Sousa. This copy sold for 5/-.

The contents include:
'American Patrol';
'Boys of the Dardanelles';
'Bridal march (Lohengrin)';
'Changing the guard';
'Dead march in Saul';
'Funeral march';
'Funeral march';
'Grant's grand march';
'Hilo march';
'Invercargill march';
'Liberty bell march';
'Manhattan beach';
'Marche aux flambeaux';
'March in Scipio';
'Our director';
'Repasz band';
'Turkish patrol';
'Wedding march'.