[Sheet music] Tivoli annual no 38

Accession Number RC11279
Collection number Sheet Music Collection 794
Collection type Published Collection
Object type Sheet Music
Maker Various
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made c.1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

The songbook titled "Tivoli Annual No 38", is a compilation of Australian songs published during the First World War. It was published by Joe Slater Publishing Company, Sydney, and dates from about 1916. The songbook features ten songs that are drawn from a variety of genres particularly sentimental ballads, patriotic and comedy songs. The songbook also features an instrumental piece.

Included in this songbook are the following titles:
"Follow the moon";
"I wonder if you'll welcome me";
"He sleeps tonight by lonesome pine";
"I'd like to be a man like that";
"We don't want to fight: but by jingo if we do";
"Think of Father sometimes";
"Goodbye Jack";
"Somewhere in France";
"Whisper my name to Nell"
"High cost of living"