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Song of a nation : the extraordinary life and times of Calixa Lavallée, the man who wrote O Canada

Author: Robert Harris
Publisher: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This biography documents the amazing and controversial short life of Calixa Lavallée - the composer of "O Canada" - and the tumult of 19th-century North America. He was a composer, a performer, an entrepreneur, and an educator; played pop and classical music; and appeared in his quasi-colonial society, tragically, just ahead of his time."--
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Song of a nation.:
Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 2018.
(CaOONL)20189005777
Named Person: Calixa Lavallée; Calixa Lavallée
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Harris
ISBN: 9780771050930 0771050933
OCLC Number: 1035256410
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Robert Harris.

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"This biography documents the amazing and controversial short life of Calixa Lavallée - the composer of "O Canada" - and the tumult of 19th-century North America. He was a composer, a performer, an entrepreneur, and an educator; played pop and classical music; and appeared in his quasi-colonial society, tragically, just ahead of his time."--

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