Ô Canada (Lavallée, Calixa)

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Performances

Naxos

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Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection, and are also included in the Mondrup Recorder Collection.
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Kwtc (2008/8/2)

Language French
Publisher. Info. Québec: A. Lavigne, n.d.(1880)
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Misc. Notes Original score, French lyrics only. AMICUS 5281119.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Mixed Chorus and Orchestra (Hudson)

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12 more: Clarinet 1, Trumpet 1 (B♭) • Clarinet 2, Trumpet 2 (B♭) • Alto Saxophone (E♭) • Bass Clarinet (B♭) • Horn 1, English Horn (F) • Horn 2 (F) • Baritone Saxophone (E♭) • Violins I, Oboe, Flute • Violins II • Violas • Cellos, Trombone. Bassoon • Basses, Tuba

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Arranger George Alford Grant-Schaefer (1872-1939)
Robert A. Hudson, orchestrator
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Pg.saganski (2017/4/29)

Arranger P.G. Saganski (b. 1984)
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Misc. Notes Happy 150th Birthday Canada
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For Mixed Chorus and Organ (Richardson)

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Arranger Thomas Bedford Richardson (1867-1940)
Language English / French
Publisher. Info. Winnipeg & Toronto: Whaley, Royce & Co. Limited, 1906. Plate 1154-6.
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Misc. Notes SATB chorus and organ
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For Mixed Chorus and Piano (Grant-Schaefer)

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Arranger George Alford Grant-Schaefer (1872-1939), piano accompaniment
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Language English / French
Publisher. Info. Calgary: Andrew Hawryluk
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Misc. Notes Source - Montreal: Delmar Music, 1908.
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For Mixed Chorus and Piano (Ham)

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Fynnjamin (2017/3/31)

Arranger Albert William Ham (1858-1940)
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Novello & Company, Ltd., n.d. Plate 13793.
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Misc. Notes Text here attributed to Lawrence Buchan, but in fact it is the version by his brother Ewing Buchan.
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For Mixed Chorus and Piano (Broome)

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Arranger Edward Broome (1868-1932)
Language English
Publisher. Info. Toronto: The Anglo-Canadian Music Publishers' Association, 1910.
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Misc. Notes Text by Mercy E. Powell McCulloch.
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For Mixed Chorus and Keyboard (Silvester)

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Arranger Frederick C. Silvester (1901–1966)
Language English / French
Publisher. Info. Catholic Book of Worship III
Ottawa: Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops, 1994.
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Misc. Notes Uses the pre-2018 English text “in all thy sons command”.
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For Mixed Chorus (Richardson)

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Arranger Thomas Bedford Richardson (1867-1940)
Publisher. Info. Winnipeg & Toronto: Whaley, Royce & Co. Limited, 1906. Plate 1150-6.
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Misc. Notes SSAATTBB chorus, with piano for rehearsal only.
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For 2 Voices and Piano (Broome)

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Arranger Edward Broome (1868-1932)
Language English
Publisher. Info. Toronto: The Anglo-Canadian Music Publishers' Association, n.d.
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Misc. Notes Text by Mercy E. Powell McCulloch.
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For Voice and Piano (Marks)

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Arranger J. Christopher Marks
Language English / French
Publisher. Info. Toronto: Whaley, Royce & Co. Limited, 1914. Plate 1535-4.
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Misc. Notes English text by Augustus Bridle
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For Voice and Piano (James)

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Arranger Emerson James
Language French / English
Publisher. Info. Toronto: The Hawkes & Harris Music Co., 1914. Plate 16, 17.
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Misc. Notes Co-issue: London: The Frederick Harris Company
English text by Ed. Teschemacher.
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For Piano (Gouin)

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Pierre Gouin (2012/6/26)

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Publisher. Info. Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2005
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Misc. Notes With French lyrics. Could be used for accompaniment.
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For 4 Recorders (Tennent)

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General Information

Work Title Ô Canada
Alternative. Title O Canada
Composer Lavallée, Calixa
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICL 3
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 national anthem
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1880
First Publication. 1880
Librettist French: Adolphe Basile Routhier (1839-1920)
English: Robert Stanley Weir (1856-1926)
English (alternate): Ewing Buchan
English (alternate): Mercy E. Powell McCulloch
English (alternate): Augustus Bridle
English (alternate): Ed. Teschemacher
Language French, English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation mixed chorus (SATB), orchestra
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information Canada's national anthem. An English translation appeared only in 1906. A distinct English text was proposed in 1908 by Robert Stanley Weir. This text, which was slightly altered in 1927, 1980, and 2018, is the one used today in English Canada.