My Name is Ben Hall

Title : My Name is Ben Hall

Composer : Words distilled by John Manifold from A B Paterson's Old Bush Songs and set to a varsovienna. Manifold (1915-85) was born into the

Composer : squattocracy but time spent in England during the rise of fascism made him a 'partisan for peace'. Returning to post-war Australia his

Composer : was involved in ‘subversive acts’ including writing poetry, collecting ballads and folklore, singing, and making musical instruments.

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