“O Canada!”

Author: French Words: A. B. Routhier / Music: Calixa Lavalee / English Words: Dr. R. Stanley Weir
Earliest date: 1880 (English words composed 1908)
Keywords: Canada patriotic nonballad foreignlanguage
Found in: Canada

Description

"O Canada! Terres de nos aieux...." "O Canada! Our home and native land." Both French and English versions praise the beauties and freedoms enjoyed by Canada, the "true North."

References

  1. Fowke/Mills/Blume, pp. 114-116, "O Canada!" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Silber-FSWB, p. 340, "O Canada!" (1 text)
  3. BI, FMB114