Just found this this, it’s about my great grandfather.
ABC Newcastle (Newcastle)
Day Shift – 14/08/2007 – 02:10 PM
Presenter: Carol Duncan
Newcastle University Archivist Gionni Di Gravio discusses the life and musical compositions of Alexander Galloway, a Novocastrian composer who penned hundreds of songs over a seven year period including A Song for Newcastle and Sailing on to Dreamland (The Song of Beautiful Lake Macquarie). Newly digitised and restored recordings of both compositions will be featured on the show. We sincerely thank Mrs Pauline Black, (Grand-daughter of Alexander Galloway) for permission to reproduce Alexander Galloway’s personal papers, photographs and clippings for this website.
Interviewees: Gionni Di Gravio, Archivist, Newcastle University
Recently a donor deposited a 78-rpm record containing the songs Song for Newcastle and Sailing on to Dreamland (The Song of Beautiful Lake Macquarie) for inclusion into the University’s archival collections.
Both songs were composed by Alexander Galloway and sung…
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