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God Defend New Zealand

for SATB choir and orchestra

Year:  2011

Year:  2011

Composer:   Anthony Ritchie

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Sample Score

Sample: pages 1-2

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Please note: Orchestral parts are not available for this arrangement.

This arrangement of God Defend New Zealand was one of the twenty national anthems arranged by Anthony Ritchie for the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand. Ritchie also conducted four of the games, and the arrangements were recorded by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and the New Zealand Choral Federation.

Original version by John Joseph Woods

Text note

Text by Thomas Bracken