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American Popular Song Lyricists: Oral Histories, 1920s–1960s - download pdf or read online

By Michael Whorf

ISBN-10: 0786465387

ISBN-13: 9780786465385

during this quantity (a significant other to American renowned music Composers), 39 top American lyricists from the Tin Pan Alley, Hollywood and Broadway of the Twenties to the Sixties speak about their careers and percentage the tales of constructing the various so much loved songs in American track. Interviewed for radio within the Nineteen Seventies, they contain such writing groups as Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne, Betty Comden and Adolph eco-friendly, and Jay Livingston and Ray Evans, and such participants as Harold Adamson, E.Y. Harburg, Gus Kahn, Leo Robin and Paul Francis Webster. pictures and infrequent sheet song reproductions accompany the interviews.

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