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The melody lingers on : the great songwriters and their movie musicals / Roy Hemming.

Hemming, Roy. (Author).
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J.N. Desmarais Library PN 1995.9 M86 H4 1986 30007008922014 Circulation (3rd floor) Available -

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  • ISBN: 0937858579 :
  • ISBN: 9780937858578
  • Physical Description: xi, 388 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Newmarket Press, c1986.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 376-379) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Harold Arlen -- Irving Berlin -- George Gershwin -- Jerome Kern -- Jimmy McHugh -- Cole Porter -- Ralph Rainger -- Richard Rodgers -- Harry Warren -- Richard Whiting -- And not to be forgotten: Nacio Herb Brown, Hoagy Carmichael, Frank Loesser, Arthur Schwartz, Jule Styne, James Van Heusen.
Summary, etc.: Lavishly illustrated with 162 photos, this book covers 16 songwriters: Arlen, Berlin, Gershwin, Kern, McHugh, Porter, Rainger, Rodgers, Warren, Whiting, Brown, Carmichael, Loesser, Schwartz, Styne, and Van Heusen. Includes complete listings of over 800 movies and 200 songs.
Subject: Musical films > United States > History and criticism.
Motion picture music > United States > History and criticism.

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