The plot concerns con man Harold Hill, who poses as a boys' band organizer and leader and sells band instruments and uniforms to naive Midwestern townsfolk, promising to train the members of the new band. Harold is no musician, however, and plans to skip town without giving any music lessons
The Music Man (album). The arrangements (all by Giuffre) swing, the beauty and joy of the melodies are brought out, and the leader is in top form Track listing. Iowa Stubborn" - 3:57. Goodnight My Someone" - 2:45. Seventy-Six Trombones" - 3:06. Marian the Librarian"- 2:40. My White Knight" - 3:31. The Wells Fargo Wagon" - 4:02.
Listen free to Jimmy Giuffre – The Jimmy Giuffre Clarinet, The Music Man (So Low, Deep Purple and more). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last. James Peter Giuffre (April 26, 1921 – April 24, 2008) was an American jazz composer, arranger and saxophone and clarinet player. He is notable for his development of forms of jazz which allowed for free interplay between the musicians, anticipating forms of free improvisation. Born in Dallas, Texas, Giuffre (pronounced "Joo-fray") was a graduate of Dallas Technical High School and North Texas State Teachers College (now the University of North Texas).
Album · 1957 · 11 Songs. The Music Man Jimmy Giuffre. Listen on Apple Music.
The plot concerns con man Harold Hill, who poses as a boys' band organizer and leader and sells band instruments and uniforms to the naive Iowa townsfolk, promising to train the members of the new band. But Harold is no musician and plans to skip town without giving any music lessons. Prim librarian and piano teacher Marian sees through him, but when Harold helps her younger brother overcome his lisp and social awkwardness, Marian begins to fall in love. The Music Man (album), a 1959 jazz album by Jimmy Guiffre featuring tunes from the above musical. The Music Man (1962 film), a feature film adaptation. The Music Man (2003 film), a television film remake.
Join the largest film music community on the web! Vote on soundtracks. Transmit corrections. Manage soundtrack collection. The CD concludes with a rare 1962 promotional interview with Shirley Jones, co-star of the film version of 'The Music Man', followed by Jones' interpretation of 'Being In Love', the song Willson wrote especially for the film to replace 'My White Knight'
The cast recording of The Music Man won the first Grammy Award given for best cast album. Also remembered for playing a regular character on the Burns and Allen radio program, musical director for numerous radio shows and his work on films. He received Academy Awards nominations for writing the music for Charlie Chaplin's The Great Dictator (1940) and William Wyler's The Little Foxes (1941). Many of his songs have become standards, including Till There Was You a hit for the Beatles in 1963.
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