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 1962

Freeman, Larry / Dr.
Burton, Jack
The blue book of tin pan alley
A human interest encyclopedia of American popular music
1950-1965 supplement by Dr. Larry Freeman
By Jack Burton
Vol. II: 1910-1950
Watkins Glen, N.Y.: Century House, 1962, 528 p.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Ager, Milton (b. 1893 d. 1979)   composer, songwriter
  Ahlert, Fred E. (b. 1892 d. 1953)   cast, composer
  Akst, Harry (b. 1894 d. 1963)   composer, lyricist
  Alter, Louis (b. 1902 d. 1980)   composer
  Arlen, Harold (b. 1905 d. 1986)   cast, composer
  Baer, Abel (b. 1893 d. 1976)   composer, lyricist
  Benjamin, Bennie (b. 1907)   composer, lyricist
  Berlin, Irving (b. 1888 d. 1989)   cast, composer
  Bernstein, Leonard (b. 1918 d. 1990)   composer, conductor
  Bock, Jerry (Lewis) (b. 1928)   composer, librettist
  Brooks, Shelton (b. 1886 d. 1975)   cast, composer
  Brown, Nacio Herb (b. 1896 d. 1964)   composer, lyricist
  Burke, Joseph A. (b. 1884 d. 1950)   piano, composer
  Carmichael, Hoagy [Hoagland Howard] (b. 1899 d. 1981)   composer, cornet
  Conrad, Con (b. 1891 d. 1938)   composer, director
  Coots, John Frederick (b. 1897 d. 1985)   piano, composer
  De Rose, Peter (b. 1900 d. 1953)   composer
  Donaldson, Walter (b. 1893 d. 1947)   composer, lyricist
  Duke, Vernon (b. 1903 d. 1969)   composer, lyricist
  Ellington (b. 1899 d. 1974)   composer, direttore d'orchestra
  Fain, Sammy (b. 1902 d. 1989)   author, cast
  Fio Rito, Ted (b. 1900 d. 1971)   composer, lyricist
  Friend, Cliff (b. 1893 d. 1974)   composer, lyricist
  Friml, Rudolf [Charles Rudolph] (b. 1879 d. 1972)   composer, librettist
  Gershwin, George (b. 1898)   author, cast
  Gleason, Jackie [Herbert John] (b. 1916 d. 1987)   cast, comedian
  Gorney, Jay (b. 1896 d. 1990)   composer, librettist
  Handy, W.C. [William Christopher] (b. 1873 d. 1958)   additional Music, cast
  Henderson, Ray (b. 1896 d. 1970)   cast, composer
  Herman, Jerry [Gerald] (b. 1933)   composer, director
  Hill, Billy [William J.] (b. 1899 d. 1940)   composer, danceband leader
  Hirsch, Louis Achille (b. 1887 d. 1924)   composer, director
  Hoffman, Al (b. 1902 d. 1960)   composer, lyricist
  Johnston, Arthur James (b. 1898 d. 1954)   composer
  Jones, Isham (b. 1894 d. 1956)   composer, lyricist
  Kern, Jerome (David) (b. 1885 d. 1945)   cast, composer
  Kramer, Alex Charles (b. 1903)   composer, lyricist
  Lane, Burton (b. 1912)   composer, lyricist
  Livingston, Jay Harold (b. 1915)   composer, lyricist
  Livingston, Jerry (b. 1909 d. 1987)   composer, lyricist
  Loesser, Frank (Henry) (b. 1910 d. 1969)   songwriter, playwright
  Loewe, Frederick (b. 1901 d. 1988)   composer, lyricist
  McHugh, Jimmy [James Francis] (b. 1894 d. 1969)   cast, composer
  Merrill, Robert (b. 1921)   baritone, bass
  Meyer, George W. (b. 1884 d. 1959)   composer of popular songs, composer
  Meyer, Joseph (b. 1894 d. 1987)   composer of popular songs, composer
  Monaco, James V. (b. 1885 d. 1945)   composer, lyricist
  Muir, Lewis F. (b. 1883 d. 1915)   composer, lyricist
  Porter, Cole (Albert) (b. 1891 d. 1964)   cast, composer
  Rainger, Ralph (b. 1901 d. 1942)   cast, composer
  Revel, Harry (b. 1905 d. 1958)   composer, lyricist
  Rodgers, Richard (Charles) (b. 1902 d. 1979)   cast, composer
  Romberg, Sigmund (b. 1887 d. 1951)   cast, composer
  Rome, Harold (Jacob) (b. 1908 d. 1993)   composer, incidental music
  Rose, Billy (b. 1899 d. 1966)   composer, director
  Ruby, Harry (b. 1895 d. 1974)   author, cast
  Schwartz, Arthur (b. 1900 d. 1984)   cast, composer
  Stept, Sam H. (b. 1897 d. 1964)   composer
  Strouse, Charles (Louis) (b. 1928)   composer, librettist
  Styne, Jule (b. 1905)   composer, director
  Tierney, Harry (Austin) (b. 1890 d. 1965)   composer, lyricist
  Tobias, Charles (b. 1898 d. 1970)   composer, lyricist
  Tobias, Harry (b. 1895)   composer, lyricist
  Van Heusen, Jimmy (b. 1913 d. 1990)   composer, lyricist
  Waller, Fats [Thomas Wright] (b. 1904 d. 1943)   cast, composer
  Warren, Harry (b. 1893 d. 1981)   songwriter
  Wayne, Mabel (b. 1898)   singer, dancer
  Wendling, Pete (b. 1888 d. 1974)   composer, piano
  Whiting, Richard A. (b. 1891 d. 1938)   composer, lyricist
  Whitney, Joan (b. 1914)   composer, lyricist
  Williams, Spencer (b. 1889 d. 1965)   composer, conductor
  Willson, Meredith (b. 1902 d. 1984)   author, composer
  Woods, Harry MacGregor (b. 1896 d. 1970)   composer
  Wrubel, Allie (b. 1905 d. 1973)   composer
  Youmans, Vincent (Millie) (b. 1898 d. 1946)   composer, musicisti

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