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Despite the fact that he has created an extraordinary
number of classic songs (some often mistaken for folk
songs), Harold Arlen, unlike his songs, needs an
introduction.

Harold Arlen was born in Buffalo on February 15, 1905. His
father was a cantor and provided his earliest musical
experiences. At seven he sang in his father's choir; two
years later he began piano lessons, working his way up to
the more secular Etudes of Chopin. But then at the age of
twelve, he discovered jazz - Chopin's loss, our gain.
Before long the cantor's More...


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Wonderful to be reminded | Reviewer: Anonymous
    ------ About the song It's Only A Paper Moon performed by Harold Arlen

Thanks, you kind people, for helping me remember not only the lyric but the fact that this great little jazz standard was a creation by the wonderful pen of Harold Arlen and the genius of the late Kip Yarburg!
I needed an attitude adjustment today, and this put me in a better frame of mind.



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