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Get Down with the Clown – a music CD starring Larry Harmon’s Bozo the Clown

Get Down with the Clown

Get Down with the Clown – a music CD starring Larry Harmon’s Bozo the Clown

Bozo the Clown got his start in 1946 with a record from Capitol Records — and in 2003, Bozo returned to audio. In a collection of song styles including blues to parade to cowboy ballads, Bozo returns in a music collection that is a pleasant surprise. Free samples of several of the audio tracks are available from Amazon.com. I was pleasantly surprised, and recommend it to anyone with children. (more…)

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Making Music with Charlie Chaplin - an autobiography by Eric James

Making Music with Charlie Chaplin

Product Description of Making Music with Charlie Chaplin

Buy from Amazon.com Although many books have been written about Charlie Chaplin, most are the products of research gathered from second-hand sources and various archives. Eric James had the privilege of knowing and working with Chaplin as his Music Associate for more than twenty years, during which time he collaborated in the development of compositions and subsequent orchestral arrangements that became celebrated film scores (more…)

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Bound for Texas, music and lyrics by Charlie Chaplin

Bound for Texas

Bound for Texas, music and lyrics by Charlie Chaplin

Bound for Texas was written for the 1959 reissue of The Pilgrim, included in The Chaplin Revue (1959), heard during the opening of the film and during the train ride

I’m bound for Texas,
Bound for Texas,
Bound for Texas land.

To hear the moo and rattle,
Of snakes and cattle, (more…)

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Swing Little Girl, Music and Lyrics by Charlie Chaplin, written for the 1970 reissue of The Circus

Lyrics to Swing Little Girl – composed by Charlie Chaplin

Swing Little Girl, Music and Lyrics by Charlie Chaplin, written for the 1970 reissue of The Circus

Swing Little Girl,
Swing, high, to the sky,
And don’t ever look at the ground,

If you’re looking for rainbows,
Look up, to the sky,

You’ll never find Rainbows,
If you’re looking down, (more…)

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