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John Philip Sousa - March King - U.S. Patriot

Special Section Featuring Several Of John Philip Sousa's Most Famous Marches
Stars And Stripes Forever, The Liberty Bell March, (aka Monty Python Theme),
Semper Fidelis, The Boys Scouts Of America March, & More
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The Breeze And I

Lyric by Al Stillman. 
Music by Ernesto Lecuona
Publication: Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, RCA Building, Radio City, NY (1919)
A gem of a song, still often performed today in tango or bossa nova style
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Dream On

Music by Victor Herbert, Lyrics by G.B. DeSylva (1922)
I fell in love with this gorgeous Indian lullabye the minute I played it.
Victor Herbert certainly had a magical touch with melody. What a genius he was!
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None But The Lonely Heart

Music by P. Tschaikovsky, Original German & New English Lyrics
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Ida, Sweet As Apple Cider

Music by Eddie Munson 
Words by Eddie Leonard
Publication: Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, RCA Building, Radio City, NY (1903)
Another snappy Tin Pan Alley classic, originally from a show called "Roly Boly Eyes"
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Dreamy Melody

Words and Music by Ted Koehler, Frank Magine, C. Naset
Publication: New York: Jerome H. Remick & Co., (1922)
Most Popular recording made by Art Landry And His Orchestra, but
other orchestras and musicians and singers recorded it too since the melody 
was so pretty and haunting
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Chicken Reel

Composer: Joseph M. Daly
Publication: Daly Music Publisher, Boston (1910)
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When Stars Are In The Quiet Skies

Music by Charles Ives (1891) 
Poem: George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton (1838) 
An evocative art song
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So Long Oo-Long
(How Long You Gonna Be Gone?)

Written By Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby (1920)
Another take off on Madame Butterfly, this time
by the team that brought you several of the Marx Bros.
famous songs
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Just We Two

Publication: New York: Jos. W. Stern & Co., 34 East 21st St., (1920)
Pretty waltz song - one of my favorites on the entire site :)
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