Oscar Hammerstein II
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1895-07-12
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Oscar Hammerstein II Oscar Hammerstein II Oscar Hammerstein II Oscar Hammerstein II

Biography

Oscar Greeley Clendenning Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was an American librettist, theatrical producer, and (usually uncredited) theatre director of musicals for almost forty years. Hammerstein won eight Tony Awards and two Academy Awards for Best Original ...

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Biography

Oscar Greeley Clendenning Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was an American librettist, theatrical producer, and (usually uncredited) theatre director of musicals for almost forty years. Hammerstein won eight Tony Awards and two Academy Awards for Best Original Song. Many of his songs are standard repertoire for singers and jazz musicians. He co-wrote 850 songs. Hammerstein was the lyricist and playwright in his partnerships; his collaborators wrote the music. Hammerstein collaborated with composers Jerome Kern, Vincent Youmans, Rudolf Friml, Richard A. Whiting and Sigmund Romberg; but his most famous collaborations, by far, were with Richard Rodgers, and included The Sound of Music.

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Paul Robeson
Ol’ Man River, Showboat
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Ol’ Man River, Showboat Ol’ Man River, Showboat Ol’ Man River, Showboat Ol’ Man River, Showboat
Ezio Pinza
Some Enchanted Evening, South Pacific
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Some Enchanted Evening, South Pacific Some Enchanted Evening, South Pacific Some Enchanted Evening, South Pacific Some Enchanted Evening, South Pacific
Only Boys Aloud
You’ll Never Walk Alone
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You’ll Never Walk Alone You’ll Never Walk Alone You’ll Never Walk Alone You’ll Never Walk Alone
John Wilson Orchestra
You'll Never Walk Alone
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You'll Never Walk Alone You'll Never Walk Alone You'll Never Walk Alone You'll Never Walk Alone
Wilheminia Fernandez / Sharon Benson, Oscar Hammerstein II, Clive Rowe, Georges Bizet, Wendy Brown, Danny John-Jules & Carolyn Sebron
Whizzin away along the track (from Carmen Jones)
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Whizzin away along the track (from Carmen Jones) Whizzin away along the track (from Carmen Jones) Whizzin away along the track (from Carmen Jones) Whizzin away along the track (from Carmen Jones)
Richard Rodgers
It might as well be spring - from State Fair
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It might as well be spring - from State Fair It might as well be spring - from State Fair It might as well be spring - from State Fair It might as well be spring - from State Fair
Howard Keel
Why Do I Love You?
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Why Do I Love You? Why Do I Love You? Why Do I Love You? Why Do I Love You?
Jerome Kern
Make Believe
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Make Believe Make Believe Make Believe Make Believe
Howard Keel
Where's the Mate For Me?
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Where's the Mate For Me? Where's the Mate For Me? Where's the Mate For Me? Where's the Mate For Me?
Jerome Kern
Cotton Blossom
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Cotton Blossom Cotton Blossom Cotton Blossom Cotton Blossom
Alan Freed
Pink Panther (Main Theme)
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Pink Panther (Main Theme) Pink Panther (Main Theme) Pink Panther (Main Theme) Pink Panther (Main Theme)
Richard Rodgers
Edelweiss (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II)
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Edelweiss (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) Edelweiss (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) Edelweiss (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) Edelweiss (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II)
Richard Rodgers
You've Got to Be Taught (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II)
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You've Got to Be Taught (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) You've Got to Be Taught (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) You've Got to Be Taught (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) You've Got to Be Taught (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II)
Richard Rodgers
Bali Ha'i (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II)
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Bali Ha'i (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) Bali Ha'i (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) Bali Ha'i (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) Bali Ha'i (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II)
Jerome Kern
Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II)
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Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II) Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man (feat. Oscar Hammerstein II)
Oscar Hammerstein II
SHOWBOAT - Musical: Overture
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SHOWBOAT - Musical: Overture SHOWBOAT - Musical: Overture SHOWBOAT - Musical: Overture SHOWBOAT - Musical: Overture
The Cockettes
Can't Help Lovin' dat Man of Mine
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Can't Help Lovin' dat Man of Mine Can't Help Lovin' dat Man of Mine Can't Help Lovin' dat Man of Mine Can't Help Lovin' dat Man of Mine
Oscar Hammerstein II
I'll Take Romance
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I'll Take Romance I'll Take Romance I'll Take Romance I'll Take Romance
Oscar Hammerstein II
Lover Come Back
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Lover Come Back Lover Come Back Lover Come Back Lover Come Back
Richard Rodgers
There Is Nothin' Like a Dame
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There Is Nothin' Like a Dame There Is Nothin' Like a Dame There Is Nothin' Like a Dame There Is Nothin' Like a Dame
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Biography

Oscar Greeley Clendenning Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was an American librettist, theatrical producer, and (usually uncredited) theatre director of musicals for almost forty years. Hammerstein won eight Tony Awards and two Academy Awards for Best Original Song. Many of his songs are standard repertoire for singers and jazz musicians. He co-wrote 850 songs. Hammerstein was the lyricist and playwright in his partnerships; his collaborators wrote the music. Hammerstein collaborated with composers Jerome Kern, Vincent Youmans, Rudolf Friml, Richard A. Whiting and Sigmund Romberg; but his most famous collaborations, by far, were with Richard Rodgers, and included The Sound of Music.

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