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This edition: The Lyrics of Johnny Mercer

Episode Details

Original tape date: December 19, 2009.

Theater historians Barry Day and Robert Kimball discuss The Complete Lyrics of Johnny Mercer, their comprehensive collection of the acclaimed lyricist's over 1200 works. Also on the show, popular cabaret singers Anna Bergman and Steve Ross perform of some of Mercer's best-known works, including "Too Marvelous for Words," "Moon River," and "Hooray for Hollywood."

Guest List

Anna Bergman Singer

Barry Day Writer

Robert Kimball Theater Historian

Steve Ross Pianist

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