Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart

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Rodgers and Hart (1)

Rodgers & Hart biographies:

Songwriters Hall of Fame Exhibit biographies:

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Selected well-known songs by Rodgers & Hart — adapted from a more inclusive list at Wikipedia

Songs in navy blue bold are included in the page Selected songs from 1925-1934, with the underscored titles being links to individual pages. Songs in maroon bold are in the page Selected standards from 1935-1942, and each of these songs has an individual page (see index at top of this post for links).

  • 1925 – “Manhattan“, “Mountain Greenery” (from The Garrick Gaieties)
  • 1927 – “Thou Swell” (from A Connecticut Yankee)
  • 1928 – “You Took Advantage of Me” (from Present Arms)
  • 1929 – “Spring is Here (in Person)*” and “With a Song in My Heart” (from Spring Is Here) – *not the same song as in 1938’s I Married an Angel
  • 1932 – “Lover“, “Mimi”, “Isn’t It Romantic?, (from Love Me Tonight)
  • 1934 – “Blue Moon” (from Manhattan Melodrama)
  • 1935 – “Little Girl Blue“, “The Most Beautiful Girl in the World” (from Jumbo) [also “My Romance” from this show]
  • 1936 – “There’s a Small Hotel” (from On Your Toes)
  • 1937 – “Where or When“, I Wish I Were in Love Again”, “My Funny Valentine“, “Johnny One Note”, “The Lady is a Tramp” (from Babes in Arms)
  • 1938 – “This Can’t Be Love“, “Falling in Love with Love” (from The Boys from Syracuse)
  • 1938 – “Spring Is Here” ( from I Married an Angel)
  • 1939 – “I Didn’t Know What Time It Was” (from Too Many Girls (musical))
  • 1940 – “It Never Entered My Mind,” (from Higher and Higher)
  • 1940 – “Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered”, “I Could Write a Book” (from Pal Joey)
  • 1942 – “Wait Till You See Her” (from By Jupiter)
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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Dennis Mitchell
    Nov 05, 2012 @ 03:28:34

    I’m 80 years old and have been listening to this collection of songs all my life without really knowing that they were all written by the same two people. What a stroke of luck that each of them, a genius in his field, happened to fall on the other.
    Thank you for drawing it to my attention.

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