The Wright & Forrest Songbook (22 Songs by the Creators of Kismet, Song of Norway and Grand Hotel). Composed by George Forrest and Robert Wright. For Piano/Vocal. P/V/G Composer Collection. 104 pages. Published by Scheffel Music (HL.313250).
ISBN 0634065254. 9x12 inches.
Lyricists, composers and adaptors Robert Wright and George Forrest created songs for 24 stage productions and a whopping 62 films, sung by dozens of performers, including Joan Crawford, Jeanette McDonald, Nelson Eddy and Howard Keel. Wright and Forrest received the distinguished Richard Rodgers/ASCAP Award for Outstanding Lifetime Contributions to the American Musical Theatre. This collection presents 19 of their most memorable songs, with a full list of stage, film, radio and television credits. Includes: Always and Always • And This Is My Beloved • Baubles, Bangles and Beads • The Grand Tango • Night of My Nights • Now • Shadows on the Sand • Stranger in Paradise • What You Need • Willow, Willow, Willow • and more!