Lerner and Loewe

Lerner and Loewe

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Lerner and Loewe are the duo of lyricist and librettist Alan Jay Lerner and composer Frederick Loewe, known primarily for the music and lyrics of some of Broadway's most successful musical shows, including My Fair Lady, Camelot, and Brigadoon. Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe, more commonly known as Fritz, met in 1942 at the Lambs Club in New York City where, according to Loewe, he mistakenly took a wrong turn to the men's room and walked past Lerner's table. Having recognized him, he asked if Lerner wrote lyrics and Lerner confirmed Loewe's question. Lerner claimed to be the more dominant one of partnership, which is supported by interviews with their close friends, saying that he would throw out the first two melodies that Loewe would write to any song even if they were both perfectshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • Frac Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 613498258X
  • 9786134982580