Composer (Music Score)/Songwriter: Born February 15, 1905 - Buffalo, NY
The Wizard of OZ.
I am researching and searching for any information on the music and stumbled on a review in the New York Times. There, scrolling down the credits I see in this mans name and the above information. As a Buffalonian all my miserable life, I found an immediate sense of pride. Checking with Tams Witmark, yes indeed Harold Arlen, wow!
Now, I wonder if his family still resides in Western New York and if they just might have...ehem.
I never knew this! I guess it's just like the old saying, "Liver and Loin says the Butcher!" < Is that right? Ha, who cares!