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By Meredith Willson

ISBN-10: 0816667691

ISBN-13: 9780816667697

And There I Stood with My Piccolo, initially released in 1948, is a zesty and colourful memoir of composer Meredith Willson’s early years—from becoming up in Mason urban, Iowa, to taking part in the flute with John Philip Sousa’s band and the recent York Philharmonic Orchestra, to a profitable occupation in composing for radio and movies in Hollywood. It used to be obvious to everybody, other than possibly Willson himself, that he used to be on his method to anything big.

Lighthearted and encouraging, it really is no shock Willson’s stories stuck the eye of well known Broadway manufacturers. In 1957, simply 9 years after the e-book of this publication, The track Man grew to become a Broadway sensation, successful 5 Tony Awards, together with most sensible Musical. Meredith Willson’s musical comedy is to this present day arguably the main produced and cherished musical in American culture.

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