Jay Livingston (1915-2001)

Jay Livingston (1915-2001)

Het is vandaag ook al twintig jaar geleden dat de Amerikaanse componist Jay Livingston (rechts op bovenstaande foto) is overleden. He is best known as half of a songwriting duo with Ray Evans (links) that specialized in songs composed for films. Livingston wrote the music and Evans the lyrics. De dame in het midden is actrice Jane Russell die hen in 1948 de oscar overhandigde for the song “Buttons and Bows”, written for the movie The Paleface.

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Ray Evans (1915-2007)

Ray Evans (1915-2007)

Het is vandaag tien jaar geleden dat de Amerikaanse liedjesschrijver Ray Evans (links op bovenstaande foto) is overleden. He is best known as half of a songwriting duo with Jay Livingston (rechts) that specialized in songs composed for films. Livingston wrote the music and Evans the lyrics. De dame in het midden is actrice Jane Russell die hen in 1948 de oscar overhandigde for the song “Buttons and Bows”, written for the movie The Paleface.
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