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Roger Wolfe Kahn (1907–1962)

Roger Wolfe Kahn was born in Morristown, New Jersey on 19 October 1907. He was the son of German banker and financier Otto Kahn, who immigrated to the United States in the late 1800s. Rather than go into his fathers line of work, he became a musician and learned to play several instruments. He formed his own orchestra at an early age, and because ... See full bio »

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 2010 Sir John Dankworth at the BBC (TV Movie) (writer: "Crazy Rhythm")
 2007 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Les Paul: Chasing Sound (2007) ... (writer: "Crazy Rhythm")
 1994 Bullets Over Broadway (music: "Crazy Rhythm") / (performer: "Crazy Rhythm")
 1989 Crimes and Misdemeanors (music: "Crazy Rhythm" (1928) - as R. Wolfe Kahn)
 1979 Bassie en Adriaan en de diamant (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- De grootste diamant ter wereld (1979) ... (writer: "Crazy Rhythm")
 1977 All You Need Is Love (TV Series documentary) (music - 1 episode)
- Always Chasing Rainbows: Tin Pan Alley (1977) ... (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1973 The Age of Ballyhoo (Video documentary) (music: "Crazy Rhythm")
 1967 The Dean Martin Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.25 (1967) ... (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1957 The Nat King Cole Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (1957) ... (music: "Crazy Rhythm")
 1955 Pizzicato Pussycat (Short) (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1952 The Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.25 (1952) ... (music: "Crazy Rhythm")
 1950 Tea for Two (music: "Crazy Rhythm")
 1948 Embraceable You (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1948 You Were Meant for Me (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1942 Casablanca (music: "Crazy Rhythm" (1928) - uncredited)
 1941 The Bride Came C.O.D. (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1939 Vincent Lopez and His Orchestra (Short) (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1939 Dave Apollon and His Club Casanova Orchestra (Short) (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1939 Sundae Serenade (Short) (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1932 The Yacht Party (Short) (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1929 Headin' South (Short) (music: "Imagination")
 1929 Why Be Good? (music: "Crazy Rhythm" - uncredited)
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Stage Play: Here's Howe. Musical comedy. Music by Roger Wolfe Kahn and Joseph Meyer. Book by Fred Thompson and Paul Girard Smith. Lyrics by Irving Caesar. Musical Director: Paul Lannin. Choreographed by Sammy Lee. Broadhurst Theatre: 1 May 1928- 30 Jun 1928 (71 performances). Cast: Ingrid Aakesson, Florence Allen, Nitza Andre, Ben Bernie, ... See more »

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