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Buddy Kaye (1918–2002)

Hit songwriter and lyricist ("Till the End of Time", "Full Moon and Empty Arms"), author, musician and publisher who began his career as a saxophonist aboard ships and at summer hotels. He made a number of recordings with his own quintet, and wrote special material for The Mills Brothers, Ted Lewis, and The McGuire Sisters. He wrote "Till the End ... See full bio »

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 1989 Cold Justice (composer: song "Speedy Gonzales")
 1985 The Walt Disney Comedy and Magic Revue (Video short) (musical director: archive footage)
 1970 Bongo (Short) (music and songs)
  I Dream of Jeannie (TV Series) (composer - 109 episodes, 1966 - 1970) (theme song - 26 episodes, 1968 - 1969)
- My Master, the Chili King (1970) ... (composer: theme music)
- One Jeannie Beats Four of a Kind (1970) ... (composer: theme music)
- Hurricane Jeannie (1970) ... (composer: theme music)
- An Astronaut in Sheep's Clothing (1970) ... (composer: theme music)
- Eternally Yours, Jeannie (1970) ... (composer: theme music)
 1968 For Singles Only (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1962-1963 Richard the Lionheart (TV Series) (composer - 39 episodes)
- The People's King (1963) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Heir of England (1963) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Man Who Sold Pardons (1963) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Crown Jewels (1963) ... (composer: theme music)
- A Year and a Day (1963) ... (composer: theme music)
 1963 Summer Holiday (composer: additional songs and music)
 1948 Butterscotch and Soda (Short) (lyricist)
 1948 Little Brown Jug (Short) (lyricist)
 1947 Fun & Fancy Free (songs by)
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Album: Produced "The Little Prince", a spoken-word album read by Richard Burton. NOTE: Won a Grammy award for Best Children's Album. See more »

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