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Michael Edwards (IX) (1893–1962)

Composer, songwriter ("Once in a While", "Tell Me Why"), conductor, violinist, organist and arranger. He studied the violin with his father, and later with Eugene Ysaye. He was a violinist with the Kaier Grand Opera Orchestra. During World War I, he served in the US Army Medical Division., then was a violinist in the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra,... See full bio »

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 2009 How to Boil a Frog (Documentary) (writer: "Right Here, Right Now" - as Michael James Edwards)
 1993 Grumpy Old Men (arranger: "Cafe Polka")
 1992 Yakapin mo akong muli (writer: "Once in a While")
 1990 Men Don't Leave (writer: "CAFE POLKA")
 1977 New York, New York (music: "Once in a While" - uncredited)
 1973 Slither ("Once In A While")
 1961 Glenn Miller Time (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 ... (music: "Once in a While" - uncredited)
 1957 You Bet Your Life (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.31 (1957) ... (music: "Once In A While")
 1950 I'll Get By (music: "Once in a While")
 1946 Throw a Saddle on a Star (writer: "Once in a While")

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Works for piano: "Nimble Fingers" ("Concerto Miniature") and "Sword Dance". See more »

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