The Glenn Miller Story (1954) Poster


Soundtrack Credits 

Basin Street Blues
Written by Spencer Williams
Performed by Louis Armstrong and Gene Krupa
Over the Rainbow
Music by Harold Arlen
Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
Performed by the orchestra
I Know Why (and So Do You)
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics Mack Gordon
Performed by the band when trying out the new configuration
Also played during the newspaper/record montage
String of Pearls
Music by Jerry Gray
Lyrics by Edgar De Lange
Performed by the orchestra at the Glen Island Casino
Pennsylvania 6-5000
Music by Jerry Gray
Lyrics by Carl Sigman
Performed by the orchestra at the anniversary celebration
Tuxedo Junction
Music by Erskine Hawkins, William Johnson and Julian Dash
Lyrics by Buddy Feyne
Performed by the orchestra at the recording session
St. Louis Blues
Written by W.C. Handy
Arranged by Glenn Miller
Performed by the military band as "The St. Louis Blues March"
In the Mood
Music by Joe Garland
Lyrics by Andy Razaf and Wingy Manone
Heard when Glenn is writing arrangements at the piano
Also performed by the orchestra at the ballroom
Also performed by the orchestra during the radio broadcast
Chattanooga Choo Choo
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Mack Gordon
Performed by Frances Langford, The Modernaires and the Band
American Patrol
Music by F.W. Meacham
Performed by the orchestra during the battle footage montage
Little Brown Jug
Written by Joseph Winner
Played and sung often throughout the picture
Too Little Time
Written by Henry Mancini
At Last
Music by Harry Warren
Played by the orchestra while Glenn and Helen are in the control booth
Moonlight Serenade
Music by Glenn Miller
Lyrics by Mitchell Parish
Played during the opening credits
Also sung during a stage show
Played occasionally throughout the picture
Good Night, Ladies
Played by Pollack's band in New York
Santa Lucia
Music by Teodoro Cottrau
Played on the violin as Glenn is walking out of the New York pawnshop
Bridal Chorus
From "Lohengrin"
Music by Richard Wagner
Played during the wedding scene
Also sung in the hotel room
Also played at the anniversary celebration
Bidin' My Time
Music by George Gershwin
Lyrics by Ira Gershwin
Sung by the performers in Girl Crazy
Elmer's Tune
Music by Elmer Albrecht
Played when Glenn and Helen are pulling up to the Glen Island Casino
Music by Enric Madriguera
Played when Down Beat magazine proclaims Glenn Miller "Tops for 3rd Year in Row"
Also played on the phonograph when Helen and Chummy are talking
National Emblem
Music by Edwin Eugene Bagley
First tune played by the military band
God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen
Played during the Christmas scene
Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly
Played during the Christmas scene

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