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Frankie Carle (1903–2001)


Pianist, songwriter ("Sunrise Serenade", "Oh What It Seemed to Be"), conductor, author and composer. He began his career as the music director of a touring vaudeville unit, then joined the orchestras of Mal Hallett and Horace Heidt as pianist. In 1944, he led his own orchestra, playing theatres, ballrooms and hotels. Thereafter he founded piano ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 97) in Mesa, Arizona, USA

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Known For

New York Stories Soundtrack
(1989)
I Surrender Dear Soundtrack
(1948)
Another Woman Soundtrack
(1988)

Filmography

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 1949 Make Mine Laughs
Leader of the Frankie Carle Orchestra
 1949 Frankie Carle and His Orchestra (Short)
Frankie Carle
 1949 My Dream Is Yours
Frankie Carle (as Frankie Carle and His Piano)
 1948 Mary Lou
Band Leader Frankie Carle (as Frankie Carle and His Piano)
 1946 Moonlight Melodies (Short)
Frankie Carle (as Frankie Carle and His Orchestra)
 1946 Sweetheart of Sigma Chi
And His Orchestra
 1946 Riverboat Rhythm
Band Leader Frankie Carle (as Frankie Carle and His Orchestra)
 1941 Pot o' Gold
Frankie, Pianist (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Frankie Carle and His Orchestra | Frankie Carle and His Piano
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Father of Marjorie Hughes. See more »

Nickname:

The Wizard of the Keyboard

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