Aimless youth Rick Martin learns he has a gift for music and falls in love with the trumpet. Legendary trumpeter Art Hazzard takes Rick under his wing and teaches him all he knows about playing. To the exclusion of anything else in life, Rick becomes a star trumpeter, but his volatile personality and desire to play jazz rather than the restricted tunes of the bands he works for lands him in trouble.
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TWO WOMEN WITH A TORCH...and a young man with a horn!
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Did You Know?
At least three times you can see trumpeters using mutes different from those on the soundtrack. For example, in the Christmas Eve scene Rick is shown using a Harmon mute and Harry James
' dub of the tune is with a cup mute. See more
In the final scene which takes place in a recording studio, the reaction shot of Hoagy Carmichael is actually taken from an earlier scene in a dance hall. See more
I don't understand a word you're saying, but I love the sound of your voice.
I May Be Wrong (but I Think You're Wonderful)
Music by Henry Sullivan
Lyrics by Harry Ruskin
Sung by Doris Day See more