The Story of Will Rogers (1952) Poster


Soundtrack Credits 

Home on the Range
Music by Daniel E. Kelley
Lyrics by Brewster M. Higley
Played at the beginning and during the opening credits
Sung at the Rogers party and used often in the score
Hello! Ma Baby
Music by Joseph E. Howard
Lyrics by Ida Emerson
Performed on the banjo by Will Rogers Jr.
Also played by the band at the Rogers party and used often in the score
Hail! Hail! The Gang's All Here!
Music by Theodore Morse and Arthur Sullivan
Played by the band at the Rogers party after the announcement
Arkansas Traveler
Music by Sanford Faulkner
Played during the square dance at the Rogers party
Little Brown Jug
Music by Joseph Winner
Played during the square dance at the Rogers party
It Looks Like a Big Night Tonight
Music by Egbert Van Alstyne
Played at the fair when Will is introduced as the Cherokee Kid
Let the Rest of the World Go By
Music by Ernest Ball
Played as dance music at the fair
Music by Egbert Van Alstyne
First tune played at the Madison Square Garden show
Played often as Will's show business theme
I'm Just Wild About Harry
Music by Eubie Blake
Played when the chorus line performs at Hammerstein's Victoria
I've Got Rings on My Fingers (Mumbo Jumbo Jijjiboo J. O'Shea)
Music by Maurice Scott
Lyrics by Fred J. Barnes and R.P. Weston
Sung by a female singer at the Brooklyn theater
Through a Thousand Dreams
Music by Arthur Schwartz
Lyrics by Leo Robin
Sung by the chorus of the 1916 Ziegfeld Follies
Kingdom Coming
aka "The Year of Jubilo"
Music by Henry Clay Work
Played when Will is on the movie set
Jingle Bells
Music by James Pierpont
Played during the Christmas scene
Music by George Gershwin
Lyrics by Irving Caesar
Performed by Al Jolson
Liebestraum No. 3
Music by Franz Liszt
Played during the Marilyn Miller segment
Frühlingslied, Op. 62, No. 6 (Spring Song)
Written by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Played during the Fannie Brice segment
Ma (He's Making Eyes at Me)
Music by Con Conrad
Lyrics by Sidney Clare
Performed by Eddie Cantor

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