A It was written by Sigmund Romberg
and Oscar Hammerstein II and featured in two movies - The Night Is Young (1934, sung by Evelyn Lane) and Deep In My Heart (1954, sung by Jose Ferrer).
SOFIA PHILHARMONIC [directed by Horia Andreescu, with Lydia Oshavkova on flute; performing Matthews, Sigmund Romberg
, Sergei Prokofiev] May 29, 7pm
and Oscar Hammerstein II's ``Lover Come Back to Me'' also thrives in this musical environment, but Cole Porter's ``So in Love'' and Stevie Wonder's ``As'' don't.
Geoffrey Block's Richard Rodgers inaugurates the Yale Broadway Masters series, slated at this point also to include studies of Irving Berlin, Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Frank Loesser, Cole Porter, and Sigmund Romberg
Presentation of a concert staging of a musical in two acts with music by Sigmund Romberg
, book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, Frank Mandel and Laurence Schwab.
The score is eclectic, with hints across a spectrum of Western music: from the operettas of Lehar and Sigmund Romberg
to the Weimar Republic works of Kurt Weill to quasi-operatic choruses that might have come from Meyerbeer.
also proves a fertile territory for Heppner, with stirring versions (rivalling those of Mario Lanza, one of Mother Heppner's favorite singers) of "Serenade" from The Student Prince and the title song from The Desert Song (Lanza's trademark "Be My Love" resists revival).
He soon joined the select circle of composers--Irving Berlin, Jerome Kern, Richard Rodgers, Cole Porter, Sigmund Romberg
, and Harold Aden--whose songs lifted the hearts of America.
He always liked music and especially Sigmund Romberg