Play A Simple Melody (3:24)

Cover of Irving Berlin Centenary - A Celebration

From Irving Berlin Centenary - A Celebration and 2 other releases

This is a “double song” by Berlin, a technique he used frequently. Part of the time that “Play a Simple Melody” is heard, the “double song” he wrote for it, “Musical Demon” also is heard as a counter melody. The name for this recording should be “Play a Simple Melody (Musical Demon)”.


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-singer 1-
Won't you play some simple melody?
Like my mother sang to me.
One with a good old fashioned harmony.

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