Marvin Hamlisch

▶ Song: “They’re Playing My Song” — Sung by Marvin Hamlisch (1944–2012)

This song is from the Broadway Musical “They’re Playing Our song” (1987) (Book by Neil Simon, Lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager and Music by Marvin Hamlisch) Marvin Hamlisch used to perform this song during his appearances. He would start with a few words, in a humorous, charming — but humble — “bragging” style, to evoke the male character’s role in …

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The Music of Marvin Hamlisch — They’re Playing Our Song (Musical, 1978) Get License for this Musical

The story behind the musical “They’re Playing Our Song” “When you write something you have lost your objectivity right off the bat. I remember when we started working on it, I kept laughing and thinking it was really funny. The one thing I liked about “They’re Playing Our Song” is that we were just trying to do a really fun, nice …

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