It is based on the real-life love story of the late Marvin Hamlisch
and Carole Bayer Sager.
Ray Gaspari spearheads an excellent ensemble rendition of "Unchained Melody," as do Luco's powerful vocals on Hamlisch
and Bergman's inspiring "One Song.
Let's begin with the most eyebrow-raising entry: Jerry Lewis will make his Broadway directorial debut with a tuner version of "The Nutty Professor," being written by Marvin Hamlisch
and Rupert Holmes, who should know better.
and Alan and Marilyn Bergman, who wrote the Oscar-winning title song, discuss the music on the documentary, including Streisand's suggesting the change of the opening word of the song from ``daydreams'' to ``memories.
The score is by Marvin Hamlisch
, with lyrics by Don Black.
Then Burt Weevil caught it sausage-side with a Hamlisch
move and put us home and hosed.
It's a poignant and witty musical comedy based on the real-life romance between Marvin Hamlisch
, the musical's composer, and Carol Bayer Sager, lyricist.
Sets, Ray Klausen; costumes, Halston; lighting, Matt Berman; sound, Matt Kraus; vocal arrangements, Kay Thompson, Stritch; orchestrations and arrangements, Ralph Burns, Ned Ginsburg, Marvin Hamlisch
, Sonny Kompanek, Don Sebesky, Artie Schroek, Stritch, Torrie Zito; musical producer, Phil Ramone; technical supervisor, Fred Gallo; production stage manager, Berman.
had written a wonderful chamber-music arrangement for the wedding,'' notes Mardin.
Back in the late 1970s in New York, there was this Tony Award-winning composer, Marvin Hamlisch
, and a Grammy Award-winning songwriter, Carole Bayer Sager, who met, fell in love, and had an eventful and turbulent affair.