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Busy as a B
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Jonathan Calling
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Apache Highlights
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Laura - The Laura Suite: Theme And Variations
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The Bad and the Beautiful (feat. Buddy Collette) [Bonus Track]

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David Raksin was among the most prolific and storied composers in Hollywood history, his career spanning across six decades and some of the most acclaimed films in cinema history. Raksin was born August 4, 1912 in Philadelphia, where his father was a member of the Philadelphia Orchestra in addition to conducting and performing in concert bands and for silent movies. The younger Raksin began studying piano as a child and by 12 was fronting his own dance band, even appearing on th... Read more

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