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Wrote "Paris in the Spring"


Composer Harry Revel was born in London, England on December 21, 1905. After graduating from the Guild Hall of Music in London, he joined the Paris Hawaiian Band, touring throughout Europe. Before immigrating to the United States in 1929, Revel wrote musicals for productions in Paris, Copenhagen, Vienna and London.

In the US, he lent his stage talents to Broadway, writing the scores for Ziegfeld Follies of 1931, Meet My Sister and Are You With It?. Under contract with Paramount Pictures and then 20th Century Fox, Revel moved to Hollywood. He wrote scores for the films Sitting Pretty, Broadway Through a Keyhole, We’re Not Dressing, She Loves Me Not, Shoot the Words, College Rhythm, Love in Bloom, Paris in the Spring, Stolen Harmony, Two for Tonight, Collegiate, Stowaway, Poor Little Rich Girl, Ali Baba Goes to Town, Wake Up and Live, You Can’t Have Everything, Head Over Heels, Love and Kisses, Four Jacks and a Jill and Love Finds Andy Hardy.

Revel collaborated with lyricists Mack Gordon, Mort Greene, Paul Francis Webster and Arnold Horwitt.

Highlights from the Harry Revel catalog include “Help Yourself to Happiness”, “Listen to the German Band”, “Underneath the Harlem Moon”, “I Played Fiddle for the Czar”, “An Orchid to You”, “A Tree Was a Tree”, “Did You Ever See a Dream Walking?”, “Doin’ the Uptown Lowdown”, “She Reminds Me of You”, “Once in a Blue Moon”, “May I?”, “Love Thy Neighbor”, “With My Eyes Wide Open I’m Dreaming”, “Stay as Sweet as You Are”, “College Rhythm”, “Take a Number from One to Ten”, “Straight from the Shoulder”, “Paris in…

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Discography Highlights

PARIS IN THE SPRING Mack Gordon, Harry Revel
De Sylva Brown Henderson/WB Music Corp.

REMEMBER ME TO CAROLINA Paul Francis Webster, Harry Revel
Charles K. Harris Music Publishing Co./Webster Music Co.

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