Welcome to music by David Rose...

In the early 1940's The Mutual Radio network's California Melodies proved to be a fantastic venue to showcase many of Rose’s great compositions. Broadcast from Hollywood's KHJ radio studios to affiliates all over the USA for Sunday evening listening. MORE OTRcat.com

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Our cameo of David Rose

VIDEO...David Rose (June 15, 1910 -- August 23, 1990) was an American songwriter, composer, arranger, pianist, and orchestra leader. His most famous compositions were "The Stripper", "Holiday for Strings", and "Calypso Melody". He also wrote music for many television series, including It's a Great Life, The Tony Martin Show, Little House on the Prairie, Highway To Heaven, Bonanza, and Highway Patrol under the pseudonym "Ray Llewellyn." Rose's work in composing music for television programs earned him four Emmys. In addition, he was musical director for The Red Skelton Show during its 21-year-run on the CBS and NBC networks. He was a member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, the national fraternity for men in music.


episode 44

David Rose with wife JUDY GARLAND
Faust Waltz
I Guess It's Better That Way
MAXINE GRAY sings There'll Be Some Changes Made
Vienna Waltz
OFFENBACH Orpheus In The Underworld
MAXINE GRAY sings It All Comes Back to Me Now
Indefinate Ryhthm

episode 43

My Heart at Thy Sweet Voice
DELIUS Dance for Harpsichord
Carry Me Back to Old Virginny
Do I Worry? vocalist maxine Gray
Cari Mia Rhumba
Come Down To Earth, My Angel Maxine Gray
Plantation Moods