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Appreciation: Silent-Cinema Organist Lee Erwin

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Appreciation: Silent-Cinema Organist Lee Erwin

Appreciation: Silent-Cinema Organist Lee Erwin

Appreciation: Silent-Cinema Organist Lee Erwin

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A note on the life of Lee Erwin, a silent film organist who composed music for Charlie Chaplin, and classic films like "The Hunchback of Notre Dame." Erwin died last week at the age of 92.