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Lyricist Sheldon Harnick

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Lyricist Sheldon Harnick

Lyricist Sheldon Harnick

Lyricist Sheldon Harnick

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He co-wrote the songs for many Broadway hits, including Fiddler on the Roof, She Loves Me and The Apple Tree. His collaborator on these projects was Jerry Bock. Their partnership broke up in the 1970s and Harnick worked on translating operettas into English.

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