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Remembering Bob Lissauer's Life in Song

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Remembering Bob Lissauer's Life in Song

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Remembering Bob Lissauer's Life in Song

Remembering Bob Lissauer's Life in Song

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Last week witnessed the passing of one of the great champions of the art of popular song. Commentator Murray Horwitz has this appreciation of Bob Lissauer who wrote and researched Lissauer's Encyclopedia of Popular Music in America, 1888 to the Present.