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List of Piano Rolls Played By Hi Babit
By Brian Meeder

Hi Robbie, Here is a list of Hi Babit's rolls made for QRS, Aeolian
and Melodee.  The only Hi Babit rolls which I don't have record of are
a few Aeolian brand (between numbers 1993-2071), but the rest of this
listing is complete to my knowledge.

Brian Meeder
Santa Barbara, Calif.

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List of Piano Rolls Played By Hi Babit (Herman Babich)

QRS music rolls:

  4968	You Brought A New Kind of Love To Me
  5181	Dancing In The Dark
  6603	September In The Rain
  7009	Beer Barrel Polka
  7419	I'm the Lonesomest Gal In Town
  7525	Misirlou
  7749	Brazil
  8428	You Were Only Fooling
  8842	Be Anything	But Be Mine
  8916	Birth of the Blues
  8954	Ruby
  9018	Granada
  9900	Black Bottom Stomp
  9907	This Is All I Ask
  9910	Puff The Magic Dragon
  9918	The Great Escape March
  9922	Hootenanny
  9924	True Blue Lou
  9927	I Got Rhythm
  9933	Ooh! Look-A-There, Ain't She Pretty
  9936	Washington Square
  9938	Down At Papa Joe's (Play-A-Long)
  9941	El Relicario
  9942	Inspiration (Tango - Inspiracion)
  9943	Hava Nagilah
  9944	Song of the Open Road
  9945	Bugler's Holiday
  9948	Adios
  9950	Stout-Hearted Men
  9953	Cumancella
  9956	Stockholm
  9960	Chopsticks (Play-A-Long)
  9961	Let's Do The Cha-Cha-Cha (Hi Babit Original)
  9964	Cotton Candy
  9965	You Are Woman - I Am Man
  9966	It Had Better Be Tonight
  9970	Hallelujah! I Love Her So
  9974	Sugar Lips
  9978	St. Louis Rag
  9980	Hello, Dolly!
  9986	My Love Forgive Me
  9988	Summertime In Venice
  9995	Hawaii Tattoo

10-000	Roumanian Rhapsody
10-001	Sophia
10-007	Chim-Chim-Cheree
10-008	Do I Hear A Waltz
10-009	Thanks Mr. Florist
10-010	Linda Mujer
10-014	Let Me Cry On Your Shoulder
10-019	Art of Love
10-022	Summer Sounds
10-023	Sunrise - Sunset
10-024	Hora Staccato
10-025	Silver Dollar
10-031	El Cumbanchero
10-034	Serenata
10-035	Belle of the Ball
10-036	Czardas
10-038	Jesusita En Chihuahua (Cactus Polka)
10-040	Remember When
10-043	Comes Love
10-045	Lover's Concerto
10-046	Sicilian Tarantella
10-050	Free Spirits
10-052	One Has My Name, The Other Has My Heart
10-064	Hey! Big Spender
10-070	Play Gypsies - Dance Gypsies
10-074	Walk Right In
10-075	King of the Road
10-080	Love For Sale
10-081	Mame
10-084	Interference (Ragtime Specialty)
10-089	Tijuana Taxi
10-141	This Is My Song
10-143	Music To Watch Girls By
10-145	When You Wish Upon A Star
10-174	Moonlight Brings Memories
10-175	The Last Waltz
10-177	More Than The Eye Can See
10-179	A Strange Song
10-180	More Than A Miracle
10-181	When the Snow Is On The Roses
10-182	A Banda
10-297	Life Is (Zorba Theme)
10-345	Hurt So Bad
10-357	Jean
10-361	It's Getting Better
10-365	Is That All There Is?
10-369	Suspicious Minds
10-375	For Once In My Life (Orig. done for Aeolian)
10-378	It's A Small World
10-382	Turn, Turn, Turn
10-388	Come Saturday Morning
10-391	If They Feel Like A War (Let Them Keep It Over There)
10-395	Kentucky Rain
10-399	Everybody's Out Of Town
10-440	L-O-V-E
10-443	My Funny Valentine
10-458	Tradition (Fiddler On The Roof)
10-467	Those Were The Days (All In The Family, Opening Theme)
10-476	Remember You (All In The Family, Closing Theme)
10-477	A Cowboy's Work Is Never Done
10-484	Brandy
10-490	Ben (from Ben)
10-497	Duelling Banjos (from Deliverance)
10-501	Tie A Yellow Ribbon
10-503	Mickey Mouse March
10-512	Who's In The Strawberry Patch With Sally?
10-527	My Melody of Love
10-530	Mandy
10-562	Ten Cents A Dance
10-576	Muskrat Love
10-575	If You Love Me Know
10-592	Hotel California
10-596	A New Deal for Christmas (from Annie)
10-597	Dear Mr. Santa Claus (Hi Babit Original)
10-604	Way Down
10-605	King Is Gone
10-633	Summer Nights
10-634	Kiss You All Over
10-641	The Gambler
10-642	Music Box Dancer
10-670	Sweet Caroline
10-690	You'll Never Find A Love Like Mine
10-691	And I Love You So
10-697	New York, New York
10-755	Higher and Higher

 C-125	Nutcracker Suite (Part One)
 C-126	Nutcracker Suite (Part Two)
XP-122	Fiddler On The Roof
XP-150	Sweet Charity
XP-164	Cabaret (Part One)
XP-165	Cabaret (Part Two)
XP-176	Man of La Mancha
XP-213	Waylon & Willie (Country)
XP-235	A Medley of Disney Rolls: When You Wish Upon A Star;
		  Mickey Mouse March; It's A Small World
XP-293	Boston Pops Medley: (#9945, 10-034 & 10-035)

Aeolian music rolls:

  1071	Oh What A Beautiful Morning
  1376	Kol Nidre
  1442	Love Is Blue
  1470	La Cumparsita
  1555	Mexican Hat Dance
  1556	A Cottage For Sale
  1600	Lady of Spain
  1626	Siboney
  1650	What Now My Love
  1669	Lover Come Back
  1677	Consider Yourself (from Oliver)
  1680	Who Will Buy (from Oliver)
  1711	My Prayer
  1747	Something Stupid
  1749	My Yiddishe Momme
  1752	Edelweiss
  1753	Red Wing
  1758	Poor Butterfly
  1760	Two Hearts in Three Quarter Time
  1779	Cactus Polka
  1815	Impossible Dream
  1819	Spanish Eyes
  1820	Flamingo
  1826	Notre Dame Victory March
  1827	On Wisconsin
  1828	Stein Song
  1829	Ramblin' Wreck From Georgia Tech
  1833	Guantanamera
  1834	So Nice
  1835	Corcovada
  1836	Born Free
  1838	Cabaret
  1851	Smile
  1853	So What's New?
  1855	Riders In The Sky
  1858	Wish Me A Rainbow
  1860	Tea For Two Cha-Cha
  1862	Shenandoah
  1864	Sunrise - Sunset
  1865	Stout-Hearted Men
  1866	El Relicario
  1869	Jamaican Rhumba
  1870	Sweet Maria
  1879	Galway Bay
  1880	Serenata
  1880	Bugler's Holiday
  1883	Till
  1885	Espana Cani
  1889	Surrey With The Fringe On Top
  1891	Seventy Six Trombones
  1892	Bali Hai
  1903	Dulcinea
  1910	Theme from "The Apartment"
  1918	Waltzing Cat
  1923	For Once In My Life
  1924	Goin' Out Of My Mind
  1925	Drinking Song (Student Prince)
  1926	The Glory of Love
  1930	Paper Doll
  1931	You'll Never Walk Alone
  1934	In The Still Of The Night
  1935	Colonel Bogey March
  1936	Maria
  1937	Play A Simple Melody
  1938	Unforgetable
  1939	You're A Grand Old Flag
  1940	Shangri La
  1942	Step To The Rear
  1944	Great Day
  1945	Some Of These Days
  1948	Lazy Day
  1949	Mona Lisa
  1952	All The Way
  1953	Two Guitars
  1955	Desert Song
  1959	Almost Like Being In Love (Brigadoon)
  1960	Dream A Little Dream of Me
  1961	I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
  1962	You'll Never Know
  1963	Sunny
  1965	The Song Is You
  1973	Take Me In Your Arms
  1974	Petite Waltz
  1975	Those Were The Days (My Friend)
  1976	Where Do I Go
  1989	Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
  1991	Blue Prelude
  1992	Alone Together
  2032	What's New?
  2061	Those Were the Days (Theme song from All in the Family)
  2071	Let's Get Away From It All
  2075	Heart and Soul (Last Aeolian  Roll issued?)
  3126	Warsaw Concerto
  3146	Fiddler On The Roof (Part One)
  3147	Fiddler On The Roof (Part Two)

(Note: There are probably more Aeolian titles made by Hi Babit in the
number series between 1993 through 2071.)

Mel-O-Dee music rolls:

  1287	Theme from "The Apartment"
  1295	Those Were the Days
 M 157	Finian's Rainbow (Part One)
 M 158	Finian's Rainbow (Part Two)


(Message sent Wed 1 Jul 2009, 08:13:37 GMT, from time zone GMT-0400.)

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