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Seek Piano Roll of "Yama Yama Man"
By Duaine Hechler

In the film, "The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle", they play
a real piano roll while Ginger Rogers sings -- the act is called
"Yama Yama Man".  Is there such a titled roll?

Duaine Hechler
Florissant, Missouri 

 [ "The Yama-Yama Man", music by Karl Hoschna (1908), original
 [ lyrics by Collin Davis.  See Ginger Rogers' song and dance
 [ sequence at
 [ I hear a live piano duet, not a piano roll.  The sound track
 [ music seems to be especially arranged as an accompaniment in
 [ "low pitch" (key of D) for female vocal.  -- Robbie

(Message sent Thu 17 Sep 2009, 05:51:48 GMT, from time zone GMT-0500.)

Key Words in Subject:  Man, Piano, Roll, Seek, Yama

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