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Old 03-06-2012, 05:09 PM   #230
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Originally Posted by Pale Horse
Bob, of Bob n' Dick Sherman passed away.

That's a bit sad. Together, they were instrumental in Disney Magic, that will never again be realized.
The abundant amount of Sherman Brothers tunes for Disney are ingrained in my brain but... are their songs for "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang". Many memorable melodies in that film. If anyone can listen to Dick Van Dyke sing the Sherman Brothers tune, "Hushabye Mountain", and not shed a tear, then they are not human! (Watch the movie and you'll see what I mean.) Here is just one example of their musical greatness:

Originally Posted by Pale Horse
And Ralph

I have his Jedi portfolio...pristine condition. Only geek item I have. Now, to sell it, or to have them all framed.
Jeeze, Ralph McQuarrie, too? Although, this comes as no surprise. He was born in 1929, and I'm dealing with my dying dad who was born in the same year as McQuarrie.
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