Look up artist Blitzstein, Marc

Name: Blitzstein, Marc
Born: March 2, 1905 (Philadelphia, PA)
Died: Nov 22, 1964 (Port-de-France, Martinique)
Note: See Gottlieb 236

Songs written or composed

Title: The New Suit
Also known as: Zipper Fly
Author: Blitzstein, Marc
Composer: Blitzstein, Marc
Genre: Cabaret/Prayer
Subject: New Suit/Wish/Zipper Fly
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb p 218 for melody line and refrain and relationship with "Sportin' Life" and "It Ain't Necessarily So" from Porgy and Bess.


On album: G-057(c) (Funny It Doesn't Sound Jewish/ Compilation by Jack Gottlieb accompaning book with same title.)
Track ID: 31707
Vocal/Piano Bernstein, Leonard
First line: Ragabutshi…My wishes are but few, I wish my wish come true,
Language: English
Style: Cabaret
Length: 4:55

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