I Love a Parade

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Harold Arlen
Ted Koehler

Walking tune

Ted Koehler: "Harold liked to walk. I didn’t. However, he used to talk me into walking and I remember one day it was cold out and to pep me he started to hum an ad lib marching tune. I guess I started to fall into step and got warmed up. By the end of the walk, the song was written."

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