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By Myself (1937)

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Rank 827
Music Arthur Schwartz
Lyrics Howard Dietz

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Year Rank Title
1930 1 Body and Soul
1939 2 All the Things You Are
1935 3 Summertime
1944 4 'Round Midnight
1935 5 I Can't Get Started (with You)
1937 6 My Funny Valentine
1942 7 Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
1930 8 What Is This Thing Called Love?
1933 9 Yesterdays
1946 10 Stella by Starlight

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Additional information for "By Myself" may be found in:

Alec Wilder
American Popular Song: The Great Innovators, 1900-1950
Oxford University Press; Reprint edition
Hardcover: 576 pages


(1 page including the following types of information: music analysis.)

Thomas S. Hischak
The American Musical Theatre Song Encyclopedia
Greenwood Press
Hardcover: 568 pages


(1 paragraph including the following types of information: summary, lyric analysis and music analysis.)
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Howard Dietz and Arthur Schwartz

Year Rank Title
1932 89 Alone Together
1934 235 You and the Night and the Music
1931 257 Dancing in the Dark
1929 753 I Guess I'll Have to Change My Plan
1937 827 By Myself
1948 880 Haunted Heart
1937 902 I See Your Face Before Me

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