Murray Mencher

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Ted Murry
Real name
Murray Mencher
October 5, 1898
November 6, 1991
United States
00020449220 15 works
00021852407 8 works
Pianist, lyricist and songwriter chiefly remembered for co-writing the "Merry Melodies" cartoons theme song "Merrily We Roll Along".


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Songs written by Murray Mencher

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Baby's First Christmas Benny Davis, Murray Mencher Connie Francis - Conducted and arranged by Don Costa November 2, 1961 Covered by Connie Francis
Don't Break the Heart That Loves You Benny Davis, Murray Mencher Connie Francis November 2, 1961 Covered by (14 artists)
Follow the Boys Benny Davis, Murray Mencher Connie Francis February 1963 Covered by (4 artists)
Headin' for Better Times Charles Tobias, Murray Mencher Ted Lewis and His Band January 12, 1931 Covered by John Gill's Novelty Orchestra of New Orleans
I Want a Little Girl Murray Mencher, Billy Moll McKinney's Cotton Pickers with Vocal Refrain by George Thomas July 30, 1930 Covered by (202 artists)
Merrily We Roll Along Eddie Cantor, Charles Tobias, Murray Mencher Covered by (4 artists)
Oh Yes Take Another Guess Charles Newman [US1], Murray Mencher, Al Sherman [US1] Vincent Lopez and His Orchestra – Vocal Chorus Beth Wilson October 29, 1936 Covered by (17 artists)
One of These Days - Pow! Benny Davis, Jackie Gleason, Murray Mencher Jackie Gleason May 1954 Covered by Laddi
On the Bumpy Road to Love Al Lewis [US], Al Hoffman, Murray Mencher Terry Shand and His Orchestra June 28, 1938 Covered by (2 artists)
Please Think of Me Benny Davis, Russ Morgan, Murray Mencher Russ Morgan and His Orchestra July 8, 1942 Covered by (4 artists)
Ro-Ro-Rollin' Along Harry Richman, Murray Mencher, Billy Moll Roy Evans April 10, 1930 Covered by (8 artists)
There Must Be a Reason Benny Davis, Murray Mencher Frankie Laine with Paul Weston and His Orch. May 1954 Covered by Gustaf Torrestad
Tonight's My Night Benny Davis, Murray Mencher Connie Francis 1963 Covered by (10 artists)
Waiting by the Silv'ry Rio Grande Murray Mencher, Billy Moll The Cavaliers [Ben Selvin] November 12, 1930 Covered by The Big Four [AU]
Whose Heart Are You Breaking Tonight? Benny Davis, Murray Mencher Connie Francis January 1965 Covered by (4 artists)
You Can't Pull the Wool over My Eyes Milton Ager, Charles Newman [US1], Murray Mencher Emmett Matthews and His Orchestra April 10, 1936 Covered by (10 artists)