Rodgers And Hammerstein's Music Analysis

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The songs in Rodgers and Hammerstein's musicals are memorable. I believe that is why they are still popular today. My family is musically inclined and my sisters and aunt always sing songs from "Cinderella", "The King & I" and "Oklahoma." I found myself singing along with the actress during "Never Walk Alone." I couldn't believe I knew the words. How did I know this song? I was puzzled. Finally, I remembered watching an Apollo Theater television special and Patti Labelle sang a gospel version of "Never Walk Alone." I did not remember when I heard the song. However, during the graduation scene, I realized I heard it in 1985. I love the simplicity of the lyrics and the moving melody.

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