On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe
Music by Harry Warren, lyrics by Johnny Mercer / arr. Jay Althouse
Item: 00-39766
UPC: 038081444277
PRICE: $27.99
Series: Alfred Pop Series
Category: Choral Octavo
Format: CD
Instrument: Choir
Version: SoundTrax CD
Here's one of the great, swingin' "train songs" from the 1940s. Jay's arrangement features a tight, rhythmic "chug-a, chug-a, oo-woo" section straight from the lyricist Johnny Mercer's own hit recording with The Pied Pipers.