Comments for More Than "Guys & Dolls"-Frank Loesser

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Summary: Evergreen profile of Frank Loesser, composer of "Guys & Dolls", the most frequently produced musical ever

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Review of More Than "Guys & Dolls"-Frank Loesser

Referred to as 'the kid' by Irving Berlin, Loesser is an amalgam of the great composers/lyricists who came before him. Not only was he a great student of music, but he picked up business lessons from them as well. Listeners may learn a few unknown facts about Loesser whose collaboration with other musicians tallied up will give you a head spin. If you're a Loesser fan, you shouldn't miss this piece. If you don't know who Loesser is, then your listen to your research paper right here on PRX. It won't make you a better person, but it might make you a Loesser fan.