I would think Berns would be Bert Berns if I had to guess, which I am.
Dave Lewis wrote:
> Just from the listing, I would suggest "King" would be Stan King, a
> Drummer who co-wrote at least some other pieces credited to Goodman.
> Uncle Dave Lewis
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> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Looking for composers of "Ten Thousand Years Ago"
> Hi all,
> Forwarding a question from a colleague..
> We're looking for the composers of the tune, "Ten Thousand Years Ago"
> as performed
> by Ted Lewis. The label lists Berns, King and (Benny) Goodman as the
> Can anyone provide first names for Berns and for King? Apparently
> they're not on OCLC
> and are not members of the band (so there goes that source).
> thanks for your help,
> Brandon Burke
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