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Harriet Hoctor Ballet
(1936) (uncredited)
(also called "A Circus Must Be Different in a Ziegfield Show")
Music by Con Conrad
Lyrics by Herb Magidson
Sung and danced by male and female choruses
Danced by Harriet Hoctor
Won't You Come and Play with Me
(uncredited)
(also called "I Wish You'd Come and Play with Me")
Written by Alfred Plumpton
Performed by Luise Rainer
It's Delightful to Be Married
(1907) (uncredited)
Music by Vincent Scotto
Lyrics by Anna Held
Performed by Luise Rainer
If You Knew Susie
(1925) (uncredited)
Music by Joseph Meyer
Lyrics by Buddy G. DeSylva
Performed by Buddy Doyle, imitating Eddie Cantor
Shine On, Harvest Moon
(1908) (uncredited)
Music by Nora Bayes
Lyrics by Jack Norworth
Performed by female chorus
A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody
(1919) (uncredited)
Written by Irving Berlin (for Ziegfeld Follies of 1919)
Played during the opening credits
Performed by Dennis Morgan, voice dubbed by Allan Jones, and chorus
Later Sung by Virginia Bruce
Un bel dì vedremo
(uncredited)
from the opera "Madame Butterfly" (1904)
Music by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa
Sung in part by unidentified woman in 'Pretty Girl' number
Vesti la giubba
(uncredited)
From "Pagliacci" (1892)
Written by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Sung in part by unidentified man in 'Pretty Girl' number
Rhapsody in Blue
(1924) (uncredited)
Music by George Gershwin
Excerpt included in 'Pretty Girl' number
You Gotta Pull Strings
(1936) (uncredited)
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Harold Adamson
Sung by chorus
She's a Follies Girl
(1936) (uncredited)
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Harold Adamson
Performed by Ray Bolger (vocal and dance)
You
(1936) (uncredited)
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Harold Adamson
Performed by chorus of couples
You Never Looked So Beautiful
(1936) (uncredited)
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Harold Adamson
Performed by male chorus and Virginia Bruce
Yiddle on Your Fiddle
(1910) (uncredited)
Written by Irving Berlin
Performed by Fanny Brice
Queen of the Jungle
(1936) (uncredited)
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Harold Adamson
Performed by Fanny Brice and chorus
When You Wore a Tulip (and I Wore a Big Red Rose)
Composed by Percy Wenrich
Lyrics by Jack Mahoney
[Played while Bille Burke (Myrna Loy) and Billings (Frank Morgan) descend the stairs at the Astor Club]
My Man
(Mon Homme)
Music by Maurice Yvain
French lyrics by Albert Willemetz and Jacques Charles
English lyrics by Channing Pollock
Performed by Fanny Brice
Look for the Silver Lining
(1921) (uncredited)
Written by Jerome Kern
Lyrics by Buddy G. DeSylva
Played during the opening credits
Sung by William Powell, Robert Greig, William Demarest, and Charles Trowbridge;
later performed by Rosina Lawrence
Ol' Man River
(1927)(uncredited)
Music by Jerome Kern
Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Played during the opening credits
Sung by an uncredited male vocalist and played during the last two montages
March of the Musketeers
(1928) (uncredited)
Music by Rudolf Friml
Lyrics by Clifford Grey and P.G. Wodehouse
Sung by a male chorus and played during the last two montages
Makin' Whoopee
(1928) (uncredited)
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Gus Kahn
Played during the opening credits
Played and sung during the last two montages
The Washington Post
(1889) (uncredited)
Music by John Philip Sousa
Played during the Chicago World's Fair
Sobre las olas (Over the Waves)
(1887) (uncredited)
Music by Juventino Rosas
Played during Sandow's act
Gschichten aus dem Wienerwald (Tales from the Vienna Woods), Op. 325
(1868) (uncredited)
Music by Johann Strauss
Played by the band at the restaurant
La Marseillaise
(1792) (uncredited)
Music by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle
Played on the piano by Pierre, in Anna Held's room
Humoresque, Op. 101/7
(1913) (uncredited)
Music by Antonín Dvorák
Played on the violin during the "A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody" sequence
Liebestraum No. 3 in A Flat Major
(uncredited)
Music by Franz Liszt
Played during the "A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody" sequence
An der schönen, blauen Donau (On the Beautiful Blue Danube), Op.314
(1867) (uncredited)
Music by Johann Strauss
Played during the "A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody" sequence
By the Beautiful Sea
(1914) (uncredited)
Music by Harry Carroll
Played when Ziegfeld first meets Fannie Brice
Jingle Bells
(1857) (uncredited)
Music by James Pierpont
Played during the Christmas scene
Entry of the Gladiators
(1897) (uncredited)
Written by Julius Fucík
Played and sung at the beginning of the circus sequence
Rio Rita
(1927) (uncredited)
Music by Harry Tierney
Lyrics by Joseph McCarthy
Played during the opening credits
Played and sung during the last two montages
Tulip Time
(1919) (uncredited)
Music by Dave Stamper
Lyrics by Gene Buck
Sung by a chorus during the last montage
It's Been So Long
(1935) (uncredited)
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Harold Adamson
After the Ball
(1892) (uncredited)
Written by Charles Harris
Played at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair
Sung a bit in a montage
The Streets of Cairo
(uncredited)
aka "The Hootchy-Kootchy Dance"
Traditional
Played at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair
Twenty Gallons of Milk
(uncredited)
Performed by Charles Judels to the traditional tune of "Three Blind Mice" (vocal and piano)
Waiting for the Robert E. Lee
(1912) (uncredited)
Music by Lewis F. Muir
Played during the 'Paul Jones' dance
King Chanticleer
Composed by Nat Ayer
Lyrics by A. Seymour Brown
[Played while Fannie Brice is in her dressing room]
Missouri Waltz
(1914) (uncredited)
Music John Valentine Eppel
Played during the 'Paul Jones' dance
The Old Gray Mare
(uncredited)
Traditional
Played during the 'Paul Jones' dance
Someone Loves You After All
(1923) (uncredited)
Music by Harry Tierney
Lyrics by Joseph McCarthy

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