Music Harold Arlen / Lyrics Edgar Yipsel Harburg
Arrangement Russ Robinon
Over the Rainbow is one of the most famous songs from the late 1930’s. Recorded on 7 October 1938, it depicts the hopes and dreams of young people craving for an ideal world made of love and joy. It was written in one night for Judy Garland who performed it in the American musical movie The Wizard Of Oz by Victor Fleming.