The Old Dope Pedlar – Tom Lehrer and Friends
Tom Lehrer was best-known for the pithy, humorous songs he recorded in the 1950s and 1960s. On this recording he is joined by Stan Freburg, Groucho Marx and Victor Borge in a superb comic collection.
Tom Lehrer: Fight fiercely, Harvard; The old dope peddler; Be prepared; The wild west is where I want to be; I wanna go back to Dixie; Lobachevsky; The Irish ballad; The hunting song; My home town; When you are old and grey; I hold your hand in mine; The wiener schnitzel waltz
Stan Freburg: St. George and the dragnet; Little blue Riding Hood; I've got you under my skin; C'est si bon; Sh-boom (life could be a dream)
Groucho Marx: Go west young man; Dr Hackenbush; Father's Day; Omaha, Nebraska;
Victor Borge: A Mozart opera by Borge; Phonetic punctuation; Liebestraum.