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  Johnny Marks - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Johnny Marks (November 10, 1909 - September 3, 1985) was an American songwriter.
The song was based on a poem by the same name, written by Marks’ brother-in-law, Robert L. May. Although "Frosty the Snowman" and "Jingle Bell Rock" have the same musical structure and chord progressions as Rudolph, Rockin', and Holly Jolly, they were written by different authors.
Marks was born in Mount Vernon, New York.
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 Johnny Marks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Marks was named to the Songwriters Hall of Fame, he died September 3, 1985.
Marks was an amazingly prolific contemporary writer of Christmas carols, whose impact was enhanced due to the annual performance of many of his songs on animated Christmas specials (which also included non-Christmas songs).
Marks also wrote a number of other songs, some of which were performed in the animations of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, including Why Am I Such a Misfit, We’re a Couple of Misfits, We’re on the Island of Misfit Toys, There’s Always Tomorrow, and Fame and Fortune.
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 Johnny Marks - AOL Music
Best remembered for seasonal favorites like "Rudolph, the Red Nosed Reindeer," composer Johnny Marks was born in Mt. Vernon, NY on November 10, 1909.
Johnny Marks (November 10, 1909 - September 3, 1985) was a Jewish-American songwriter[1].
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 Recess
Born in New York in 1909, Johnny Marks was writing songs by age thirteen.
Marks then became a professional songwriter, a singing coach and a radio producer.
Marks gave it a whirl, changing the words and inventing a simple melody.
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 Johnny Marks - Biography - AOL Music
Ward's had already given away six-million illustrated copies of May's story before Marks even composed a note, but the song itself (popularized by Gene Autry's 1949 recording) still sold over 30-million copies in the decades to follow, inspiring a beloved television special which premiered in 1964.
Marks also authored several other yuletide classics, including "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree," "A Holly, Jolly Christmas," "When Santa Claus Gets Your Letter," and "Silver and Gold"; a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame, he died September 3, 1985.
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 JOHNNY MARK - The DJ List
DJ Johnny Mark also known as Johnny Sound started hitting the drums at the age of 5 as the years came more instruments came to such as guitar & bass and turntables and more along the way.
Johnny Mark now becomes a member of the Boston Record Pool which provide to a larger group of Club DJs who rate and play in the music before it hits the clubs.
DJ Johnny became tight with several other DJs doing events and parties Shortly after DJ Markus Schulz had left the Boston Record pool DJ Johnny Mark and Markus met up in the studio in Scottsdale Arizona where Powerhouse and other remixed records were produced.
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 More About Rudolph
Marks' musical version of "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer," recorded by Gene Autry in 1949, sold two million copies that year and went on to become one of the best-selling songs of all time, second only to "White Christmas."
Marks himself is a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame, based mainly on the strength of his Christmas offerings.
Johnny Marks is Jewish, as are the writers of 8 out of the ten most popular Christmas songs of all time.
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 Songwriters Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
ohnny Marks was born in Mt. Vernon, New York on November 10, 1909.
The song was based on a poem by the same name, written by Marks’ brother-in-law, Robert L. May.
Marks also served as the director of the Association of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) from 1957 through 1961.
www.songwritershalloffame.org /exhibit_bio.asp?exhibitId=275   (121 words)

  
 Urban Legends Reference Pages: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Marks' musical version of "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" (turned down by many who didn't want to meddle with the established Santa legend) was recorded by Gene Autry in 1949, sold two million copies that year, and went on to become one of the best-selling songs of all time (second only to "White Christmas").
A TV special about Rudolph narrated by Burl Ives was produced in 1964 and remains a popular perennial holiday favorite in the USA.
It might be fitting to close this page by pointing out that, although the story of Rudolph is primarily known to us through the lyrics of Johnny Marks' song, the story May wrote is substantially different in a number of ways.
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 Rudolph!
The song provided a very large income to Marks and he was afraid that over exposure of the hit song might interfere with it's success as a popular song.
Johnny Marks had the task of writing several NEW songs for the special and he delivered some classics.
Of course, later Marks and Laws would have to pen "Fame and Fortune" for the 1965 follow-up broadcast.
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 Amazon.com: "Johnny Marks": Key Phrase page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree (Words and Music by Johnny Marks) Page 84 Johnny Marks was a man of many achievements.
May's brother-in-law Johnny Marks adapted the story to music in 1949, and the novelty tune was popularized by Gene Autry, in one of his...
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 Johnny & The Marks, Bands of the Pacific Northwest
Johnny and The Marks, Bands of the Pacific Northwest
All told, Johnny and the Marks didn't hit its demise until August 1996 when I relocated to Montgomery, AL.
Some of the other Pacific Northwest music groups represented in members of this group include: Silverheels, Deep Summer, Desolutes, The Fourth Day, Christian, Bill Pair IV, Market, Ric Martino and Company, The Regents, Strokker, and many others NW bands.
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 Item #1705187FK - Johnny Marks - A Holly Jolly Christmas - Piano Sheet Music
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 Johnny Marks: Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer at Musicroom.com - Sheet Music for Musicians
Here's another Sharp arrangement of one of Johnny Mark's most familiar holiday classics.
After a lush, rubato chorale, this up-tempo chart moves effectively between rock, swing, and salsa.
Johnny Marks: Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer (Flute Quartet)
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 JOHNNY MARKS - ANNOTATED MUSIC QUOTATION ON PHOTOGRAPH
JOHNNY MARKS - ANNOTATED MUSIC QUOTATION ON PHOTOGRAPH
Autograph Music Quotation signed on photograph: "Best wishes Johnny Marks".
Johnny Marks (1909-1985) has penned seven notes of music and four words being the title of his great holiday classic, "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer".
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 Johnny Marks: Rudolph The Red-nosed Reindeer (SATB/Piano) at Musicroom.com - Sheet Music for Musicians
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 Johnny Marks - Free Music Downloads, Videos, Lyrics, CDs, MP3s, Bio, Merchandise and Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
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 Satire: To Johnny Marks, Re "Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer" @ Blogcritics.org
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 Johnny Sheet Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Composers: Wayne Carson Thompson, Mark James, Johnny Christopher.
Composers: Willie Nelson, Johnny Christopher, Wayne Carson Thompson, Mark James.
Performers, artists: O.C. Smith, Johnny Rivers, The Four Tops.
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 1705187ED - Johnny Marks - A Holly Jolly Christmas - Piano Sheet Music
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 Am I Right - Song Parodies Johnny Marks
Am I Right - Song Parodies Johnny Marks
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 Johnny Marks (II)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
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 RUDOLPH The RED_NOSED REINDEER by Johnny Marks - Vintage Sheet Music ...
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 Download Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree (Johnny Marks, 1958) : POP: Piano MP3
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 Home - johnnymarkslive.net
This is where you can keep up with Johnny Marks, the evening guy on KDEC FM 100.5 in Decorah, Iowa.
Read what the good people who listen to FM 100.5 have to say about the show.
Roam through JohnnyMarkslive.net and if you have any comments or questions, just drop me a note.
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 What Johnny Marks favorite was introduced by Burl Ives?
What Johnny Marks favorite was introduced by Burl Ives?
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Burl Ives introduced the Johnny Marks song, 'Have a Holly Jolly Christmas' in the 1964 'Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer' TV special.
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