It’s Beginning to look a lot like Christmas

The Christmas song was written in 1951 by Meredith Willson, who also wrote The Music Man. Originally the title was originally titled “It’s Beginning to Look Like Christmas”. The popular belief is the song was written while Willson was staying at the Yarmouth’s Grand Hotel in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. This is due to the mention of the Read More

Iowa Stubborn

If you are a fan of the musical genre, one of your first thoughts of Iowa may originate from the Music Man. The opening of the musical features the song Iowa Stubborn, better known as “You are in I-ow-a.” Professor Harold Hill {who is unknown to the people} is encouraged to “give Iowa a try”. Read More