TITLE

It's time we rediscovered the forgotten art of the catchy theme tune, says the composer

AUTHOR(S)
DEBBIE WISEMAN
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Daily Mail;10/27/2012, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Back in the 70s and 80s there were so many shows with memorable theme tunes - Dad's Army, Are You Being Served?, Minder, Rumpole Of The Bailey, Starsky & Hutch, Fawlty Towers, The Sweeney... the list seems endless. Where are they today? The number of catchy tunes can be counted on one hand... classics such as Coronation Street, EastEnders and The Simpsons spring to mind as well as Doctor Who and Have I Got News For You, but it's hard to think of many that you'd be able to hum long after the programme's ended.
ACCESSION #
82837635

 

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