Tom Lehrer

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Tom Lehrer is a songwriter/singer, satirist, and a mathematician. He was the mastermind behind "The Elements" that names all of the chemical elements. He used the musical score of "Major-General's Song" in this song. He is also the songwriter of "Poisoning Pigeons in the Park". Black humor was the style of satire he revealed in many of his songs. When he retired from public appearances in 1970 he became a professor at University of California, Santa Cruz" , and while there he taught mathematics and music theater.

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We're Listening to Tom Lehrer

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  1. 1we will all go together when we go
    5:45
  2. 2a christmas carol
    3:05
  3. 3poisoning pigeons in the park
    2:47
  4. 4fight fiercely harvard
    2:52
  5. 5my home town
    2:58
  6. 6clementine
    4:52
  7. 7be prepared
    2:37
  8. 8the wiener schnitzel waltz
    2:21
  9. 9she s my girl
    3:01
  10. 10oedipus rex
    3:52
  11. 11the irish ballad
    5:14
  12. 12the wild west is where i want to be
    2:31
We're Listening to Tom Lehrer
January 2013

The Best & Worst of Tom Lehrer

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  1. 1the weiner schnitzel waltz
    1:55
  2. 2poisoning pigeons in the park piano
    2:13
  3. 3the masochism tango piano
    3:03
  4. 4the old dope peddler
    1:26
  5. 5a christmas carol
    1:43
  6. 6i hold your hand in mine
    1:27
  7. 7it makes a fellow proud to be a soldier
    2:40
  8. 8lobachevsky
    3:11
  9. 9my home town
    2:39
  10. 10oedipus rex
    1:39
  11. 11the irish ballad
    3:01
  12. 12the elements
    1:26
  13. 13in old mexico
    4:08
  14. 14clementine
    4:18
  15. 15bright college days
    2:06
  16. 16when you are old and gray
    1:52
  17. 17be prepared
    1:32
  18. 18fight fiercely harvard
    1:25
  19. 19she s my girl
    1:48
  20. 20we will all go together when we go
    3:28
  21. 21the hunting song
    1:18
  22. 22i wanna go back to dixie
    1:53
The Best & Worst of Tom Lehrer
September 2010

Songs & More Songs by Tom Lehrer

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  1. 1The Masochism Tango
    2:59
  2. 2Oedipus Rex
    1:39
  3. 3She's My Girl
    1:48
  4. 4The Wiener Schnitzel Waltz [Medley]
    1:55
  5. 5A Christmas Carol
    1:43
  6. 6It Makes A Fellow Proud To Be A Soldier
    2:40
  7. 7Elements
    1:26
  8. 8Poisoning Pigeons In The Park [Medley]
    2:13
  9. 9Bright College Days
    2:06
Songs & More Songs by Tom Lehrer
May 1997

That Was The Year That Was

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  1. 1So Long, Mom (A Song For World War III)
    2:23
  2. 2Send The Marines
    1:46
  3. 3Pollution
    2:16
  4. 4MLF Lullaby
    2:24
  5. 5New Math
    4:28
  6. 6George Murphy
    2:08
  7. 7The Vatican Rag
    2:14
  8. 8National Brotherhood Week
    2:35
  9. 9The Folk Song Army
    2:11
  10. 10Who's Next
    1:59
  11. 11Alma
    5:27
  12. 12Smut
    3:14
  13. 13Whatever Became Of Hubert
    2:12
  14. 14Wernher Von Braun
    1:46
That Was The Year That Was
January 1965

An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer

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  1. 1The Subway Song
    1:14
An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer
January 1959

Tom Lehrer In Concert

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  1. 1the wiener schnitzel waltz
    2:21
  2. 2i wanna go back to dixie
    2:56
  3. 3in old mexico
    6:45
  4. 4i hold your hand in mine
    1:54
  5. 5fight fiercely harvard
    2:52
  6. 6poisoning pigeons in the park
    2:49
  7. 7clementine
    4:52
  8. 8when you are old and grey
    2:27
  9. 9she s my girl
    3:01
  10. 10the hunting song
    1:59
  11. 11a christmas carol
    3:05
  12. 12the old dope peddler
    1:42
  13. 13the irish ballad
    5:14
  14. 14lobachevsky
    4:19
  15. 15bright college days
    3:13
  16. 16be prepared
    2:37
  17. 17the wild west is where i want to be
    2:31
  18. 18the masochism tango
    3:42
  19. 19it makes a fellow proud to be a soldier
    5:05
  20. 20we will all go together when we go
    5:45
  21. 21my home town
    2:58
  22. 22oedipus rex
    3:52
  23. 23the elements
    2:18
Tom Lehrer In Concert
January 1959