Oscar Levant would probably be better known by people born after the 1950s, if only he'd been a little less talented, or at least able to concentrate on fewer aspects of a life in the public eye. A composer, pianist, actor, author, and "personality," he managed to achieve a fair amount of fame in each of these fields - though mostly the last from 1945 onward - but never enough in any of them to last long beyond the time of his death in 1972. Eventually, Gershwin would meld the worlds of Franz Liszt and Tin Pan Alley together, and Levant would be there with him, already straddling those worlds, bridging Paderewski and Damon Runyon. He toured as a cabaret musician, making a splash in London in the mid-'20s, and later, with the advent of talking pictures, made his way to Hollywood, even as he kept his hand in "serious" music, working with Robert Russell Bennett on the latter's "March for Two Pianos and Orchestra.
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Oscar Levant (December 27, 1906 – August 14, 1972) was an American concert pianist, composer, music conductor, bestselling author, radio game show panelist and personality, television talk show host, and actor. He was as famous for his mordant character and witticisms, on the radio and in movies and television, as for his music. Levant was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, in 1906, to Orthodox Jewish parents from Russia
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