Is Elmer’s Tune one of the happiest tune of the last century? Especially when sung by the Andrew’s Sisters with their crisp diction and perfectly blended three-part harmony. Written in 1941 by a man called Elmer and a couple of his musical friends.
By Amie Brûlée
Amie Brûlée is a musician, performer, teacher and researcher. She sings, plays piano, double bass and ukulele, unearths old songs and writes new ones. Amie also has a PhD in wine and anthropology and adores teaching wine tasting, gastronomy and song-writing. Amie lives in central Victoria with a house full of instruments, a head full of songs and a cellar full of wine.View all of Amie Brûlée's posts.