The Buddy Ebsen bundle
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The Buddy Ebsen Bundle includes: "Scarecrow Sessions", The official soundtrack for "To Dad with Love: A Tribute to Buddy Ebsen," Kiki's one woman show honoring her famous father. "Scarecrow Sessions" is a collection of jazz standards taken from her father’s early movies and musical productions. Song selections include “If I Only Had a Brain,” “Moon

The Buddy Ebsen Bundle includes: "Scarecrow Sessions", The official soundtrack for "To Dad with Love: A Tribute to Buddy Ebsen," Kiki's one woman show honoring her famous father. "Scarecrow Sessions" is a collection of jazz standards taken from her father’s early movies and musical productions. Song selections include “If I Only Had a Brain,” “Moon River,” “Laura” and “Easy to Love.” The booklet includes some of Kiki’s personal notes about his career, such as the true story behind his involvement in "The Wizard of Oz." (Buddy was originally cast as the Scarecrow, hence the name of the record.)

"The Other Side of Oz", Buddy Ebsen's firsthand account of his life experiences. Best known as Jed Clampett, the original patriarch of that celebrated piece of Americana, 'The Beverly Hillbillies', Buddy Ebsen recalls his amazing career that spans 70 years in show business." Detailed accounts of his time as a dancer and vaudeville entertainer in New York City. His time with MGM as a contract player including his experience as The Tin Man in "The Wizard of Oz." Stories of his friendships with Shirley Temple, Judy Garland and Audrey Hepburn and so much more. A great read! Hardcover, Donovan Publishing, 1993. First Edition; First Printing. New. Foreword by Bob Hope.

And lastly, a high quality limited reproduction of Buddy Ebsen's songbook from "The Wizard of Oz" musical production in 1942. Dad was in the role of the Scarecrow for this post film production. This cover is from his personal copy. Only a small number were printed. It comes numbered and with a seal of authenticity.

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