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Take Me Back to Tech & Fight Fiercely Harvard - Player Piano

Player piano technology employed data holes punched on paper starting with automatic player organs in the 1880's or earlier. ARTCRAFT piano arrangement on hand-punched paper. A dynamic medley of melodies, including Tom Lehrer's Fight Fiercely Harvard, Take Me Back to Tech (at 1:20), and Charlie and the MTA. This was the Souvenir music roll created for a player piano convention in Boston, 1989. Douglas Henderson is the arranger cum laude. Performed and interpreted on a player piano from the 1920s.

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