Birmingham-born Hugh Martin, ‘Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas’ composer, dies at 96 (audio and video) – The Birmingham News

Hugh Martin Jr. dies at 96; ‘Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas’ songwriter – Los Angeles Times

Remembering ‘Christmas’ Songwriter Hugh Martin (audio and video) – National Public Radio

Hugh Martin, Composer of Judy Garland Hits, Dies at 96 – The New York Times

‘A Merry Little Christmas’: Songwriter Hugh Martin Dies at 96 – Time Magazine

‘Merry Little Christmas’ songwriter Martin dies – The Washington Post

The Story Behind “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas”
November 19, 2010

NPR – Fresh Air

“Songwriters Hugh Martin and Ralph Blaine wrote the classic song “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” for Judy Garland’s 1944 movie, Meet Me in St. Louis, along with dozens of other songs for MGM and Broadway musicals. …”

Includes several audio interviews with Hugh and an excerpt from his new autobiography.

October 24, 2010
The Birmingham News
Alec Harvey

“A lifetime of those memories is in his new memoir “Hugh Martin The Boy Next Door” and what memories they are. Composing songs like Have Yourself a Merry Little …”

Read the article

November 12, 2007
ASCAP Announces Top 25 Holiday Songs

January 8, 2007
There’s Something About Merry
by Chris Willman

December 22, 2006
Listen to the NPR interview with Hugh, discussing Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

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