A memorial service to celebrate the Life, Music and Humanity of one of Americas Greatest Composers and Cultural Contributors of the 20th/21st centuries.
Bob Dorough's Musical career spanned eight decades, in each decade remaining contemporaneous, and included gigs with Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, and the production of popular bands such as Spanky and Our Gang and The Chad Mitchell Trio.
Dorough's compositions such as Devil Mare Care and I've got Just About Everything I Need give Bob's music a place in The Great American Songbook.
Bob Dorough was the musical creator of ABC TV's School House Rock, and was the composer of many of the songs therein. As a result of School House Rock's tremendous reach, Bob may be considered one of the most important educators of the second half of the 20th century in America.