Alan and Marilyn Bergman

Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love

Writing “The Way We Were”

Marvin Hamlisch composed the film score and title song to the film The Way We Were, starring Barbra Streisand and Robert Redford. In this excerpt from Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did for Love, Hamlisch sits at the piano and explains what inspired the opening notes to the song “The Way We Were”: hearing bells toll […]