peter allen

Everything Old is New Again

About two years ago I was searching for a tune that could accompany the theme of a conference I was presenting at; Everything Old is New Again was what they chose so I began my search. Turned out it was easier than I thought as I almost immediately came across a song co-written by the late great Australian composer/performer/piano player Peter Allen entitled “Everything Old is New Again”.

Peter Allen came to the United Stated in a rather interesting way. Judy’ Garland’s husband saw him perform in Hong Kong and invited him to play with Judy in London and back in the U.S. No doubt through his association with Judy Garland, Peter Allen met Liza Minelli and went on to become......