Musical coincidences # 91

March 8, 2011

I spotted today’s coincidence whilst visiting Stonefish’s Music Blog. A recent post by The Stonecruncher featured a song by Terry Bush.

The song was (and still is, presumably) the theme tune to a TV program called Lassie The Adventures Of Rin Tin Tin Run, Joe, Run Inspector Rex The Littlest Hobo. It starts off like this:

Terry Bush – “Maybe Tomorrow” (2000) (excerpt)


That instantly reminded me of this:

Henry Mancini – “Mystery Movie Theme (1971) (excerpt)


Here are the full versions:

Terry Bush – “Maybe Tomorrow” (2000)


Henry Mancini – “Mystery Movie Theme (1971)