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Pure Imagination by Leslie Bricusse & Anthony Newley/arr. Althouse

This beautiful song from the famous Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory movie is really a tribute to Jerome Silberman (June 11, 1933 – August 29, 2016), known professionally as Gene Wilder. He was a very famous singer/actor that is known greatly for this song.
Gene Wilder prime
Below are links to two websites. The first is to a youtube video of Gene Wilder singing this song and the second is to a site the has posted a listening guide to our choral arrangement.