Related Information for Chicago The MusicalJohn Harold Kander (born March 18, 1927 in Kansas City, Missouri) is the American composer of a series of musical theater successes as part of the songwriting team of Kander and Ebb, resopnsible for the following: * A Family Affair (1962) - lyrics by James & William Goldman * Flora the Red Menace (1965) * Cabaret (1966) * Go Fly A Kite (1966) - music and lyrics also by Walter Marks * The Happy Time (1968) * Zorba (1968) * 70, Girls, 70 (1971) * . read more