Findlay Crawford, a Hollywood film composer and conductor, murders a talented composer/musician who has been ghostwriting most of Crawford's work in recent years, including the entire score for the last film, which won an Oscar. Crawford is jealous of the young musician whose talent outshines his own. Will Columbo find out who did it? It's just one more thing.
Did You Know?
"This Old Man" is the song often whistled or sung (in part) by Columbo throughout the show.
At the end of this one, Columbo asks Rebecca to teach him how to play "This Old Man" on the piano. BUT, in Try & Catch Me, Columbo plays the first couple bars of "This Old Man" on his own towards the beginning of that one, which aired decades earlier on November 21, 1977. See more
Just one more thing, sir.
References The Sound of Music
Prélude in E minor, Op.28 No.4
Music by Frédéric Chopin See more