Though Hugh has never looked for accolades in his career, he has received some recognition from his peers.
Most Performed Feature Film Standards
Meet Me in St. Louis: Hugh Martin
For the song: “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”
1990 Tony Award® Best Original Score
Meet Me in St. Louis
Music and lyrics by Hugh Martin
1964 Tony Award® Best Musical
Book, Music, and Lyrics by Hugh Martin & Timothy Gray.
1947 Oscar Best Original Song from movie Good News
“Pass That Peace Pipe”
Music and Lyrics by Hugh Martin, Roger Edens, & Ralph Blane.
1944 Oscar Best Original Song from movie Meet Me In St. Louis
“The Trolley Song”
Music and Lyrics by Hugh Martin