Finding Aid for the Film Music Collection 1940-1982

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Performing Arts Special Collections
University of California, Los Angeles, Library
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Film Music Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1940-1982
Collection number: 3-M
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1490
Abstract: The collection consists of manuscript scores and sketches of motion picture music scores by Mickey Bloom, Gerard Carbonara, Eddie Dunstedter, Max Dunstedter, Frederick Hollander, Miklós Rózsa, Marc Wilkinson and Victor Young. Also included are manuscript scores and parts for the uncredited television show, Let George Do It (ca. 1960).

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Film Music Collection, 3-M, Performing Arts Special Collections , University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of manuscript scores and sketches of motion picture music scores by Eddie Dunstedter, Max Dunstedter, Mickey Bloom, Victor Young, Gerard Carbonara, Frederick Hollander, Miklos Rozsa, and Marc Wilkinson. Includes manuscript scores and parts for the uncredited television show Let George do it (ca. 1960).
The collection is organized into the following series:
  • Series 1. 1, 1. 1

Container List

Box 7

Angel Bells 1954

Composer: Spencer, Herbert
Composer: Hagen, Earle

Note

Film unknown.
Box 2

Ballerina's Dream

Composer: Bloom, Mickey
Physical Description: pencil manuscript score; full score 36 p.
Box 1

The Biscuit Eater 1940

Composer: Hollander, Frederick
Physical Description: ozalid copy of copiest's manuscript, short score 26 leaves

Note

Paramount Films production. Inscription, "To Jack Moss from Louis R. Liptsone."
Box 6

Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid 1982 January 5

Composer: Rozsa, Miklos
Arranger: Palmer, Christopher
Conductor: Holdridge, Lee
Physical Description: Xerox copy of arranger's manuscript; full score

Note

Recorded in the Burbank studio.
Box 1

Donovan's Brain 1953

Composer: Dunstedter, Eddie
Physical Description: pencil manuscript score; short score 127 leaves

Note

United Artits film.
Box 7

The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu 1980

Composer: Williamson, Marc
Box 2

I Wanted Wings 1941

Composer: Young, Victor
Physical Description: pen and pencil manuscript score, full score 26 p.

Scope and Content Note

Prelude.

Note

Paramount Films production.
Box 3

Let George Do It 1960

Physical Description: 120 sets of musical inserts and spots, pencil scores, ink parts on manuscript paper

Note

Television program.
Box 4

Let George Do It 1960

Physical Description: 120 sets of musical inserts and spots, pencil scores, ink parts on manuscript paper

Note

Television program.
Box 5

Let George Do It 1960

Physical Description: 120 sets of musical inserts and spots, pencil scores, ink parts on manuscript paper

Note

Television program.
Box 1

The Midnight Follies 1928 December 20

Composer: Dunstedter, Eddie

Scope and Content Note

Program for the production at the Nicollet Hotel, Minneapolis.
Box 7

Rock a Fu

Composer: Williamson, Marc
Box 1

Shepherd of the Hills 1941

Composer: Carbonara, Gerard
Physical Description: ozalid copy of copiest's manuscript, short score 31 leaves

Note

Paramount Films production. Inscription, "To Jack (Moss) from Louis R. Lipstone."
Box 7

A Song is Born

Composer: DePaul, Gene
Composer: Raye, Don
Arranger: Burke, Sonny
Arranger: Hednerson, Charles
Box 2

Spy

Composer: Dunstedter, Max
Physical Description: pencil manuscript score; full score 14 p.
Box 1

Unidentified Sketches

Composer: Dunstedter, Eddie
Physical Description: pencil sketches; short score, piano score 92 leaves