Finding Aid for the Nat Farber Collection of Television Show Music Arrangements 1960?-1970?

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Nat Farber Collection of Television Show Music Arrangements,
Date (inclusive): 1960?-1970?
Collection number: 33-M
Creator: Farber, Nat
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1490
Abstract: The collection consists of manuscript scores of arrangements by various arrangers for the Carol Burnett Show, Danny Kaye Show, Glen Campbell Show, Rex Allen Show, Dinah Shore Show, and other productions; script and rehearsal schedules for Carol Burnett Shows.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Nat Farber Collection of Television Show Music Arrangements, 33-M, Performing Arts Special Collections , University of California, Los Angeles.

Biographical Note

Composer, pianist and arranger, Nat Farber, was educated at the Chicago Musical College and the Los Angeles Conservancy. He studied music with Ernst Toch and Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. He was a pianist, arranger and composer for a number of television shows and for the film studios of RKO, Columbia, and Walt Disney. Joining ASCAP in 1958, his chief musical collaborator was Paul Weston. Note courtesy of IMDB.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of manuscript scores of arrangements by various arrangers for the Carol Burnett Show, Danny Kaye Show, Glen Campbell Show, Rex Allen Show, Dinah Shore Show, and other productions; script and rehearsal schedules for Carol Burnett Shows.
The collection is organized into the following series:
  • Series 1. Carol Burnett Show
  • Series 2. Danny Kaye Show
  • Series 3. Glen Campbell Show
  • Series 4. Judy Garland Show
  • Series 5. Rex Allen Show
  • Series 6. Dinah Shore Show
  • Series 7. Unidentified Arrangements

Container List

 

Series 1. Carol Burnett Show

Box 5

Production Materials

Scope and Content Note

Includes scripts, schedules, rosters, etc.
Box 1

Ain't Got Nothin But the Blues Medley

Arranger: Welch, Mitzi
Arranger: Welch, Ken

Scope and Content Note

Hubba Hubba Honey -- Cuddle Up a Little Closer.
Box 1

Buda and Pesht

Composer: Welch, Ken
Composer: Welch, Mitzie
Box 2

La Caperncita Rosa

Composer: Welch, Ken
Composer: Welch, Mitzie
Composer: Malvin, Artie
Box 2

Carol's Theme

Box 2

Elegance

Box 2

Elizabethan Rhythm

Arranger: Matz, Peter
Box 2

Entertain You

Box 1

Gershwin Finale

Arranger: Welch, Ken
Arranger: Welch, Mitzie
Box 2

I Don't Want to Be Nelson

Box 1

It's Time to Say So Long

Arranger: Matz, Peter

Scope and Content Note

Irving Berlin mini-musical finale.
Box 2

Keep It In the Family

Composer: Fields, Coleman
Box 1

Kiss Me Bill - Bill and Annie

Composer: Welch, Mitzi
Composer: Welch, Ken
Box 1

Luck

Arranger: Matz, Peter
Box 1

Mine

Composer: Gershwin, George
Composer: Gershwin, Ira
Box 1

Off Broadway Medley

Arranger: Matz, Peter
Box 1

Punch and Judy Finale

Box 1

Sondheim Medley

Arranger: Matz, Peter
Box 1

There Was a Little Girl Medley

Arranger: Matz, Peter
Box 1

Tongue Twisters

Composer: Malvin
Composer: Black

Scope and Content Note

Cleopatra finale, Harnick and Bock mini-musical finale.
Box 2

Untitled Manuscripts

Note

Two manuscripts
Box 1

Warren Medley

Arranger: Matz, Peter
Box 1

When Your Lover Has Gone/Swan Lake

Composer: Swann, E. A.
Box 1

You're So London

Composer: Welch, Ken
Composer: Nichols, Mike
 

Series 2. Danny Kaye Show

Box 3

The Ballad of Red Ridin' Hood

Composer: Barnes, Billy
Composer: Brown, Earl
Box 3

Cake Walk Impressions

Box 3

Christmas Fantasy Dance - Old Friends Medley

Arranger: Barnes, Billy
Box 3

Come Dance With Me

Box 3

Conductor Sketch

Box 3

Cute

Box 3

Hand Me Down My Walkin Cane

Arranger: Brown, Earl
Box 3

Haven't We Met

Box 3

Hit Parade

Box 3

Hit Parade Medley

Box 3

Huckleberry Duck

Box 3

I've Got Your Number

Box 3

Just an Honest Mistake

Box 3

Mutual Admiration Society

Box 3

Suite For Odd Ball Instruments

Box 3

Swan Lake

Box 3

Table Dance Production

Box 3

Till Ballet

Box 3

Vickie

Composer: Barnes, Billy
Box 3

Walk It Off

Box 3

Work A John

 

Series 3. Glen Campbell Show

Box 3

Dressing Gown

Box 3

I'll Never Fall in Love Again

Arranger: Farber, Nat
Box 3

Spellbound

 

Series 4. Judy Garland Show

Box 4

West Side Story Medley

Arranger: Jennaro, Peter
 

Series 5. Rex Allen Show

Box 4

Deadwood Stage

Arranger: Schoen, Vic
 

Series 6. Dinah Shore Show

Box 4

Al Hirt Intro no. 2

Composer: Zimmerman, Harry
Composer: Brown, Earl
Box 4

Al Hirt Intro no. 3

Composer: Brown, Earl
Box 4

Bewitched

Arranger: Zimmerman, Harry
Box 4

Crosby Intro no. 5

Arranger: Zimmerman, Harry
Arranger: Brown, Earl
Box 4

Dina Intro no. 6

Box 4

Dinah Al Duet Intro no. 4

Arranger: Paich, Marty
Arranger: Brown, Earl
Box 4

Dinah Bing Intro no. 8

Arranger: Zimmerman, Harry
Arranger: Brown, Earl
Box 4

Dinah Bing Closing Duet

Box 4

Dinah Bing Duet

Box 4

Dinah Frank Good Day Medley

Arranger: Zimmerman, Harry
Box 4

Dinah Frank Second Medley

Arranger: Zimmerman, Harry
Box 4

Dinah Intro no. 1

Box 4

For Me And My Gal

Arranger: Zimmerman, Harry
Box 4

In the Still of the Night

Box 4

Mad About Him Blues

Box 4

Most Beautiful Girl

Box 4

Please Be Kind

 

Series 7. Unidentified Arrangements

Box 6

Unidentified Arrangements

Box 7

Unidentified Arrangements

Box 8

Unidentified Arrangements

Box 9

Unidentified Arrangements

Box 10

Unidentified Arrangements

Box 11

Unidentified Arrangements