Finding Aid for the Ampico Player Piano Rolls Collection

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Arts and Humanities--Music

Finding Aid of the Ampico Player Piano Rolls Collection

Collection number: 193

UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections



University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • University of California, Los Angeles, Library
  • Performing Arts Special Collections, Room A1713
  • Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Phone: (310) 825-4988
  • Fax: (310) 206-1864
  • Email: speccoll-paging@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www2.library.ucla.edu/specialcollections/performingarts/index.cfm
Processed by:
UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
3/6/01
Encoded by:
Bryan Griest
© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ampico Player Piano Rolls Collection
Collection number: 193
Creator: Ampico Reproducing Piano, East Rochester, N.Y.
Extent: 5 boxes (2.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: This collection consists of 54 Ampico (American Piano Company) player piano rolls.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Librarian for Performing Arts Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Performing Arts Special Collectionsas the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Richard H. Keagy, 3/6/2001.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Ampico Player Piano Rolls Collection, 193, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

54 Ampico (American Piano Company) player piano rolls.

Collection Contents

 

Box 1, Item 1

Harry Shipman, assisted by Fred A. Schmitz Swanee River Moon 202561-F.

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Waltz, Key of D flat (Clarke)
Box 1, Item 2

The Original Piano Trio. List'ning on some radio. 202711-F.

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"Ziegfeld Follies of 1922." Fox-Trot, Key of D flat (Hirsch and Stamper)
Box 1, Item 3

Maurice Dumesnil. La Campanella. 54296.

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(Paganini - Liszt)
Box 1, Item 4

Leo Ornstein. Liebstraum (A dream of love). 50425.

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Liszt
Box 1, Item 5

J. Milton Delcamp. Marionette. 61741-F.

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Novelette (Arndt)
Box 1, Item 6

Robert Farquhar. Lonesome Walls, Wishing (Will Make it so), Kiss Me with Your Eyes. 01124.

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Fox trot recording (Jerome Kern, B.G. DeSylva, Burton Lane, respectively)
Box 2, Item 1

Edgar Fairchild. The Song of Songs (Chanson du coeur brise). 1341-F.

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Key of B flat (Moya)
Box 2, Item 2

Sergei Rachmaninoff. Impromptu. 69373.

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Op. 90, No. 4, A flat (Schubert)
Box 2, Item 3

Arden and Carroll. Singin' in the Rain. 211971-E.

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"Hollywood Revue" Fox-Trot, G major (Freed-Brown)
Box 2, Item 4

Adam Carroll. Querida (Sweetheart). 2493.

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Spanish Serenade, ballad in F major (Valdez-Simon)
Box 2, Item 5

Harry Shipman. Three O'Clock in the Morning. 202321-F.

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Waltz, key of D flat (Terriss-Robledo)
Box 2, Item 6

Moriz Rosenthal. Songs Without Words. 67431.

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Op. 62, No. 30, "Spring Song" (Mendelssohn)
Box 2, Item 7

Marguerite Volavy. Arabesque. 51004.

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Op. 59, No. 2, "Romance" (Harry F. Arnold)
Box 3, Item 1

Dilworth and Clair. While the Years Roll By. 20301-E.

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Waltz, Key of G (Austin)
Box 3, Item 2

Lewis J. Fuiks. Dark Eyes. 212091.

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Tango, F Major (Denver-Salami)
Box 3, Item 3

Olga Samaroff. Turkish March. 59831-G.

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(Beethoven-Rubenstein)
Box 3, Item 4

Vincent Lopez. That's My Weakness Now. 210531.

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Fox Trot - E flat (Green-Stept)
Box 3, Item 5

Victor Herbert. Kiss Me Again. 371-G.

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"Mlle. Modeste" Ballad, key of G (Blossom-Herbert)
Box 3, Item 6

Adam Carroll. Musical Comedy Favorites. 67823.

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No. 9, Fox Trot 1. Do-Do-Do "Oh, Kay!" 2. Two Little Ships "The Nightingale" 3. Rio Rita "Rio Rita" 4. Following the Sun Around "Rio Rito" 5. Just Across the River From Queens "Bye Bye Bonnie" 6. You Smiled at Me "The Ramblers"
Box 3, Item 7

Harry Shipman. Pagan Love Song. 211851-E.

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"The Pagan" Waltz, C Major (Freed-Brown)
Box 4, Item 1

Henry Lange. An Orange Grove in California. 204241-E.

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"Music Box Revue" Fox Trot in E flat (Berlin)
Box 4, Item 2

Wilbur Chenoweth. Carry Me Back to Old Virginny, A Kiss in Xanadu, Alt Wien. 69923.

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(Bland), (Deems Taylor), (Godowsky), respectively
Box 4, Item 3

Edgar Fairchild. Only a Rose. 207001-E.

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"The Vagabond King" Ballad, B flat major, (Friml)
Box 4, Item 4

Muriel Pollack. All Muddled Up. 203211.

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Fox Trot in C (Wenrich)
Box 4, Item 5

Herbert Clair. The Sheik of Araby. 202291-F.

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Fox Trot, key of B flat, (Smith-Wheeler-Snyder)
Box 4, Item 6

Benno Moiseiwitsch. Jeux D'Eau. 57836.

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The Fountain (Ravel)
Box 4, Item 7

Vincent Lopez. Ritzi Mitzi. 203731-E.

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Fox Trot, key of E flat (Conrad-Bibo)
Box 5, Item 1

Mischa Levitzki. Waltz. 58073-H.

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Op. 64, No. 3, A flat major (Chopin)
Box 5, Item 2

J. Milton Delcamp. What Could Be Sweeter. 203951.

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Fox Trot - E flat (Panico-Jones)
Box 5, Item 3

Fanny Bloomfield Zeisler. Waltzing Doll. 91012.

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Poupee Valsante (Poldini)