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BOX 1-297, 332-370, 372, 374-383, 392-405 Show Music, 1880-1987
Music from different types of show comprise this series. While musicals represent the bulk of the music, there is also music from films, documentaries, television shows (including cartoons and programs for children), operettas, ice shows, plays, and two World's Fairs. Some of these shows were successful, such as My Fair Lady, but most were not: they closed in tryouts, after barely emerging on Broadway, or were never even produced at all.
Most of the music is manuscript scores, piano-vocal scores, vocal scores, parts, sketches, and lyric sheets in the hands of composers, lyricists, and copyists. Occasionally correspondence, notes, and lists are included.
Arranged alphabetically by show title and song title therein.
A la Carte, 1927
Mostly by Herman Hupfeld
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Baby's Blue
Piano-vocal scores; piano parts
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 The Calinde
Piano-vocal scores; lyric sheets; sketch; inserted pages detailing dance routine
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Dawe Medley
Piano part
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Duette from Romeo and Juliette
By Charles Gounod
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Give Trouble the Air
Piano-vocal score; piano part; lyric sheet
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 I'm Stepping Out with Lulu
By Henry Creamer and Jimmy Johnson
Piano-vocal scores; piano part with dance and seven choruses
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Old Apple Tree
First violin part
Note: Pencil sketch of "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" on verso
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Palm Beach Baby
Piano-vocal score without lyrics; lead sheet
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Sort of Lonesome
Score for piano
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Sunny Spain
Lyric sheet
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Wake Up
Piano-vocal score without lyrics
A to Z, undated
By Ivor Novello and Ronald Jeans
BOX-FOLDER 1/1 The Oldest Game in the World
Piano-vocal score with musical changes
Ace of Clubs, 1950
By Noel Coward
BOX-FOLDER 108/1 I'd Never Know
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/2 I Like America
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/3 Irish Song
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/4 Josephine
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/5 Man About the House
Piano-vocal score
Laid in: Correspondence
BOX-FOLDER 108/6 Something About a Salior
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/7 Spinning Song
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/8 Top of the Morning
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/9 Why Does Love
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 1/3 Adrienne, 1923
By Albert Von Tilzer and A. Seymour Brown; arranged by Platzman
Score for piano
Includes: Where the Ganges Flows; Love Is All; Just a Pretty Little House; The Hindu Hop
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, 1951
Music by Burton Lane; lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
Note: Proposed film musical that was never made
BOX-FOLDER 177/8 Cornstalk Fiddle and the Buckeye Bow
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 177/8 Give Me a Horse
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 177/8 Headin' for New Orleans
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 177/8 Huckleberry Finn
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 177/8 I Ain't Never Felt So Good Before
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 177/8 I'll Wait for You by the River
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 177/8 Pittsburgh Blue
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 177/8 When You Grow Up You'll Know
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 177/8 The World's Full of Suckers
Piano-vocal score; lyric sheet
Advise and Consent, 1962
By Jerry Fielding
BOX-FOLDER 108/2 Brig and Ellen
Short score
BOX-FOLDER 108/3 Brig and Seab in Park
Short score
BOX-FOLDER 108/4 Brig Decides on Suicide
Short score
BOX-FOLDER 108/5 Brig in Baby's Room
Short score
BOX-FOLDER 108/6 Dolly's Room
Short score
BOX-FOLDER 108/7 Ellen Reads the Letter
Short score
BOX-FOLDER 108/8 Invitation
Score for piano
BOX-FOLDER 108/3 Leffing Well and Johnny
Short score
BOX-FOLDER 108/4 Main Title
Short score
BOX-FOLDER 108/5 Manuel's Place
Short score
BOX-FOLDER 108/6 Samba Set
Score for piano
BOX-FOLDER 108/7 Society
Score for piano
BOX-FOLDER 108/8 The Whistler - the Bike
Short score
Aladdin, 1958
By Cole Porter
BOX-FOLDER 108/4 Aladdin
Piano-vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/4 Band 1 (Aladdin)
Piano-conductor score; vocal score
Laid in: List of published and unpublished songs
BOX-FOLDER 108/5 Genie's Theme
BOX-FOLDER 108/6 I Adore You
Piano-conductor score; piano-vocal score; vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/7 Opportunity Knocks but Once
Piano-conductor score; piano-vocal score; vocal score
BOX-FOLDER 108/8 Trust Your Destiny to Your Stary
Piano-conductor score; piano-vocal score; vocal score
Alice in Wonderland, 1948
By Richard Addinsell
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