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Lester Horton Dance Theater Collection

- SERIES DESCRIPTION / CONTAINER LIST
- Music

Series VII:

Music
Physical Description:
Contents: The music series consists of holograph manuscripts and printed music scores of original music and arrangements that were used primarily for performance and teaching. The materials date from 1918 to 1958 and are arranged alphabetically by title.
Arrangement:

Box 13 - Folder 1

14 traditional Spanish songs from Texas: transcribed by Gustavo Durán. Washington, D.C.: Pan American Union, 1942.
Physical Description: Printed score with lyrics.

On t.p.: From recordings. Also on t.p.: Music Series, No. 4; April 1942

Box 13 - Folder 2
Aesthetic ecstasyMusic by Lou Harrison
Physical Description: Holograph manuscript for piano in pencil; 1 p.

Used in Something to please everybody

Box 13 - Folder 3

Artistry in bolero. New York: Leslie Music Corporation, 1947.Music by Pete Rugolo
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts. 2 copies

On t.p.: Recorded on Capitol Records by Stan Kenton in Album BD-39

Box 13 - Folder 4

Artistry in boogie. New York: Leslie Music Corporation, 1947.Music by Stan Kenton and Pete Rugolo
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

On t.p.: Recorded on Capitol Record No. 273

Box 13 - Folder 5

Artistry in percussion. New York: Leslie Music Corporation, 1947.Music by Pete Rugolo
Physical Description: Printed parts.Copyist's manuscript of bass part

Box 13 - Folder 6

Artistry jumps. New York: Robbins Music Corporation, 1946.Music by Stan Kenton
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

On t.p.: Capitol Record No. 229

Box 13 - Folder 7

Babalú. New York: Peer International Corporation, 1939.Music by Margarita Leocuna; Spanish lyrics by Margarita Leocuna; English lyrics by S. K. Russell
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

Box 13 - Folder 8
Barrel houseMusic by Anita Short
Physical Description: Photocopy of manuscript score with holograph annotations; 8 p.

On cover page: December 1947

Box 13 - Folder 9
Beguine
Physical Description: Manuscript full score in pencil; 10 p. Manuscript parts in ink

Box 13 - Folder 10
Beguine
Physical Description: Manuscript part in ink

Box 14 - Folder 1
The belovedMusic by Judith Hamilton
Physical Description: Manuscript for piano in ink; 10 p. After composer's name: 1948

Box 14 - Folder 2
The beloved
Physical Description: Manuscript for piano in ink with annotations in pencil; 11 p. Manuscript sketches in pencil; 4 p.

Box 14 - Folder 3
Bim biri ho - Cuba antigua Music by [Ramón Márquez and Salvador Rangel]
Physical Description: Manuscript parts in ink with annotations in pencil

Box 14 - Folder 4
Bim biri ho
Physical Description: Manuscript parts in pencil

Box 14 - Folder 5

Bim biri ho: Mambo. Mexico: Hnos Márquez, S. de R.L., 1952.Music by Ramón Márquez and Salvador Rangel
Physical Description: Printed parts with annotations in pencil

Box 14 - Folder 6

Bizet has his day. New York: Mutual Music Society, Inc., 1942.Arranged by Ben Homer
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

On cover page: based on Bizet's L'Arlesienne Suite

Box 14 - Folder 7

Blue flame. New York: Charling Music Corp., 1943.Music by James Noble and Joe Bishop Lyric by Leo Corday
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts with annotations in pencil

Box 14 - Folder 8

Blue snow. New York: Leeds Music Corporation, 1943. Music by Milt Lance
Physical Description: Printed short score and parts

On cover page: Leeds original manuscript series

Box 14 - Folder 9

Boogie woogie. New York: Melrose Music Corp., 1943.
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

On cover page: Arranged by Deane Kincaide for Tommy Dorsey and his orchestra on Victor Record No. 26054

Box 14 - Folder 9

Physical Description:

Box 14 - Folder 10
Brown County, Indiana Music by Kenneth Klaus
Physical Description: Manuscript piano part in ink; 12 p.

On cover page: Lorca (Brown County)

Box 14 - Folder 11
Brown County, Indiana
Physical Description: Photocopy of manuscript two piano part with annotations in pencil; 16 p.

After composer's name: 1950

Box 14 - Folder 12
Brown County, Indiana
Physical Description: Photocopy of manuscript two piano part; 16 p. After composer's name: April 11, 1950 2 copies

Box 14 - Folder 13
Brush off [blues] Music by Milton Rosen and Laird Mason
Physical Description: Photocopy of manuscript for piano; 2 copies

Used in On the upbeat

Box 14 - Folder 14
Burla del unicornio
Physical Description: Manuscript for two piano part in ink; 14 p.

Box 14 - Folder 15

Caballo negro. Mexico: Editorial Mexicana de Música Internacional S.A., 1951.
Physical Description: Printed parts with holograph annotations in pencil; Manuscript piano-conductor score; 2 p. Manuscript parts

Box 14 - Folder 16
Cholito the flop
Physical Description: Manuscript short score; 3 p. Manuscript parts

On p. 1: Cholito - The Flop (Revised)

Box 15 - Folder 1

Chôros No. 5. Brazil: Ediçao da Casa Vieira Machado de Guilherme Fontainha Music by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Physical Description: Printed for piano with annotations in pencil

On t.p.: Alma Brasileira; Rio, 1925

Box 15 - Folder 2
Chronicle Music by Sidney Cutner
Physical Description: Manuscript parts in pencil

Box 15 - Folder 3
Chronicle
Physical Description: Manuscript. sketches in pencil; [30] p.

Box 15 - Folder 4
Closing Music by Lou Harrison
Physical Description: Manuscript for piano in ink with annotations in pencil; 2 p.

Box 15 - Folder 5
Danse Congo Music by Sidney Cutner
Physical Description: Manuscript sketches in pencil; [8] p.

Box 15 - Folder 6
Dedication to Ruth, Mary, Martha Music by Gertrude Rivers Robinson
Physical Description: Manuscript piano score in ink; 10 p.

On t.p. under composer's name: 1953 Also referred to as To Ruth, Mary and Martha. Used in Dedications in our time

Box 15 - Folder 7
Dithyrambos Music by Lou Harrison
Physical Description: Manuscript piano part in pencil; 3 p.; Manuscript percussion part in pencil; 2 p.

Box 15 - Folder 8

The Elks' parade. New York: Robbins Music Corporation, 1942.
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts with annotations in pencil

Music by Bobby Sherwood

Box 15 - Folder 9

Five little dances for the piano. New York: G. Schirmer, Inc., 1946. Music by Paul Creston

Printed for piano

Box 15 - Folder 10

Five pieces on popular Brazilian children's songs. New York: Music Press, Inc., n.d. Music by Heitor Villa-Lobos

Printed for piano ;On t.p.: Album 6; On t.p.: A William Kapell

Box 15 - Folder 11

Five pieces on popular Brazilian children's songs. New York: Music Press, Inc., n.d. Music by Heitor Villa-Lobos

Printed for piano; On t.p.: Album 7; On t.p.: A Noemi Bittencourt

Box 15 - Folder 12
Flight from reality Music by Dane Rudhyar
Physical Description: Manuscript sketch in ink and pencil; 7 p.

Box 15 - Folder 13
Frevo Music by Milton Rosen
Physical Description: Manuscript parts in ink with annotations in pencil

Used in Tropic trio and/or Estilo de tú

Box 15 - Folder 14

Get happy - fox trot. New York: Remick Music Corp., 1930. Music by Harold Arlen and Ted Koehler
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

Box 15 - Folder 15
Growth of Action Music by Dane Rudhyar
Physical Description: Holograph manuscript score in ink; 3 p.

Under composer's name: From "Song from Exile" 1926-27

Box 15 - Folder 16
The house on the hill: A madrigal cantata Music by Michael Hennagin
Physical Description: Photocopy of manuscript chorus score; 20 p.

On t.p.: From poem manuscript by Edwin Arlington Robinson

Box 15 - Folder 17

The hundred best short classics.London: Paterson's Publications Ltd., n.d. Music by various composers
Physical Description:

Printed for piano

Box 15 - Folder 18

Ican.New York: Mills Music Inc., 1954. Music by Eddie Cano

Printed for piano On cover page: Recorded by The Tony Martínez Quintet on RCA-Victor Records

Box 15 - Folder 19

I'll never be free. New York: Laurel Music Corp., 1950. Music by Bennie Benjamin and George Weiss
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

Box 15 - Folder 20
Inebria Music by Lou Harrison
Physical Description: Manuscript sketch in pencil; 2 p.

Box 15 - Folder 21
Jalousie Music by Jacob Gade
Physical Description: Photocopy violin part with annotations in ink

Box 16 - Folder 1
Jungle river boat Arranged by Michael Hennagin
Physical Description: Arranger's holograph score in pencil; 10 p.

Arranger's holograph parts in ink

Box 16 - Folder 2

Latino.Mexico: Editorial Mexicana de Música Internacional, S.A., 1951. Music by Pérez Prado
Physical Description: Printed parts

Box 16 - Folder 3

Leap frog. New York: Leeds Music Corporati on, 1942. Music by Joe Garland
Physical Description: Printed condensed score and parts with annotations in ink

Box 16 - Folder 4

Look to the rainbow. New York: Crawford Music Corporation, n.d Music by Burton Lane.

Printed for piano

Box 16 - Folder 5
A lost soul in outer space, no. 1, op. 7 Music by Robert M. Ada
Physical Description: Manuscript

Box 16 - Folder 6
Love dance-cumbia Arranged by Michael Hennagin
Physical Description: Arranger's holograph score in pencil; 12 p.

Box 16 - Folder 7
Love dance-cumbia Arranged by Michael Hennagin
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript parts in ink with annotations in pencil Copyist's manuscript lead sheet in ink with annotations in ink; 3 p.

Box 16 - Folder 8
Love dance-cumbia Arranged by Michael Hennagin
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript parts in ink

Box 16 - Folder 9
Lysistrata Music by Simon Abel
Physical Description: Manuscript sketches in pencil; [45] p.

Box 16 - Folder 10
Magic dance for piano and percussion instruments Music by Ernest Kanitz
Physical Description: Photocopy of manuscript score; 9 p.

On t.p.: Copyright 1947

Box 16 - Folder 11

Mambo jambo.New York: Southern Music Pub., Inc., n.d. Music by Pérez Prado; Lyric by Raymond Karl and Charlie Towne; Arranged by Jack Mason
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

Box 16 - Folder 12

Mambo No. 5.Mexico: Editorial Mexicana de Música Internacional, 1948 Music by Pérez Prado
Physical Description: Printed parts with annotations in pencil; 3 copies

Box 17 - Folder 1
Mambo #5 - Bamboo Alley Original music by Pérez Prado
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript of lead sheet in ink; 2 p.; Copyist's manu script parts

Box 17 - Folder 2
Mambo #8
Physical Description: Manuscript with pasted on photocopy of manuscript lead sheet; 1 p. Manuscript with pasted on photocopy of manuscript of parts

Box 17 - Folder 3

A manha da pierrete. Providence, R.I.: Axelrod-Music, 1938. Music by Heitor Villa-Lobos

Printed for solo piano

Box 17 - Folder 4
A mão direita tem una roseira Music by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Physical Description: Printed for piano

Box 17 - Folder 5
The matriarch: a ballet for 3 dancers Music by Michael Hennagin
Physical Description: Holograph manuscript score; 37 p.

At the end: April 27, 58 [1958]

Box 17 - Folder 6
Medea Music by Audrée Covington
Physical Description: Manuscript piano I part in pencil; 10 p.; Manuscript piano II part in pencil; 8 p

Box 17 - Folder 7

Mintika No.3: From the three Maries.New York: Carl Fischer, Inc., 1941. Music by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Physical Description: Printed for piano with annotations in pencil

Box 17 - Folder 8
Miscellaneous titles

Contents: Titles include:

Box 17 - Folder 9
Morning mourning Music by Gertrude Rivers Robinson
Physical Description: Photocopy of manuscript for piano with annotations in penci l; 24 p.

Box 17 - Folder 10
Occult Music by Lou Harrison
Physical Description: Manuscript sketch in ink and pencil; 1 p.

Box 17 - Folder 11

Old devil moon: Fox trot. New York: Crawford Music Corporation, n.d. Music by Burt Lane; Words by E. Y. Harburg
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts with annotations in pencil

On cover page: From the New Musical Finian's Rainbow

Box 17 - Folder 12
Orientale
Physical Description: Manuscript sketche s in ink and pencil; [6] p.

Box 17 - Folder 13

The peanut vendor: Fox trot. New York: Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, 1928. Music by Moises Simons; Lyric by Marion Sunshine and L. Wolfe Gilbert; Arranged by Lawrence Kemptom
Physical Description: Printed piano score

Prado de Pena see Yerma

Box 17 - Folder 14

A próle do bébé No. 1. - Collecção de 8 peças. Rio de Janeiro: Sampaio Araujo & Cia., n.d. Music by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Physical Description: Printed for piano solo (6 separate parts)

Above composer's name: Rio, 1918

Box 17 - Folder 15

Que te parece cholito: Tamborera Panameña. Mexico: Editorial Mexicana de Música Internacional, S.A., 1950. Music by Ulpiano Herrera ; Arranged by Avelino Muñoz
Physical Description: Printed lead sheet and parts; Manuscript parts ; Manuscript with pasted on photocopy of manuscript of parts

Box 18 - Folder 1

Redskin rumba.New York: Capitol Songs, Inc., n.d. Music by Charlie Barnet
Physical Description: Printed short score and parts

Box 18 - Folder 2
St. Francis Music by Gershen Ki ngsley
Physical Description: Manuscript for piano in pencil; 59 p.

At end of score: June 5, 54 [1954]

Box 18 - Folder 3
Salome
Physical Description: Manuscript sketches in pencil; [21] p. Manuscript percussion parts in pencil

Box 22 - Folder 1
Salome
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript full score in pencil; 27 leaves

Box 22 - Folder 2
Salome
Physical Description: Manuscript percussion score in pencil; [70] leaves; Manuscript miscellaneous music sheet: Prophet's Entrance

Box 18 - Folder 4
Salome
Physical Description: Manuscript percussion parts in pencil Copyist's manuscript percussion parts in ink; 8 p.

Box 22 - Folder 3
Salome
Physical Description: Manuscript percussion score in pencil; [69] leaves

Box 18 - Folder 5-7
Salome
Physical Description: Manuscript percussion parts in pencil

Box 22 - Folder 4
Salome
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript percussion score in pencil; 49 leaves

Box 18 - Folder 8
Salome
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript parts in ink

Box 19 - Folder 1
Salome
Physical Description: Manuscript of choreographic-scenario material in pencil; 8 p.

Box 19 - Folder 2
Salome (Dance to Herod)
Physical Description: Manuscript score in pencil in spiral binding; [13] p.

Box 19 - Folder 3
Seguidilla Music by Isaac Albeniz
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript for piano I in ink; 4 p.; Copyist's manuscript for piano II in ink; 4 p. .

Box 19 - Folder 4
Sextette for piano and strings Music by Earl Kim
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript score in ink; 10 p.

Box 19 - Folder 5
Shootin' star Music by Sol Kaplan; Lyrics by Bob Russell
Physical Description: Photocopy of manuscript scores [13 separate scores]

Box 19 - Folder 6

Similau. New York: Campbell Music, Inc., 1948. Music by Arden Clar; English lyrics by Harry Coleman; Spanish lyrics by Leopoldo Gonzalez
Physical Description: Printed parts; 2 copies

Box 19 - Folder 7

Sing sing sing: With a swing.New York: Robbins Music Corporation, 1936. Music by Louis Prima; Lyrics by Louis Prima
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

Box 19 - Folder 8

Skokiaan: South Africa song: Fox trot. New York: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc., 1952. Music by August Arurgwa; Arranged by Johnny Warrington
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts with annotations in pencil

Box 19 - Folder 9
La soldadera Music by Kenneth Klaus
Physical Description: Photocopy manuscript for piano; 6 p.; 2 copies

Under composer's name: Dec 31, 1949

Box 19 - Folder 10
La soldadera (Orozco) Music by Kenneth Klaus
Physical Description: Manuscript for piano in ink; 6 p.

Used in Dedications in our time: To José Clemente Orozco

Box 19 - Folder 11
Something to please everyone Music by Lou Harrison
Physical Description: Manuscript in ink and pencil; 2 p.

Box 19 - Folder 12

Stompin' at the savoy.New York: Robbins Music Corporation, 1936 Music by Benny Goodman, Chick Webb and Edgar Sampson
Physical Description: . Printed piano-conductor score and parts

Under title: Victor Record No. 25247-A

Box 19 - Folder 13

Suite for the piano. New York: G. Schirmer, Inc., 1942. Music by George Antheil
Physical Description:

Printed for piano

Box 20 - Folder 1

Temptation. New York: Robbins Music Corporati on, 1946. Music by Nacio Herb Brown; Lyrics by Arthur Freed
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

Box 20 - Folder 2
Things ain't what they used to be
Physical Description: Manuscript score in pencil; 4 p.; Manuscript parts in ink

Box 20 - Folder 3
Totem incantation Music by Judith Hamilton
Physical Description: Manuscript piano score in pencil in spiral binding; [32] p. ; Manuscript piano score part I in pencil in spiral binding; [16]p.; Manuscript piano score part II in pencil in spiral binding; [12] p. ;Manuscript parts in pencil

Box 22 - Folder 5
Totem incantation Music by Judith Hamilton
Physical Description: Manuscript score in pencil; [53] leaves

Box 20 - Folder 4
Totem incantation Music by Judith Hamilton
Physical Description: Manuscript sketches in ink and pencil

Box 20 - Folder 5

Tropical merengue. New York: Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, 1955. Music by Rafael Muñoz; Arranged by Joe Loco; English lyrics by Lawrence Elow and Don Marsh
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts with annotations in ink

Box 20 - Folder 6

Trumpet blues and cantabile: Fox trot.New York: Paramount Music Corporation, 1942. Music by Harry Janes and Jack Matthias; Arranged by Jack Matthias
Physical Description: Printed piano-conductor score and parts

Box 20 - Folder 7

The twelve days of Christmas. New York: G. Schirmer, Inc., 1952.
Physical Description: Printed piano score

On t.p.: Collected and adapted for voice and piano by John Jacob Niles

Box 20 - Folder 8
Unidentified
Physical Description: Manuscripts in ink and pencil Printed for piano

Box 20 - Folder 9
Untitled; Music by Gerhardt Dorn
Physical Description: Manuscript score in pencil; 7 p.

Box 20 - Folder 10
Untitled; Music by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Physical Description: Manuscript for piano in pencil; 4 p.

Box 20 - Folder 11

The voice of Haiti.New York: Clarence Williams Music Publishing Co., Inc., 1938. Recompilation by Laura Bowman and Leroy Antoine
Physical Description:

On cover page: An unusual collection of original Native ceremonial songs, invocations, voodoo chants, drum beats and rhythm manuscript, stories of traditions, etc. of the Haitian People

Box 20 - Folder 12
Warsaw ghetto Music by Sol Kaplan
Physical Description: Manuscript of choreographic-scenario material; [5] p

.

Box 21 - Folder 1
Xango Music by Milton Rosen
Physical Description: Manuscript parts in ink

Used in Tropic trio and/or Estilo du tú

Box 21 - Folder 2
Xango Music by Milton Rosen
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript lead sheet in ink; 9 p.; Copyist's manuscript parts in ink

On t. p. of lead sheet: Concert version

Box 21 - Folder 3
Xango Music by Milton Rosen
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript lead sheet in ink; 5 p.; Copyist's manuscript parts in ink

On t.p. of lead sheet: Commercial version

Box 21 - Folder 4
Xango Music by Milton Rosen
Physical Description: Copyist's manuscript parts in ink

Box 21 - Folder 5
Yerma Music by Gertrude Rivers Robinson
Physical Description: Manuscript for piano I in pencil; 12 p.; Manuscript for piano II in pencil; 11 p. .


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