ALEXANDER COURAGE COLLECTION: Series 3-7

 

 

Series 3: Occasional and Miscellaneous Scores 

 

Box 70

folder 1 Academy Awards Medley. ms score and repro piano score
folder 2 Academy Awards music – misc.
folder 3 America, the Beautiful. Bates-Ward, arr. A. Courage for Boston Pops. repro ms score
folder 4 Another, Another. Pops arrangement. ms score
folder 5 Another Opening. ms score
folder 6 Astaire Medley. Arr. A. Courage for Boston Pops. ms score and repro full score

Box 71

folder 1 The Best of Everything (Frankie Vaughn Vocal). [from A. Courage folder marker “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro conductor’s score
folder 2 Bldg. and Safety. repro ms score
folder 3 Boston Pops Christmas, 1988 – “Christmas Medley,” “White Christmas,” “We Wish You a Merry Christmas.” ms score
folder 4 Boston Pops Christmas, 1990 – “Carol of the Bells,” “Have Yourself.” ms score
folder 5 By the Sea. ms score
folder 6 Carnegie Hall Christmas, 1991 – Final Medley. repro ms score
folder 7 A Christmas Greeting (The Carols of Alfred Burt). Arr. A. Courage for Boston Pops. repro and ms score
folder 8 A Christmas Greeting Book II (The Carols of Alfred Burt). Arr. A. Courage for Boston Pops. repro and ms score

Box 72

folder 1 Christmas Pops – “Sleigh Ride,” “A Christmas Festival” by Leroy Anderson. repro score
folder 2 Christmas in Washington, 1987 – “Traditional Medley,” “Ave Maria.” repro and ms score
folder 3 Cleopatra Enters Rome (Symphony Version). [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro conductor’s score
folder 4 Concentrate. Cole Porter, arr. Conrad Salinger. repro condensed score
folder 5 Days of Wine and Roses. [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro conductor’s score
folder 6 The Five Pennies (Joni James Vocal). [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro conductor’s score
folder 7 Freedom. Gary Geld; arr. A. Courage. piano score and ms of arrangement
folder 8 The Hanging Tree (Frankie Laine Vocal). [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro conductor’s score
folder 9 Charles Ives’ “A Christmas Carol.” Arr. for Boston Pops. repro and ms score
folder 10 Liberty Weekend, 1986 – “Liberty Fanfare,” “Welcome to Liberty.” John Williams; arr. A. Courage. repro and ms score
folder 11 Limehouse Blues. [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro piano score
folder 12 Long Ago. ms score
folder 13 Marni Nixon Medley. [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro conductor’s score (2)

Box 73

folder 1 Medal Fanfares. ms score
folder 2 Music from Hollywood concert, 1963. Film Composers’ Medley. ms score and repro piano score
folder 3 J. Norman concert arrangements – “The Song is You,” “With a Song,” “I Love You,” I’m Old Fashioned.” ms score
folder 4 Oscar Fantasy Overture No.1 (Academy Awards 1962). ms score
folder 5 Over the Rainbow. Arlen-Harburg; arr. A. Courage for Boston Pops. repro and ms score
folder 6 Preamble. Larry Grossman; arr. A. Courage. repro and ms score
folder 7 Route 66 Medley. [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro conductor’s score
folder 8 The Sea Hawk. [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro conductor’s score
folder 9 Side No.6 “Captain from Castile” Records. [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro piano score
folder 10 Singin’. repro ms score
folder 11 Singin’ in the Rain. Brown-Freed; arr. A. Courage for Boston Pops. repro ms score
folder 12 Songs the Kids Brought Home from Camp. songs written for Warner Bros. album; John Raitt, singer)
folder 13 SN. ms score

Box 74

folder 1 Spring Medley, April May June. (for John Williams) ms score
folder 2 The Summer Knows. repro ms score
folder 3 Summertime. Arr. for I. Perlman by John Williams. repro ms score
folder 4 Tales from the Vienna Woods. repro piano arr.
folder 5 Tara’s Theme. [From A. Courage folder marked “Various Academy Awards and CLG Concerts”] repro piano score
folder 6 That’s Entertainment. ms score of arr.
folder 7 TJB Tune – I Should Say to You What You Said to Me. ms score and repro of parts
folder 8 Torch Lighting (short). A. Courage arr., based on A. Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man.” ms score
folder 9 Trolley Song. Pops arrangement. ms score
folder 10 unknown production, 1983 – songs, words, and music by A. Courage. ms score
folder 11 Wedding Dance No. 1. repro ms score
folder 12 The Word. Alex North; arr. A. Courage. repro ms score

 

 

Series 4: Scripts and Filming Schedules

A: Motion Pictures

Box 75

folder 1 Ace Eli and Roger of the Skies. Music breakdown. 2-3/73
folder 2 Doctor Dolittle. Screenplay treatment by Leslie Bricusse. 7/14/65
folder 3 Doctor Dolittle. Revised screenplay by Leslie Bricusse. 3/7/66
folder 4 Doctor Dolittle. Screenplay revisions. 8-10/66
folder 5 Doctor Dolittle. Music notes. 4-9/67
folder 6 Fiddler on the Roof. Screenplay, second draft by Joseph Stein. 12/19/69
folder 7 Fiddler on the Roof. Call sheet and recording schedule.

Box 76

folder 1 The Great Cherub Knitwear Strike. Final screenplay by Ethel Tyne. 7/7/75
folder 2 The Great Cherub Knitwear Strike. Taping schedule. 7/28-8/1/75
folder 3 Gremlins II. Music notes. 2/27/90
folder 4 The Last Butterfly. Music notes. 2/11/90
folder 5 Matinee. Music notes.
folder 6 My Fair Lady. Music Notes.
folder 7 Unfaithfully Yours. Revised screenplay by Valerie Curtain and Barry Levinson. 11/12/82
folder 8 Yes, Giorgio. Revised screenplay by Norman Steinberg. 4/10/81
folder 9 Yes, Giorgio. MGM memos, staff and crew lists, work schedules. 2/81-8/81
folder 10 Yes, Giorgio. Programs, reviews and articles. [see also Series 7 for duplicates]

B: Television

Box 77

BOONE

folder 1 cue sheets (“The Decision,” “The Trial,” “Banjo,” “The Monument”)
folder 2 “The Decision” (Pilot Script) by Earl Hamner. First draft
folder 3 “The Decision” (Pilot Script) by Earl Hamner. Final draft
folder 4 “The Decision” (Pilot Script) by Earl Hamner. Revised final draft and revision notes

EIGHT IS ENOUGH

folder 5 cue sheets (“Domino Theory,” “Turnabout”)

FALCON CREST

folder 6 cue sheets (“The Harvest,” “Kindred Spirits”)

FLAMINGO ROAD

folder 7 cue sheets (“The Intruder,” “Code Red”)

THE WALTONS

folder 8 spotting notes (“The Gypsies”)
folder 9 filming schedules, lead time schedules, cast and crew lists
folder 10 cue sheets (“The Heritage,” “The Achievement,” “The Hiding Place,” “The Ferris Wheel,” “The Stray,” “The First Casualty,” “The Grandchild,” “The Festival,” “Grandma Comes Home,” “The Starlet,” “The Violated,” “The Silver Wings,” “The Prodigals,” “The Traveling Man,” “The Waltons Decade,” “The Gold Watch,” “The Indiscretion,” “The Heartache,” “The Lumberjack,” “The Revel,” “Valentine’s Day,” “Mother’s Day”)
folder 11 “The Seashore” by Marion Hargrave. (Year 6 No.9) #188452
folder 12 “Founder’s Day” by Kathleen Hite. (Year 7 No.24) #188719
folder 13 “Founder’s Day” by Kathleen Hite. (Year 7 No.24) #188719
folder 14 “Founder’s Day” by Kathleen Hite. (Year 7 No.24) #188719

Box 78

folder 1 “The Valediction” by Clair Whitaker. (Year 8 No.24) #188188
folder 2 “The Walton Decade: A Retrospective” by Earl Hamner. (Year 8 No.25?) #188192
folder 3 “A Decade of the Waltons” by Earl Hamner. (Year 8 No.25?) #188192
folder 4 “The Beginning” by Kathleen Hite. (Year 9 No.14) #189217
folder 5 “The Pearls” by Kathleen Hite. (Year 9 No.15) #189214
folder 6 “The Threshold” by Scott Hamner. (Year 9, No.17) #189216
folder 7 “The Heartache” by Kathleen Hite. (Year 9 No.19) #189222
folder 8 “The Hostage” by Marjorie Fowler. (Year 9 No.21) #189223
folder 9 “The Revel” by Scott Hamner. (Year 9 No.22) #189221
folder 10 “The Revel” by Scott Hamner. (Year 9 No.22) #189221

 

 

Series 5: Recordings

A: Motion Pictures

Box 79

DOCTOR DOLITTLE

rec 1 original demos – 4 songs. 1965
rec 2 demos. May 1966
rec 3 takedown prerecording: “Where Are the Words,” “Like Animals,” “When I Look In Your Eyes,” “At the Crossroads,” “I Think I Like You.” May-June 1966
rec 4 “The Doctor’s Dilemma” (Harrison’s house.) October 1966
rec 5 “I’ve Never Seen Anything Like It” R. Attenborough takedown; “The Doctor’s Dilemma” takedown at Harrison’s house.
rec 6 Dolittle losers: “I’ll Fight a Lion.”

HELLO DOLLY

rec 7 “When the Parade” takedown.

LOST IN THE STARS

rec 8 “Lost in the Stars.” Brock Peters Vocal and Orch.
rec 9 “Wild Justice.” Cliff Davis and Choir.
rec 10 “Cry the Beloved Country.” Scene 100. Prisoner Choir.
rec 11 “Cry the Beloved Country.” Scene 100A. Prisoner Choir.
rec 12 “Stay Well.” Melba Moore and Piano.
rec 13 “Trouble Man.” Melba Moore and Piano.
rec 14 “Big Mole.”
rec 15 “Johannesberg.”
rec 16 “Little Gray House.”
rec 17 “Murder in Parkwold” and “Fear.”
rec 18 “Thousands of Miles.”

Box 80

THE MATCHMAKER

rec 1 “Wedding Dance” takedown
rec 2 “Nelsons in Central Hotel and Ceilidh.” Sept. 1970
rec 3 “Morris’ Death Sequence.” [production unknown]

NAGRA #1

rec 4 “Wildwood Flower,” “Jambalaya.”

TORA TORA TORA

rec 5 “Japanese Music: Umi Yukaba, Umi, Gunkan Koshinkyoku, Shokan Reishikino Rappa.”

YES, GIORGIO

rec 6 outtakes
rec 7 outtakes
rec 8 outtakes

DOCTOR DOLITTLE

rec 9 Part I – “My Friend the Doctor,” “Reluctant Vegetarian,” “The Vegetarian,” “Talk to the Animals,” “Fabulous Places,” “When I Look in Your Eyes,” “After Today,” “Children Want to Know Why.”
rec 10 Part II – “Like Animals,” “Where Are the Words?” “If I Could Be Anyone At All,” “At the Crossroads,” “I Don’t Want to Be a King,” “Beautiful Things,” “I Think I Like You,” “I’ve Never Seen Anything Like It.”
rec 11 Part III – “I’ve Never Seen Anything Like It,” “The Doctor’s Dilemma,” piano temp. track of “Doctor Dolittle.”

FUNNY FACE

rec 12 “Basal Metabolism.” 1956

THE LAST BUTTERFLY

rec 13 soundtrack album cassette

B: Television

Box 81

EIGHT IS ENOUGH

rec 1 Pilot. #438193
rec 2 “Domino Theory,” reel 1. #188363
rec 3 “Domino Theory,” reel 2. #188363
rec 4 “Turnabout.” #188353
rec 5 “Quarantine.” #188355
rec 6 “V is for Vivian.” #188360

FLAMINGO ROAD

rec 7 “The Intruder.” #189504

THE WALTONS

rec 8 “The Homecoming” (Pilot). #CTN131-153
rec 9 “The Gypsies” (Year 1, No.3). #186318
rec 10 “The Runaway,” reel 2 (Year 3, No.3). #188063
rec 11 “The Thoroughbred,” reel 1 (Year 3, No.5). #188062
rec 12 “The Conflict,” reel 1 (Year 3, No.7). #188085
rec 13 “The Conflict,” reel 2 (Year 3, No.7). #188085

Box 82

rec 1 “The Birthday” (Year 3, No.11). #188087
rec 2 “The Choice” (Year 3, No.13). #188089
rec 3 “The Suitor” (Year 3, No.14). #188073
rec 4 “The Song” (Year 3, No.15). #188061
rec 5 “The Woman” (Year 3, No.16). #188066
rec 6 “The Loss,” reel 1 (Year 4, No.1). #188006
rec 7 “The Loss,” reel 2 (Year 4, No.1). #188006
rec 8 “The Emergence” (Year 4, No.2). #188009
rec 9 “The Fighter” (Year 4, No.6). #188015
  “The Prophecy” (Year 4, No.7). #188013
  “The Genius” (Year 4, No.3). #188018
rec 10 “The Sermon,” reel 1 (Year 4, No.4). #188010
rec 11 “The Sermon,” reel 2 (Year 4, No.4). #188010
rec 12 “The Estrangement” (Year 4, No.5). #188014

Box 83

rec 1 “The Wingwalker” (Year 4, No.8). #188028
rec 2 “The Competition,” reel 1 (Year 4, No.9). #188012
rec 3 “The Competition,” reel 2 (Year 4, No.9). #188012
rec 4 “The Nurse” (Year 4, No.10). #188021
rec 5 “The Secret” (Year 4, No.12). #188037
rec 6 “The Burnout,” reel 1 (Year 4, No.13). #188025
rec 7 “The Burnout,” reel 2 (Year 4, No.13). #188025
rec 8 “The Big Brother” (Year 4, No.14). #188020
rec 9 “The Turning Point” (Year 5, No.1). #188406
  “The Nightwalker,” reel 1 (Year 5, No.6). #188407
rec 10 “The Nightwalker,” reel 2 (Year 5, No.6). #188407
rec 11 “The Wedding,” reel 1 (Year 5, No.7-8). #188421
rec 12 “The Wedding,” reel 2 (Year 5, No.7-8). #188421

Box 84

rec 1 “The Hiding Place” (Year 5, No.21). #188431
rec 2 “The Pony Cart” (Year 5, No.23). #188405
rec 3 “The Best Christmas” (Year 5, No.24). #188418
rec 4 “The Ferris Wheel,” reel 1 (Year 5, No.25). #188423
rec 5 “The Ferris Wheel,” reel 2 (Year 5, No.25). #188423
rec 6 “The Inferno” (Year 5, No.26). #188430
rec 7 [no title,] reel 1 (Year 5, No.27). #188436
rec 8 [no title,] reel 2 (Year 5, No.27). #188436
rec 9 [no title,] reel 3 (Year 5, No.27). #188436
rec 10 “The Stray” (Year 6, No.1). #188456
rec 11 “The First Casualty,” reel 1 (Year 6, No.3). #188453
rec 12 “The First Casualty,” reel 2 (Year 6, No.3). #188453
rec 13 “The Hawk” (Year 6, No.4). #188460

Box 85

rec 1 “The Grandchild,” reel 1 (Year 6, No.5-6). #188475
rec 2 “The Grandchild,” reel 2 (Year 6, No.5-6). #188475
rec 3 “The Warrior” (Year 6, No.8). #188455
rec 4 “The Children’s Carol,” reel 1 (Year 6, No.10-11). #188479
rec 5 “The Children’s Carol,” reel 2 (Year 6, No.10-11). #188479
rec 6 “The Children’s Carol,” reel 3 (Year 6, No.10-11). #188479
rec 7 “Spring Fever” (Year 6, No.17). #188463
rec 8 “The Ordeal,” reel 1 (Year 6, No.18-19). #188477
rec 9 “The Ordeal,” reel 2 (Year 6, No.18-19). #188477
rec 10 “The Family Tree” (Year 6, No.22). #188471
rec 11 “The Return” (Year 6, No.24-25). #188491
rec 12 “Grandma Comes Home,” reel 1 (Year 6, No.26). #188470
rec 13 “Grandma Comes Home,” reel 2 (Year 6, No.26). #188470

Box 86

rec 1 “The Calling” (Year 7, No.1). #188701
rec 2 “The Empty Nest,” reel 1 (Year 7, No.2-3). #188725
rec 3 “The Empty Nest,” reel 2 (Year 7, No.2-3). #188725
rec 4 “The Moonshiner” (Year 7, No.4). #188704
rec 5 “The Obsession” (Year 7, No.5). #188708
rec 6 “The Changeling” (Year 7, No.6). #188702
rec 7 “The Portrait” (Year 7, No.7). #188707
rec 8 “The Captive” (Year 7, No.8). #188705
rec 9 “The Illusion” (Year 7, No.9). #188706
rec 10 “The Beau” (Year 7, No.10). #188709
rec 11 “Day of Infamy” (Year 7, No.11). #188710
rec 12 “The Yearning” (Year 7, No.12). #188178
rec 13 “The Boosters” (Year 7, No.13). #188714

Box 87

rec 1 “The Conscience” (Year 7, No.14). #188711
rec 2 “The Parting” (Year 7, No.15). #188172
rec 3 “The Obstacle” (Year 7, No.16). #188171
rec 4 “The Burden” (Year 7, No.17). #188716
rec 5 “The Pin-Up” (Year 7, No.18). #188721
rec 6 “The Attack” (Year 7, No.19). #188723
rec 7 “The Legacy” (Year 7, No.20). #188722
rec 8 “The Outsider” (Year 7, No.21). #188720
rec 9 “The Torch” (Year 7, No.22). #188724
rec 10 “The Tailspin” (Year 7, No.23). #188727
rec 11 “Founder’s Day” (Year 7, No.24). #188719
rec 12 “The Home Front,” reel 1 (Year 8, No.1-2). #188190
rec 13 “The Home Front,” reel 2 (Year 8, No.1-2). #188190

Box 88

rec 1 “The Kinfolk” (Year 8, No.3). #188166
rec 2 “The Diploma” (Year 8, No.4). #188167
rec 3 “The Journal” (Year 8, No.5). #188168
rec 4 “The Innocents” (Year 8, No.6). #188169
rec 5 “The Starlet” (Year 8, No.7). #188171
rec 6 “The Lost Sheep” (Year 8, No.8). #188176
rec 7 “The Violated” (Year 8, No.9). #188175
rec 8 “The Waiting, Part II” (Year 8, No.10). #188174
rec 9 “The Silverwings” (Year 8, No.11). #188173
rec 10 “The Wager (Race)” (Year 8, No.12). #188179
rec 11 “The Spirit” (Year 8, No.13). #188177
rec 12 “The Fastidious Wife” (Year 8, No.14). #188172
rec 13 “The Unthinkable” (Year 8, No.15). #188180

Box 89

rec 1 “The Idol” (Year 8, No.16). #188181
rec 2 “The Prodigals” (Year 8, No.17). #188182
rec 3 “The Remembrance” (Year 8, No.18). #188178
rec 4 “The Inspiration” (Year 8, No.19). #188185
rec 5 “The Last Straw” (Year 8, No.20). #188183
rec 6 “The Traveling Man” (Year 8, No.21). #188184
rec 7 “The Furlough” (Year 8, No.22). #188187
rec 8 “The Valediction” (Year 8, No.23). #188188
rec 9 “The Waltons Decade,” reel 1 (Year 8, No.25?). #188192
rec 10 “The Waltons Decade,” reel 2 (Year 8, No.25?). #188192
rec 11 “The Hot Rod” (Year 9, No.12). #189211
rec 12 “The Gold Watch” (Year 9, No.13). #189213
rec 13 “The Beginning” (Year 9, No.14). #189217

Box 90

rec 1 “The Pearls” (Year 9, No.15). #189214
rec 2 “The Victims” (Year 9, No.16). #189218
rec 3 “The Threshold” (Year 9, No.17). #189216
rec 4 “The Indiscretion” (Year 9, No.18). #189219
rec 5 “The Heartache” (Year 9, No.19). #189222
rec 6 “The Lumberjack” (Year 9, No.20). #189220
rec 7 “The Hostage” (Year 9, No.21). #189223
rec 8 “The Revel” (Year 9, No.22). #189221

WALTON’S MOUNTAIN

rec 9 “Valentine’s Day,” reel 1. #211009
rec 10 “Valentine’s Day,” reel 2. #211009
rec 11 “Valentine’s Day,” reel 3. #211009
rec 12 “Mother’s Day,” reel 1. #211010
rec 13 “Mother’s Day,” reel 2. #211010

Box 91

rec 1 “A Day of Thanks,” reel 1. #211011
rec 2 “A Day of Thanks,” reel 2. #211011
rec 3 unidentified source music for “The Waltons.”
rec 4 Academy Awards Overture, 1961
rec 5 Academy Awards takedown, 1976
rec 6 Hugo Friedhofer 75th Birthday (5/3/77)
rec 7 “Good Offer.” #S-346-M-62
rec 8 A. Newman Birthday
rec 9 Alfred Newman Birthday Party
rec 10-14 Alexander Courage describing this collection

 

 

Series 6: Notes and Sketches

Box 92

folder 1 Bertelli, Ferdinando. unidentified ms score
folder 2 “Dance.” repro ms lead sheet
folder 3 “Izzy.” ms score
folder 4 North, Alex. “Loneliness and Love.” repro lead sheet
folder 5 North, Alex. unidentified piano vocal score. repro of ms
folder 6 unidentified ms score #BT-125. “After Fight – ‘Let’s Hear It’ at end of Lisa’s speech.”
folder 7 unidentified ms score
folder 8 unidentified ms score

 

 

Series 7: Personal Papers

Box 93

CORRESPONDENCE

folder 1 letter from Aaron Copland. 3/29/58
folder 2 memo from John Green, MGM. re:”Raintree County,” 1957.
folder 3 invitation to Alex North’s birthday party, 1989.
folder 4 invitation, benefit concert at Eastman School of Music for Alec Wilder Reading Room.
folder 5 invitation to John Williams Tribute Gala, 1991.

ASSOCIATIONS

folder 6 Composers and Lyricists Guild of America, Inc. 1955-1969
folder 7 Musicians Guild of America, 1958.
folder 8 Ojai Festival, 1958.
folder 9 Screen Composers Association, 1966-1968.

PROGRAMS

folder 10 Academy Award programs: 1953, 1957, 1961-1963, 1965, 1966, 1972, 1973.
folder 11 American Society of Music Arrangers Anniversary Celebration program, 1990.
folder 12 “Music from Hollywood” concert, program and materials (CLGA).
folder 13 Pavarotti benefit concert program, 1981.
folder 14 Rafael Puyana, program from Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music recital, 1971.
folder 15 notes for “Songs the Kids Brought Back from Camp.”
folder 16 Shostakovich, Symphony No.1: score autographed by the composer.

Box 94

MOVIE PREMIERE PROGRAMS

folder 1 The Band Wagon. 8/13/53
folder 2 Bells Are Ringing. 6/2/60
folder 3 Fiddler on the Roof. 11/21/71
folder 4 Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.
folder 5 Yes, Giorgio. 9/15/82

NEWS ARTICLES

folder 6 BMI magazine, 1974.
folder 7 The Cue Sheet: 1987, 1990-1991.
folder 8 Dance, 1957. Article on “Funny Face.”
folder 9 Filmmusic Notebook, 1978.
folder 10 Film Music Notes: 1948, 1949.
folder 11 Film and TV Music, 1957.
folder 12 The Hollywood Reporter: 1953, 1982. Article on “Yes, Giorgio.”
folder 13 Life, 1966.
folder 14 Listen newspaper, 1964.
folder 15 Radio-Electronics, 1955.
folder 16 Radio Life, 1948. Article on film music, includes Courage.
folder 17 The Score: 1953, 1991.
folder 18 Variety: 1951, 1953, 1954, 1957, 1982. Articles on “Showboat,” “Deep in My Heart,” “Funny Face,” “Yes, Giorgio.”
folder 19 miscellaneous personal papers