SFSMA in the Journal of the Society for American Music

SFSMA’s gotten a great review by Erin M. Brooks in The Journal of the Society for American Music! Download it as a PDF here, or read the full text below. Journal of the Society for American Music (2020), Volume 14, Number 4, pp. 522–524 doi:10.1017/S1752196320000395 Silent Film Sound & Music Archive: A Digital Repository. https://www.sfsma.org In […]

Collections

SFSMA has digitized a number of private and publicly available collections of cue sheets and sheet music, and has also created collections of related materials. Chuck Berg Silent Film Music Collection Charles “Chuck” Berg (1941–2016), who taught film and media studies at the University of Kansas staring in 1977, donated his substantial music collections to […]

Shapiro-Bernstein’s DeLuxe Organ Folio of Musical Comedy Hits and Popular Songs

Title: Shapiro-Bernstein’s DeLuxe Organ Folio of Musical Comedy Hits and Popular Songs, No. 1 Author: Eddie Dowling; James F. Hanley; Herbert Reynolds; Martin Broones; Harry Ruskin; Maurice Abrahams; Sam Lewis; Joe Young; Mortimer Weinberg; Charley Marks; Benny Davis; Harry Warren; Harry Akst; Harry Woods; Sidney Clare; Howard Johnson; Charles Tobias; Al Sherman; James Thornton; Eugene Platzman Publisher: New York: Shapiro, Bernstein and Co., 1926 Series: Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical […]

Sam Fox Library Orchestra Folio No. 5

Title: Sam Fox Library Orchestra Folio No. 5 Author: J. S. Zamecnik; Jessie L. Deppen; Louis Maurice; Walter E. Miles; G. Vargas; Herman Heller; Arthur Traves Granfield; Ralph C. Jackson; Philip Spitalny; Ioane Kawelo; Gatty Sellars Publisher: Cleveland: Sam Fox Pub. Co., 1921 Series: Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical score All authors/contributors: OCLC Number: Contents: 1. To a Violet by J. S. Zamecnik 2. The […]

Sam Fox Library Orchestra Folio No. 2

Title: Sam Fox Library Orchestra Folio No. 2 Author: Jules Reynard; Walter E. Miles; Ralph C. Jackson; Jessie L. Deppen; J. Dellinger Wood; W. T. Pearson; Lee S. Roberts Publisher: Cleveland: Sam Fox Pub. Co., 1915 Series: Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical score All authors/contributors: Jules Reynard; Walter E. Miles; Ralph C. Jackson; Jessie L. Deppen; J. Dellinger Wood; W. T. Pearson; Lee S. Roberts OCLC […]

Sam Fox Concert Orchestra Folio no. 1

Title: Sam Fox Concert Orchestra Folio no. 1 Author: J.S. Zamecnik Publisher: Cleveland: Sam Fox Pub. Co., 1917 Series: Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical score All authors/contributors: J.S. Zamecnik OCLC Number: 367527938 Contents: 1. Atonement 2. The Dancer of Navarre 3. Ecstasy 4. Bon Vivant 5. Tears 6. Egyptia 7. A Dutch Windmill 8. The […]

Photoplay Organist no. 1

Title: The Photoplay Organist Vol. 1 Author: Casare Sodero; Edward Kilyeni; Mayhew L. Lake; Henry Horlick; A. Bortnowski; Manuel A. Ponce; Harold Sanford Publisher: New York: Carl Fischer, 1926 Series: Photoplay Organist Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical score All authors/contributors: Casare Sodero; Edward Kilyeni; Mayhew L. Lake; Henry Horlick; A. Bortnowski; Manuel A. Ponce; Harold Sanford OCLC Number: Contents: 1. Mignonette by Casare Sodero [missing] 2. […]

Film Folio No. 1

Title: Film Folio No 1.: Moods and Motives for the Movies Author: George West Publisher: Boston: Boston Music Company, 1920 Series: Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical score All authors/contributors: George West; F. B; W. C. E. Seeboeck; Ch. Huerter; E. Chvala; W. Berger; J. Martel; R. Friml; I. Kamoto; P. Szalit; I. Albeniz; H. Helm; R. Wagner; C. W. Cadman; L. Ornstein OCLC Number: Contents: 1. Pastorale by […]

Komedy Kartoons

Title: Komedy Kartoons Author: Emil Velazco Publisher: New York: Irving Berlin Standard Music Corp., 1926 Series: Theatre Organ Series Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical score All authors/contributors: Emil Velazco OCLC Number: Contents: 1. Aesop’s Fables 2. Noah’s Ark 3. Monkey Biznezz 4. Green Giraffe 5. Ignatz Mouse 6. Pussy Willows Notes: for organ Source: […]

Chas. L. Johnson’s Picture Show Music No. 2

Title: Chas. L. Johnson’s Picture Show Music No. 2 Author: Chas. L. Johnson Publisher: Chicago: Forster Music., 1914 Series:Picture Show Music Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical score All authors/contributors: Chas. L. Johnson OCLC Number: Contents: 1. Opening March 2. Grand March 3. Funeral March 4. Wedding March 5. Hurry Music for Struggles and Battles […]