Unidentified Cue Sheet Pages

Title: Unidentified Cue Sheet Pages Author: Unknown Publisher: Thematic Music Cue Sheet, n.d. Series: Format: Cue Sheet Document type: Cue Sheet All authors/contributors: Unknown OCLC Number: Contents: Various unmatched pages of cue sheets Source: Carl Braun Collection SFSMA ID: Pmjz5IkQmP Download: PDF

New: Cue Sheets from the Adele V. Sullivan Collection

We’ve just added 41 cue sheets from the collection of Adele V. Sullivan, a Colorado cinema accompanist whose papers are part of the Silent Film Music Collection at the University of Colorado-Boulder. Sullivan’s papers are unique in that her work bridged the transition to sound. She performed from cue sheets for silent and part-talkie movies, […]

On cue sheets

SFSMA Executive Director Kendra Leonard on the uses and adaptations of cue sheets for NewMusicBox: “Taking a Cue: Accompanying Early Film.”  See SFSMA’s collection of cue sheets at http://www.sfsma.org/ARK/22915/category/cue-sheets/!   If you missed Leonard’s first article on music for silent film on NewMusicBox, you can still read it at “New Music for a New Art Form.”

Humoresque Cue Sheet by Hazel Burnett

Cinema Organist Hazel Burnett’s cue sheet for Humoresque (1920), transcribed from handwritten notes. Title: Humoresque Author: Hazel Burnett Publisher: handwritten, 1920 Series: Format: Cue sheet Document type: Cue sheet All authors/contributors: Hazel Burnett OCLC Number: Contents: handwritten list, as follows: Humorsque-Overture 1. Kol Nidri [sic] 2. Melodie—Huerter 3. Blue Ribbon-Caprice-Engelmann (watch effects) 4. In a Canoe- Zamecnik 5. […]

The Rescue

Title: The Rescue Author: Ernst Luz Publisher: Thematic Music Cue Sheet, 1929 Series: Format: Cue Sheet Document type: Cue Sheet All authors/contributors: Ernst Luz OCLC Number: Contents: At Screening: “The Corsairs” by Riesenfeld Adventure and Romance: “Desolation” by Savino Oars, Master: “Perpetuum Mobile” by Rapee My Name’s Carter: “The Lure of Crimson” by Marquardt I’ll […]

Banquet-Fire-Rescue

Title: Banquet-Fire-Rescue Author: Arthur Stiller Publisher: Magdeburg: Heinrichshofen’s Verlag, 1925 Series: Kino Classics Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical score All authors/contributors: Arthur Stiller OCLC Number: Contents: Notes: for piano, harmonium, violin 1, violin 2, viola, cello, bass, flute or piccolo, clarinet, trumpet 1, trumpet 2, trombone, percussion Source: Silent Cinema Presentations Inc./ Ben Model SFSMA ID: fuG1O4eMQn […]

En cueillant des roses

Title: En cueillant des roses Author: Maurice Pesse Publisher: Paris: P. Naudin, nd Series: Format: Sheet music Document type: Musical score All authors/contributors: Maurice Pesse Contents: Notes: for piano with violin cues Source: Library of Birmingham (UK) SFSMA ID: B3lG4g1pyF Download: PDF

William L. Coale Collection of Theatre Organ Resources: Gaylord Carter Materials

Theatre organ scholar and performer William L. Coale has generously made his numerous databases on theatre organists, sheet music written by theatre organists, information on celebrated film accompanist Gaylord Carter, and articles on film accompaniment from Motion Picture News and other sources. Coale’s scholarly work focuses on theatre organist George Wright; purchase Coale’s 3 volume […]

Unmatched Suggestions

Title: Unmatched Suggestions Author: Unknown Publisher: Thematic Music Cue Sheet, n.d. Series: Greater Thematic Music Cue Sheet Format: Cue Sheet Document type: Cue Sheet All authors/contributors: OCLC Number: Contents: Various Suggestions Source: Carl Braun Collection SFSMA ID: b7QnqNvMQw Download: PDF