Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 10

Paul F. Boller research on Max Steiner

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197227605976]
Identifier: MSS 5786
Scope and Contents

Collection includes research materials and notes gathered by Paul F. Boller for a possible biography of film composer Max Steiner. Includes published music by Steiner from as early as 1910.

Dates: 1910-2004

Louise Steiner Elian papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2166
Abstract

These papers document Elian's life and career as a harp soloist from the 1910s onward, her year as a musician in Hollywood studio orchestras (1926-1954), and significantly her marriage (1936-1946) to film composer Max Steiner. Also covered is Elian's concert career as a member of symphony orchestras and ballet companies as well as soloist appearing worldwide (1950-1986).

Dates: 1919-1986

Lost horizon : phonograph disks

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2345
Scope and Contents

12 phonograph disks of motion picture music, "Lost Horizon" (10 disks), "The Informer" (1 disk), "She" (1 disk).

Dates: 1935-1937

Max Steiner Music Society records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2108
Scope and Contents Contains publications produced by or with the Max Steiner Music Society, and other publications collected by the Society that feature Max Steiner or his film music composition work. Also contains records of society activities, such as photographs, letters, articles used in society publications, and sound recordings of Max Steiner music on audiocassette, phonograph record, and audiotape, some of which was distributed by the society as part of a music catalog. Collection also contains material...
Dates: approximately 1890-2009; Majority of material found within 1965-1988

Republic Pictures Corporation music archives

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1507
Scope and Contents The Republic Pictures Music Archives is a valuable research tool for the study of music composed and recorded for motion pictures by a studio operating during the 1930s, 40s, and 50s. It is also useful in examining the works at Republic of film composers such as Max Steiner, Elmer Bernstein, Victor Young, Nathan Scott, William Lava, and Mort Glickman. The more than one thousand boxes of piano-conductor scores and parts, together with more than seven thousand recordings comprise a nearly...
Dates: 1935-1959

Fred Steiner papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2193
Abstract

Interviews and correspondence with Ken Darby and Hugo Friedhofer.

Dates: 1937-1989

Max Steiner digital audio tape recording of This Is Cinerama

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232579091]
Identifier: MSS 8940
Scope and Contents

Recording on digital audio tape transferred in 1999 from original elements of Max Steiner's score for the film This Is Cinerama (1952).

Dates: 1952

Max Steiner papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1547
Scope and Contents

Personal; music; awards; scrap books; film music, sketches, scores, and recordings; general music; and photographs. The materials relate to Steiner's life and his numerous musical compositions. 6 wine glasses, 1 cigarette case that once belonged to Max Steiner. Audio cassette of an interview between Leonetta Stein and Wesly Carlson, 14 June 1981. Materials dated 1880-1981.

Dates: Approximately 1880-1981

Shigeko Tokunaga papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197231062206]
Identifier: MSS 2641
Overview

34 cards and letters, 28 photographs sent to Tokunaga from the Steiners.

Dates: 1965-1979

Warner Bros. collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 2296
Abstract

27 digital audio tapes containing studio recording sessions for Max Steiner music to the following films: "The FBI Story," "Battle Cry," "Darby's Rangers," "A Summer Place," "The Ice Palace," "The McConnell Story," "Parrish," "A Majority of One," "Cash McCall," "Band of Angels," "The Dark at the Top of the Stairs." Also included are: "A Distant Trumpet," "The FBI Story," "Darby's Rangers," and "The Hanging Tree."

Dates: 2001

Filtered By

  • Subject: Motion picture music X
  • Names: Steiner, Max, 1888-1971 X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Motion picture music 9
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 5
Letters 4
Music 4
Photographs 4
∨ more  
Language
Dutch; Flemish 1
French 1
German 1
 
Names
Bender, Albert K. 1
Bernstein, Elmer 1
Boller, Paul F. 1
Darby, Ken 1
Friedhofer, Hugo 1