Robert Herridge Theater: music tracks for "The ballad of Huckleberry Finn" ; Telephone calls

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Title
Robert Herridge Theater: music tracks for "The ballad of Huckleberry Finn" ; Telephone calls
Additional title: Ballad of Huckleberry Finn
Additional title: Robert Herridge Theater (Television program)
Additional title: Telephone calls
Names
Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Composer)
Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Conductor)
Ronell, Ann (Performer)
Herridge, Robert, 1914-1981 (Producer)
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 (Originator)
Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Performer)
Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Commentator)
Collection

Tom Scott audio collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1959 - 1960
Table of Contents
Part 1: "The Robert Herridge Theater", [episode 14]: music tracks of "The ballad of Huckleberry Finn", part 2 (copyright date April 13, 1960; original airdate: November 22, 1960) -- Part 2: Telephone calls by Tom Scott, June 14, 1959 (?): Rose (?), Toni, Tom and Suki Scott talk about "The lottery", "Girl on the road" and "Riders to the sea" -- June 20, 1959: Personal memo to Tom Scott ; Call to Music Department (?), getting a copy of music made ; Call to [NBC], getting a copy of his "The fisherman" score for the NBC Opera, in request of Hunter College -- June 22, 1959: Carolyn Bird's father ; Call to writer Carolyn Bird about the Robert Harridge Theater, set up lunch date at Sardi's ; Call to Bobby (Tom Scott's agent) to set Sardi's reservation, talks about his analyst (Dr. Ashua Abel (?)) and "Riders to the sea" music ; [Switch over] ; Call to Dr. Ashua Abel about Bob Fuller ; Call to Mr. Shendell (Billing department for CBS) -- June 22, 1959: Invites to hear his "Riders to the sea" music listening party: Anne Ronnell ; Jim Krigs (?) ; Vadim (?) talks about conductor [Harris] Danziger ; Mrs. Brooks Clift; [Noises] ; Bebe Barm ; K. Davis [ends abruptly]
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7-A 4078
Topics
Scott, Tom, 1912-1961
Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 -- Telephone calls
Genres
Television music
Personal recordings
Music
Notes
Content: Title from cataloger; credits from the Classic TV Archive (CTVA) webpage (Part 1) and notes (Part 2).
Content: Includes notes (1 p.) of telephone calls (Part 2) handwritten in pencil on file.
Performers: Part 1: Tom Scott, composer and conductor ; [Columbia Symphony Ensemble, with winds, mandolin, accordion and banjo] ; Robert Herridge, producer. Part 2: Tom Scott, added commentary ; with Rose (?), Toni Scott, Suki Scott [also known as Susanna Scott], Carolyn Bird and her father, Bob (Tom Scott's agent?), Dr. Ashura Abel, Ann Ronell, Jim Krigs (?), Vadim (?), Mrs. Brooks Clift, Bebe Barm and K. Davis (?)
Venue: Recorded [CBS Studio?], New York, New York [April 1960] (music tracks for television program) (Part 1); Recorded telephone calls Tom Scott's house, New York, New York 1959 June 14, 20 and 22 (Part 2).
Acquisition: Separated from; Music Division, Tom Scott papers, 1912-1970 (bulk 1942-1960); JPB 12-08.
Acquisition: Gift; Susanna Scott; 2011.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (63 min., 21 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips and 3 3/4 ips, half-track, mono, NAB ; 7 in.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 944042183
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20911071
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 82420960-882d-0134-fb76-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1912: Creator Born
  • 1959: Created (Approximate)
  • 1961: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Robert Herridge Theater" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1959 - 1960. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bba15430-c36e-0133-ed43-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Robert Herridge Theater" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bba15430-c36e-0133-ed43-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1959 - 1960). Robert Herridge Theater Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bba15430-c36e-0133-ed43-60f81dd2b63c

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Robert Herridge Theater