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Arthur Lange papers

Title
Arthur Lange papers, 1907-1956.
Author
Lange, Arthur, 1889-1959.

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Additional Authors
Maxwell, Charles, 1892-1962.
Description
ca. 7.5 cubic ft.
Summary
Film scores, music manuscripts, published music, unpublished arrangements for films, sheet music from Tin Pan Alley, photographs, autobiographical material, clippings, and scrapbooks. Most of the musical scores are contained in bound volumes entitled "Alpha to Omega". Some of the film scores were composed in collaboration with other composers, chiefly Charles Maxwell. 8 photographs of Arthur Lange may be found in the Music Division's Iconography collection, and 2 photographs of the Arthur Lange Orchestra may be found in the Music Division's Rare Photograph file: PhE 543 and PhE 544. Scrapbooks have been microfilmed. Phonograph records have been separated from the collection and transferred to the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
Alternative Title
  • Alpha to Omega.
  • Arthur Lange collection.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Musical scores.
  • Autobiographies.
  • Clippings.
  • Photoprints.
  • Portraits.
  • Scrapbooks.
Indexed In (note)
  • Described in: The Cue Sheet : The Journal of the Society for the Preservation of Film Music
Cite As (note)
  • Arthur Lange papers, JPB 91-95, Music Division, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
Source (note)
  • Bowling, Lance
Biography (note)
  • Known chiefly as an arranger of popular songs and as a composer of music for films, American musician Arthur Lange was also a pianist, a conductor, and a composer of concert works. He wrote the books: Arranging for the Modern Dance Orchestra, and A New and Practical Approach to Harmony.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
JPB 91-95
OCLC
NYPW91-A117
Author
Lange, Arthur, 1889-1959.
Title
Arthur Lange papers, 1907-1956.
Indexed In:
Described in: The Cue Sheet : The Journal of the Society for the Preservation of Film Music, vol. 7, no. 4 (1990 Dec).
Cite As:
Arthur Lange papers, JPB 91-95, Music Division, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
Additional Formats
Scrapbooks available on microfilm: *ZB-2325.
Biography
Known chiefly as an arranger of popular songs and as a composer of music for films, American musician Arthur Lange was also a pianist, a conductor, and a composer of concert works. He wrote the books: Arranging for the Modern Dance Orchestra, and A New and Practical Approach to Harmony.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository.
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Occupation
Composers.
Conductors (Music).
Added Author
Maxwell, Charles, 1892-1962.
Added Title
Alpha to Omega.
Arthur Lange collection.
Research Call Number
JPB 91-95
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