Name and location of repository
Level of description
Sandler & Young Arrangements
- 1966 - 1983 (Creation)
9 linear feet; 9 upright document boxes and 10 flat document boxes.
Name of creator
Name of creator
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
Approximately 200 original arrangements created by various arrangers for the singing duo Sandler & Young, who performed internationally from 1963-1982. Most arrangements include a master score, vocal parts, and various instrument parts. The collection also includes a few news clippings.
System of arrangement
Collection is arranged alphabetically by song title; due to their physical size, many master scores have been separated from the vocal and instrument parts.
Conditions of access and use elements
Conditions governing access
All material is open to the public without restriction. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions.
Conditions governing reproduction
The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to the Great American Songbook Foundation. Music written prior to 1923 is in the public domain. For more information, please consult the staff of the Library & Archives.
Languages of the material
Scripts of the material
Language and script notes
Some song lyrics are not in English.
Uploaded finding aid
Acquisition and appraisal elements
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from Arlene Young, Ralph Young's widow, on September 28, 2008.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
Related materials elements
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related archival materials
- Processing information: Inventory completed by G. Michael Cook, October 2013. Processing completed by Ashlee James, May 2017.
Description control element
Rules or conventions
Sandler & Young Official Website: http://www.sandlerandyoung.com/bio.htm
“The Sandler & Young Years,” http://www.tonysandler.com/sandler-and-young-years.html
Wikipedia article on Sandler and Young: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandler_and_Young
Ralph Young obituary in the NY Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/26/arts/music/26young.html
AtoM description created by Ashlee James, October 2017.