Collection Mss 006 - Sandler & Young Arrangements

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US.INSON Mss 006

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Sandler & Young Arrangements

Date(s)

  • 1966 - 1983 (Creation)

Extent

9 linear feet; 9 upright document boxes and 10 flat document boxes.

Name of creator

(1918-07-01 – 2008-08-22)

Biographical history

Name of creator

(1933-08-18)

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Language and script notes

Some song lyrics are not in English.

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Immediate source of acquisition

Received from Arlene Young, Ralph Young's widow, on September 28, 2008.

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  • Processing information: Inventory completed by G. Michael Cook, October 2013. Processing completed by Ashlee James, May 2017.

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Sources used

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

Archivist's note

AtoM description created by Ashlee James, October 2017.

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