Steiner, Max, 1888-1971

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Steiner was an Austia-born composer of film music.

From the description of Papers, 1880-1968. (Brigham Young University). WorldCat record id: 51590885

Shigeko Tokunaga corresponded with film music composer Max Steiner and his wife Leonetta from 1965 to 1979.

From the guide to the Shigeko Tokunaga papers, 1965-1979, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

Maximilian Raoul Walter Steiner was born 10 May 1888 in Austria. Max married three times. He was most well-known for his musical compositions for movies; his best-known score is Gone With the Wind. He graduated from the Austria Imperial Academy of Music at the age of thirteen, completing an eight-year program in just one year. During his life, he won three Oscars for his musical scores. Max Steiner died 28 December 1971.

From the description of Max Steiner Christmas cards, 1934-1936. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367597641

From the guide to the Max Steiner Christmas cards, 1933-1935, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

Steiner was an Austria-born composer of film music.

From the guide to the Max Steiner papers, 1880-1968, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

Dudley Nichols (1895-1960) was an American screenwriter, producer, and director.

H. Rider Haggard (1856-1925) was an English author of adventure novels.

Merian C. Cooper (1894-1973) was an American film director and producer.

Ruth Rose (1896-1978) was an American screenwriter.

Max Steiner (1888-1971) was an American composer.

RKO Radio Pictures (1932-1955) was a motion picture production and distribution company. The company was originally established in 1929 as Radio Pictures during the founding of Radio-Keith-Orpheum Corporation. In 1931 the company merged with Pathé, and was renamed RKO Radio Pictures in 1932. In 1955 the company merged with General Teleradio to form RKO Teleradio Pictures.

From the guide to the She / by H. Rider Haggard ; screen play by Ruth Rose ; additional dialogue by Dudley Nichols, 1935 July 12, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

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referencedIn Bender, Albert K. Photographs, 1969-1975. American Primers
creatorOf Orbison, Roy, 1936-1988. Les meilleures musiques de films [Multimédia multisupport] / Roy orbison, Max Steiner, Dolly Parton... [et al.], comp. ; Silver Screen Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Secret Service Orchestra. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Orbison, Roy, 1936-1988. Les meilleures musiques de films [Multimédia multisupport] / Roy orbison, Max Steiner, Dolly Parton... [et al.], comp. ; Silver Screen Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Secret Service Orchestra. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Steiner, Max, 1888-1971. Papers, ca. 1960-1981. American Primers
creatorOf Warner Bros. Digital audio tapes, ca. 1950. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Steiner, Max, 1888-1971. Motion picture music collection, 1960-1970. University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Fred Steiner papers, 1937-1989 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsArts & Communications Archives
creatorOf Max Steiner Christmas cards, 1933-1935 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Steiner, Max, 1888-1971,. Max Steiner music and photographs. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
referencedIn Republic Pictures Corporation music archives, 1935-1959 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsBYU Film Music Archives
creatorOf Max Steiner music and photographs, circa 1870s-1948 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Curtiz, Michael, 1888-1962. Casablanca. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Photographs of the Tribute to Max Steiner, 1981. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Shigeko Tokunaga papers, 1965-1979 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsBYU Film Music Archives
creatorOf Max Steiner papers, 1880-1968 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Steiner, Max, 1888-1971. Max Steiner Christmas cards, 1934-1936. American Primers
referencedIn Michael Burrows papers, circa 1990 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Tokunaga, Shigeko. Papers, 1965-1979. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Boller, Paul F. Paul F. Boller research on Max Steiner, 1910-2004. American Primers
creatorOf Steiner, Max, 1888-1971. Lost Horizon : phonograph disks, 1935-1937. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
referencedIn Albert K. Bender photographs, 1969-1975 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Curtiz, Michael, 1888-1962. Casablanca. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Kaufman, Annette,. Oral history interviews with Annette Kaufman, undated [sound recording]. American Primers
creatorOf Selznick, David O., 1902-1965. Studio archive, 1904-1980 (bulk 1936-1955). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Dan Franklin papers, approximately 1993 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsArts & Communications Archives
referencedIn Max Steiner Music Society. Papers, ca. 1980. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
referencedIn Louise Steiner Elian papers, 1919-1986 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsBYU Film Music Archives
creatorOf Curtiz, Michael, 1888-1962. Le roman de Mildred Pierce / Michael Curtiz, réal. ; James M. Cain, aut. adapté ; Ranald MacDougall, scénario ; Max Steiner, comp. ; Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Zachary Scott... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf She / by H. Rider Haggard ; screen play by Ruth Rose ; additional dialogue by Dudley Nichols, 1935 July 12 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsArts & Communications Archives
creatorOf Fleming, Victor, 1883-1949. Autant en emporte le vent. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Fleming, Victor, 1883-1949. Autant en emporte le vent. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Wrobel, William. Film music research collection, ca. 1935-1997. University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Republic Pictures Corporation. [Music archives]. American Primers
referencedIn Warner Bros. collection, 2001 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsArts & Communications Archives
referencedIn Miklos Rozsa Papers, 1918-1996 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Steiner, Max, 1888-1971. [Casablanca, short score. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Steiner, Max, 1888-1971. [Treasure of the Sierra Madre, short score. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Steiner, Max, 1888-1971. Papers, 1880-1968. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
referencedIn Burrows, Michael. Papers, ca. 1990. Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
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associatedWith Bender, Albert K. person
associatedWith Boller, Paul F. person
associatedWith Burrows, Michael person
associatedWith Burrows, Michael. person
associatedWith Cooper, Merian C. person
associatedWith Dan Franklin, 1953- person
associatedWith Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925 person
associatedWith Kaufman, Annette, person
associatedWith Max Steiner Music Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Nichols, Dudley, 1895-1960 person
associatedWith Republic Pictures Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith Rose, Ruth, 1896-1978 person
associatedWith Rózsa, Miklós, 1907-1995 person
associatedWith Selznick, David O., 1902-1965. person
associatedWith Steiner, Fred, 1923-2011 person
associatedWith Steiner, Louise Eleanor, 1906- person
associatedWith Tokunaga, Shigeko. person
associatedWith University of California, Los Angeles. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Warner Bros. corporateBody
associatedWith Wrobel, William. person
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Motion picture music--Scores
Music
Music--Manuscripts
Women--drama
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Cigarette cases
Media and Communication
Christmas cards
Composers
Reincarnation--Drama
Film composers
Wine glasses
Composers--Austria
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Motion picture music
Immortalism--Drama
Composers--United States
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Birth 1888-05-10

Death 1971-12-28

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