Eugene Poddany papers, 1942-1970.

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Poddany, Eugene, 1919-. Eugene Poddany papers, 1942-1970.

Eugene Poddany papers, 1942-1970.

The Eugene Poddany papers consist of original musical scores that he composed, arranged, and directed, as well as original scores from other contemporary composers (Elmer Bernstein, Morton Scott, Paul Smith, Carl Stalling, Herman Stein, and Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco). These scores include work for the Tom & Jerry Show, the Woody the Woodpecker Show, "The Dot and the Line," "How the Grinch Stole Christmas," "Horton Hears a Who!", other animated productions, and television commercials.

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Smith, Paul J. (Paul Joseph), 1906-1985

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Poddany, Eugene, 1919-

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Eugene Poddany was a composer and music director. He was born in Hardin, China and graduated from Hollywood High School in 1937. He studied music composition and orchestration with Ernest Toch and Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. In the early 1940s he toured Europe while directing a classical orchestra. When he returned to America he started writing music for motion picture cartoons. The film production companies that he worked for include Walter Lantz Productions, John Sutherland Productions, and Met...

Bernstein, Elmer

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Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario, 1895-1968

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Composer. From the description of Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco autograph letter to Robert Raphael, 1959 May 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 426069522 From the description of Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco autograph letter to Robert Raphael, 1959 Jan. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 426069519 From the description of Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco autograph letter to Robert Raphael, 1959 June 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 426069523 From the description of Mario...

Stalling, Carl W.

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Scott, Morton W., 1912-1992

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Stein, Herman, 1912-1992.

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