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Finding Aid for the Albert H. Malotte Collection of musical comedy works , ca. 1930-1960
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
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  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Albert H. Malotte Collection of musical comedy works,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1930-1960
    Collection number: 40
    Creator: Malotte, Albert H.
    Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: This collection consists of ozalid copies, mimeograph copies, and photostats of musical comedy scores and scripts
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Performing Arts Special Collections. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to Performing Arts Special Collections Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Performing Arts Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Albert H. Malotte Collection of musical comedy works, 40, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.


    Malotte was born May 19, 1895 in Philadelphia, PA.; was a choristor at St. James Episcopal Church; studied with W.S. Stansfield, and later in Paris with Gordon Jacob; moved to Hollywood, where he became a member of the music staff of the Walt Disney Studios; composed the scores for some of Disney's "Silly symphonies" and "Ferdinand, the Bull"; composed the popular setting of the The Lord's Prayer (1935); also set to music the 23rd Psalm and other religious texts; he died on Nov. 16, 1964 in Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of ozalid copies, mimeograph copies, and photostats of musical comedy scores and scripts. Includes Laloma; Limbo, or, Once upon a dream; The big tree, and Fanfare. Also Includes the sheet music of the song, "I am proud to be an American."

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Malotte, Arthur Hay, 1895-1964--Archives.
    Composers--United States--Archival resources.