Finding Aid for the Homer Grunn Collection of Musical Compositions, Librettos, Photographs, Programs, Correspondence and Papers, 1920-1944

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Finding Aid for the Homer Grunn Collection of Musical Compositions, Librettos, Photographs, Programs, Correspondence and Papers, 1920-1944

Collection number: 092

UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections



University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • University of California, Los Angeles, Library
  • Performing Arts Special Collections, Room A1713
  • Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Phone: (310) 825-4988
  • Fax: (310) 206-1864
  • Email: speccoll-paging@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www2.library.ucla.edu/specialcollections/performingarts/index.cfm
Processed by:
UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
1998
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Caroline Cubé
© 1998 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved

Descriptive Summary

Title: Homer Grunn Collection of Musical Compositions, Librettos, Photographs, Programs, Correspondence and Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1920-1944
Collection number: 092
Origination: Grunn, Homer, 1880-1944
Extent: 13 boxes
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Shelf location: For current information on the location of thesematerials, please consult the library's online catalog
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Source of Acquisition/Provenance

John Feliciano, gift, December 19, 1989.

Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for access

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Music Special Collections, UCLA.All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted inwriting to the Music Special Collection Librarian. Permission for publication is given onbehalf of the Dept. of Music Special Collections as the owner of the physical items andis not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must alsobe obtained.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Homer Grunn Collection of Musical Compositions, Librettos,Photographs, Programs, Correspondence and Papers, 1920-1944. Collection number 092, MusicLibrary Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript scores, or scores and parts, of 240 musical works, many based on AmericanIndian themes, with librettos or operas in typescript, photographs of Grunn and hisfriends and family, letters and postcards, and programs of musical performances.

Access Points

Music--Manuscripts
Indians of North America--Music


Container List

 

1. Musical compositions

Box 1

1 Zuni Indian Suite, Pt. 2 . By Homer Grunn, arr. by W.E. Loud. Piano/conductor score, (7 pp) with orchestra parts. Publisher unidentified. 1921.

Box 1

2 Zuni Indian Suite, Pt. 1 . By Homer Grunn, arr. by W.E. Loud. Piano/conductor score (7 pp.) with orch. parts. Publisher unidentified. 1921.

Box 1

3 Toualoutwa (Hopi Indian Dance) Op. 16 No. 2 . By Homer Grunn. Orch. parts (except violins). n.d.

Box 1

4 Rhapsodie in G minor, no. 2 . By Johannes Brahms, arranged by H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; for fl, vln, vc, piano. Full score (5 lvs.) with fl, vln, vc and piano parts. n.d.

Box 1

5 Indian Dance . By Homer Grunn. Manuscript in ink; full score, 5 lvs. n.d.

Box 1

6 Dreaming (A Reverie for Strings) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; full score (4 lvs). n.d.

Box 1

7 Intermezzo "no. 9 , before Act III" . By H. Grunn, for orchestra. Manuscript in ink; full score w/inst. parts (5 lvs). n.d.

Box 1

8 Deserted Adobe (El Adobe Abandonado) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink, pencil; full score (6 lvs) w/parts. n.d.

Box 1

9 Amarita (Spanish Waltz) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink, pencil; full score (8 lvs) w/ orch. parts. n.d.

Box 1

10 Zuni Impressions Indian Suite, pts. I and II . By H.Grunn, arr. W.E. Loud. Manuscript in ink, pencil; full score (21 lvs). n.d.

Box 1

11 Chant of the Four Hills . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Charles Roos; for soprano and orchestra. Manuscript in ink; full score (5 lvs, incomplete) and parts. n.d.

Box 1

12 Dreaming (A Reverie for Strings) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; full score (4 lvs) w/parts. n.d.

Box 1

13 The Land of Sip-o-pher . By H. Grunn, for orchestra and piano solo. Manuscript in ink; full score (2 cc., 24 lvs ea.) and parts. n.d. In 2 envelopes; list of published works laid-in envelope 1.

Box 2

1 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn, for orchestra. Manuscript in ink, pencil; full score (44 lvs). n.d.

Box 2

2 Painted Desert - Scene 2 . By H. Grunn, for orchestra. Manuscript in ink; parts. n.d.

Box 2

3 Painted Desert - Scene 3 . By H. Grunn, for orchestra. Manuscript in ink; orch. parts. n.d.

Box 2

4 Painted Desert - Scenes 1,2,3 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano part. n.d.

Box 2

5 Painted Desert - Scenes 1,2,3 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink, Ozalid copy; vln 1. n.d.

Box 2

6 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . Painted Desert - Scene 1, by H. Grunn. MS in ink, OZC; vln 2. n.d.

Box 2

7 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink, Ozalid copy; vla. n.d.

Box 2

8 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink, Ozalid copy; vc. n.d.

Box 2

9 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink, Ozalid copy; double bass. n.d.

Box 2

10 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; hns 1 & 2. n.d.

Box 2

11 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; trmb 1 & 2. n.d.

Box 2

12 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; trpt 1 & 2. n.d.

Box 2

13 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; Indian drums, timp. n.d.

Box 2

14 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; harp. n.d.

Box 2

15 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; clar. 1 & 2. n.d.

Box 2

16 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; fl 1 & 2. n.d.

Box 2

17 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; bsn 1 & 2. n.d.

Box 2

18 Painted Desert - Scene 1 . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; ob 1 & 2. n.d.

Box 2

19 Peyote Drinking Song . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; SATB w/piano (2 lvs) n.d.

Box 3

1 Xochiquetzal, the Flower Goddess . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; orch. parts. n.d. Page from CALIFORNIA SPORTS, May 1925, laid-in.

Box 3

2 Queen Xochitl (Toltec Ballet) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; piano score. n.d.

Box 3

3 Song of the Mesa . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; full score (6 lvs). n.d.

Box 3

4 Queen Xochitl (Toltec Ballet) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; piano score, in 3 sections. n.d.

Box 3

5 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Ozalid copy; double bass. n.d.

Box 3

6 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Ozalid copy; vln 1. n.d.

Box 3

7 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Ozalid copy; vln 2. n.d.

Box 3

8 Queen Xochitl . by H. Grunn. Ozalid copy; vc. n.d.

Box 3

9 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Ozalid copy; vla. n.d.

Box 3

10 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; full score (35 lvs; intro missing - score begins at Pastoral).

Box 3

11 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; percussion. n.d.

Box 3

12 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; tuba. n.d.

Box 3

13 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; hns 1-4. n.d.

Box 3

14 Queen Xochitl . by H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; bsn 1 & 2. n.d.

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15 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; ob 1 & 2. n.d.

Box 3

16 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; fl 1-3, piccolo. n.d.

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17 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; trmb 1-3. n.d.

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18 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; tpts. n.d.

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19 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; cl 1 & 2. n.d.

Box 3

20 Queen Xochitl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; harp. n.d.

Box 4

1 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; Hn 2. n.d.

Box 4

2 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; Hn 1. n.d.

Box 4

3 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; percussion. n.d.

Box 4

4 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; vc. n.d.

Box 4

5 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; vln 1. n.d.

Box 4

6 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; vocal parts. n.d. Card for Community Dance, Long Beach,

Box 4

7 Le Jongleur de Notre Dame . By Jules Massenet. Piano-vocal score; for baritone, pub. by Heugel et Cie., Paris. n.d.

Box 4

8 Hamlet (no. 2, Duo) . By Ambroise Thomas. Piano-vocal score; Heugel et Cie., Paris. n.d.

Box 4

9 Am Meer . By Franz Schubert. Piano-vocal score; G. Schirmer, New York. n.d.

Box 4

10 [unidentified fragment] . By H. Grunn?. Manuscript in ink; 1 lv. n.d.

Box 4

12 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; Fl 1. n.d.

Box 4

13 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; vln 1. n.d.

Box 4

14 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; vln 2. n.d.

Box 4

15 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; fl 2. n.d.

Box 4

16 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; ob. n.d.

Box 4

17 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; tpt 2. n.d.

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18 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; misc. parts and scores, with typewritten cue sheet laid-in. n.d.

Box 4

19 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; bsn. n.d.

Box 4

20 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pen; misc. parts and scores. n.d.

Box 5

1 The Mars Diamond . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; orch. parts. n.d.

Box 5

2 Little Red Ridin' Hood . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; orch. and vocal parts. n.d.

Box 5

3 Hansel and Gretel . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; orch. and piano parts, 1st page of full score. n.d.

Box 5

4 The Golden Pheasant . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; orch. parts and vocal score. n.d.

Box 5

5 Tahquitz (incidental music) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil and ink; parts. n.d. Sheet music, "Indian Fire Drill Song", annotated by H. Grunn, laid-in.

Box 5

6 The Return of Spring . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score. n.d.

Box 5

7 The Golden Pheasant . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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8 In Women's Reign . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

Box 5

9 The magic of Ho Kum . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano score. n.d.

Box 5

16 Little Red Riding Hood . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; full score. n.d.

Box 5

17 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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18a When I am Flying . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

Box 5

18c When I am Flying . By H. Grunn. Piano-vocal score, pub. by Music Shop, Los Angeles. , n.d.

Box 5

19 In Women's Reign . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score, misc. parts. n.d.

Box 5

20 The Mars Diamond . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score, w/typewritten libretto, laid-in. n.d.

Box 5

21 When I am Flying . By H. Grunn. Inst. parts, pub. by Music Shop, Los Angeles. 1916.

Box 6

1 A Dream Song . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Myra Cain Grant. Piano-vocal score, pub. by Homer Grunn Studios, Los Angeles. 1935.

Box 6

2 Uncle Sam Has His Arms Around the World . By H.Grunn, with lyrics by Roa Robbins. Pub. by Homer Grunn Studios, Los Angeles, 1917.

Box 6

3 Reverie D'Amour . By H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by Carl Fischer, New York, 1931.

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4 Song of the Mesa . By H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by Palma Inc., Chicago, 1916.

Box 6

5 Pastorale Variee avec Cadenza . Attributed to W. A. Mozart. Piano score, pub. by G. Schirmer, New York, 1880.

Box 6

6 Songs of Song-ah-tah . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Charles Roos. Piano-vocal score, pub. by Sam Fox, 1923.

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7 In Spring Time . By H. Grunn. Piano-vocal score, pub. by Palma Inc., Chicago, 1921.

Box 6

8 Indian Lament . By H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by O. Ditson, Philadelphia, 1922.

Box 6

9 Summertime . by H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by O. Ditson, Philadelphia, 1919.

Box 6

10 A Crimson Tulip . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Katharine Bainbridge. Piano-vocal score, pub. by G. Schirmer, New York, 1920.

Box 6

11 Song of the Mesa . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Juanita Roos. Piano-vocal score, pub. by Hart, Los Angeles, 1923.

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12 'Tis Raining . By H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by O. Ditson, New York, 1929.

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13 Chanson Poetique . By H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by G. Schirmer, New York, 1941.

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14 Song of the Sea . By H. Grunn. Piano score, [ub. by Schroeder & Gunther, New York, 1940.

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15 In a Hollyhock Garden . By H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by Theo. Presser, Philadelphia, 1940.

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16 Music of the Brook . By H. Grunn. Piano-vocal score, pub. by Stattinger, St. Louis, 1918.

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17 Spring Song . By H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by Bendix, Lincoln (NE), 1929.

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18 Indian Love Song . By H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by Sam Fox, Cleveland, 1916.

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19 On the Wings of the Morning . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Forrest Barnes. Piano-vocal score, pub. by Boston Music, 1932.

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20 Seek Not Unto False Prophets . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Katharine Bainbridge. Piano-vocal score, pub. by G. Schirmer, New York, 1936.

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21 When Maytime Comes Again . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Grace Hamilton. Piano-vocal score, pub. by G. Schirmer, New York, 1939.

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22 [misc. scores and parts] . By H. Grunn. Ozalid master and copy, photostat negative, xerox. n.d.

Box 6

23 The Silence of Your Heart . By Homer Grunn, with lyrics by Forrest Barnes. Manuscript in ink, xerox. TTBB with piano. n.d.

Box 6

24 Love Song (Navajo Indians) . By H. Grunn, based on text by Elizabeth De Huff. Manuscript in ink; orch. parts and full score.

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25 The Famine (Song of Hiawatha) . By H. Grunn, based on text by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Manuscript in ink and pencil; full score and orch. parts. n.d.

Box 7

1 [misc. parts and scores] . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink, pencil. n.d.

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2 Trio in D major . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; parts, full score. n.d.

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3 No. 1 Malo-Katcina (Hopi) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; full score, trio parts. n.d.

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4 Hansel and Gretel . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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5 Air Sentimento (trio) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; full score and parts. n.d.

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6 Fire Goddess Dance Fantastique . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink, pencil; parts. n.d.

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7 Turkey Dance (Ute Indians) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; parts and vocal score. n.d.

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8 Silver Buckles . For fl,vl,vc & piano, by H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; inst. parts. n.d.

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9 The Famine . By H. Grunn, based on the poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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10 The Frog Went a Courtin' . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Madge Mundy Blackwood. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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11 Heaven's Garden . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Frederick Martens. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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12 Black Prayers (narrative with piano) . By H. Grunn with text by Mary Austin. Manuscript in ink. n.d.

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13 The Grass on the Mountain (narrative with piano) . By H. Grunn, with prose by Mary Austin. Manuscript in ink. n.d.

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14 White Cockatoos . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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15 Just California . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by John McGrearty. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score, 2 copies.

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16 Lament of a Man for His Son (narr. with piano) . By H. Grunn, with prose by Mary Austin. Manuscript in ink. n.d.

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17 Alas, My Butterfly . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Juanita Roos. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score, 2 copies.

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18 You are Moonlight, You are Starlight . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Juanita Roos. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score, 2 copies. n.d.

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19 Moon of My Desire . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Grace Hamilton. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score, 2 copies.

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20 Central Avenue Blues . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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21 Turkey Dance . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Frances Densmore. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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22 The Ship O'Dreams . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by John McGroarty. Manuscript in pencil: piano-vocal score, 2 copies.

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23 Renunciation/Song Without Words . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Edward McMadden. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score, 2 copies. n.d.

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24 At the Sun Dance . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Frances Densmore. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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25 No Horses . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Frances Densmore. Manuscript in ink; p[iano-vocal score, 2 copies.

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26 Early Every Morning . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Sharon de Keiser. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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27 The Horse of Troy - Prelude . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil with typewritten libretto. n.d.

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28 When Thou Art Near Me . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Warren Van Valkenburg. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score, 2 copies. n.d.

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29 Absent . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Charles Roos. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score, 2 copies.

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30 The Grass of the Mountain (narr. with piano) . By H. Grunn, with prose by Mary Austin. Manuscript in pencil. n.d.

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31 I Saw Three Ships Come Sailing . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Charles Roos. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score with lead sheet, 2 copies. n.d.

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32 Early Every Morning . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Sharon de Keiser. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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33 Smoke . By H. Grunn, words by Henry David Thoreau. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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34 Toast of Haag the Beggar . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Charles Roos. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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35 The Trail to the Turquoise Mountain . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Louise Everett. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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36 Such is the Love You Spurn . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Juanita Roos. Manuscript in pencil; p[iano-vocal score. n.d.

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37 The Warrior's Star . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Frances Densmore. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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38 Sleep . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Charles Henri de la Plate. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score, 2 copies. n.d.

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39 Wild Wing . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Charles Roos. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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40 My Dickey Bird . By Charles Henri de la Plate, arr. by H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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41 Winds of Guam . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Grace Mc Gill. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score, 2 copies. n.d.

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42 Song of the Indian Mother . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Frances Densmore. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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43 From Far Away . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Katherine Bainbridge. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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44 Sun Song (Stellar Songs) . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Beatrice Irwin. Manuscript in ink, pencil; piano-vocal score, 2

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45 In My Lapel . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Edward Madden. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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46 Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp (voice & narr.) . By H. Grunn, with text by Louis Este. Maanuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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47 Forgotten Songs . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Elise Campbell. Manuscript in pencil; piano-vocal score, with lyric sheet laid-in. n.d.

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48 Why the Kettle Burned . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Frances Densmore. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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49 Companion of My Dreams . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Katherine Bainbridge. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score, 2 copies. n.d.

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50 From Magnolia Land: Songs of the Old South . As sung by Madge Mundy Blackwood, transcribed and arranged by H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score; cycle of 9 songs. n.d.

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51 A Song . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Edward Salisbury Field. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

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52 Unimerica . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Dr. Ross Moore. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score, with lyric sheet laid-in. n.d.

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53 Indian Love Song . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano-vocal score. n.d.

Box 8

1 Desert Suite . By H. Grunn. Piano score, pub. by Southern California Music, Los Angeles. n.d.

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2 Coyote Dance (Painted Desert) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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3 The Princess and the Glass Mountain (playlet) . By H. Grunn, with text by Louis Este. Manuscript in ink: piano score with narrative. n.d.

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4 Cinderella (playlet) . By H. Grunn, with text by Louis Este. Manuscript in ink: piano score with narrative. n.d.

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5 Blue Beard (playlet) . by H. Grunn, with text by Louis Este. Manuscript in pencil: piano score with narrative. n.d.

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6 Peyote Drinking Song . By H. Grunn, with lyrics by Elizabeth Huff. Manuscript in ink: SATB with piano. n.d.

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7 Zuni Impressions, Op. 27 . By H. Grunn. Pub. by Boston Music Co., New York City. n.d.

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9 Night in Old Santa Fe . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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10 Just Dreaming . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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11 On the Mesa . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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12 Memorial . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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13 Poeme . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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14 The Night Wind . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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15 Five Polyphonic Pieces . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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16 Turkey Dance . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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17 Ode to the Sea . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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18 Fen Follet . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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19 Polonaise Brillante . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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20 Andante in B major . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: score for piano, four hands. n.d.

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21 Melodie Study . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: score for piano left hand. n.d.

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22 Hopi Indian Suite . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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23 Fantasie - Sonata in B minor . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score (first page only). n.d.

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24 Cuban Dance . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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25 Lion of Echigo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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26 California Waltz "La Vida" . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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27 Peyote Drinking Song . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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28 Cinderella (playlet) . By H. Grunn, with text by Louis Este. Manuscript in ink. n.d.

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29 Valse "Celeste" . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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30 Valse Lente . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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31 Hollywood Humoresque . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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32 Sylvia Speaks . Arr. by H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil. n.d. (original composer unspecified)

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33 Ode to the Sea . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score. n.d.

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34 Twilight Meditation . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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35 Love Letters . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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36 Oriental Sketches (mov'ts 1-3) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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37 Tour Oriental (mov'ts 5-7) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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38 Concert Study in G Flat . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score. n.d.

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39 Waltz Mignonne . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score. n.d.

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40 A Summer Idyl . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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1 Romance in Salon Style . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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2 Entreaty . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score, 2 copies. n.d.

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3 From the Navajo Country . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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4 Song of the Maiden . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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5 Peaceful Valley . By H. Grunn. Manscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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6 Isle of Enchantment . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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7 Poeme . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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8 Prelude in C sharp minor . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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9 Tamara (Lento - Waltz) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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10 Love Letters - a Romance . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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11 Waltz Caprice . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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12 A Chase Across the Plains . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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13 Waltz-Mimsic . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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14 Egyptian Dance . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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15 Concert Paraphrase . By H. Grunn (on Auguste Durand's Valse in E flat major). Manuscript in ink; piano score. n.d.

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16 Tango . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano score, 2 copies. n.d.

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17 Wing Foo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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18 Prelude in A minor . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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19 Waltz in D major . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano score. n.d.

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20 Thunder Mountain . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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21 Mysterious Canyon . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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22 Valse Pompadour . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; piano score. n.d.

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23 Happy Land . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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24 Waltz of Joy . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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25 Remembrance . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score. n.d.

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26 Intermezzo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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27 Evening Mood . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score, 2 copies. n.d.

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28 Rondoletto . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink and pencil: piano score, 2 copies. n.d.

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29 Just Dreaming . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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30 Fairy Story . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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31 Three Oriental Sketches . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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32 Enchanted Mesa . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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33 Polonaise Brillante . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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34 Song of the Canyon . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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35 A Song of April . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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36 A Saga of the South Seas . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score. n.d.

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37 Theme Song for Radio Programs . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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38 Cuban Dance . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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39 Music of the Brook . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score. n.d.

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40 Toy Parade of the Wooden Army . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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41 Dialogue . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score. n.d.

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42 Central Avenue . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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1 Petite Suite . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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2 Valse Brillante . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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3 Hollywood Humoresque . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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4 Humoresque Negre . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink and PhSN: piano score. n.d.

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5 Serenade . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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6 A Cottage in the Bush . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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7 Oasis . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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8 Across the Desert . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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9 In Happy Land . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score. n.d.

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10 Hopi Eagle Dance . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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11 Valse Mignonne . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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12 Temple of the Dawn (Oriental Sketches) . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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13 A Song of April . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: piano score. n.d.

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14 Twilight Meditation . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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15 Waltz of Joy . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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16 Malo-Katcina . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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17 Remembrance . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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18 From the Navajo Country . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: fragment of piano score. n.d.

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19 Song of the Maiden . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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20 From the Shore . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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21 Sumyacoli . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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22 Andante with variations (Sonata, Op. 109) . By Ludwig van Beethoven; simplified and arranged by H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score.

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23 Nocturne, Op. 32, No. 1 . By Frederic Chopin; simplified, arranged and edited by H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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24 Sonatina in E flat major, Op. 20 . By J.L. Dussek; edited by H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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25 Waltz, Op. 70 no. 1 . By Frederic Chopin; edited, simplified and arranged by H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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26 Mirage . By Gene Redewill. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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27 Nocturne . For 2 pianos. Manuscript in pencil. Name on score unreadable. n.d.

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28 Andante in F major . For 2 pianos, by Ludwig van Beethoven; arranged by H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink and pencil; 2 copies. n.d.

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29 Love Song . By Ethelbert Nevin. Manuscript in ink: piano score. n.d.

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1 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; misc. vocal and instrumental parts. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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2 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. MS in ink; misc. vocal and instrumental parts. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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3 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; misc. vocal and instrumental parts. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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4 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; misc. vocal and instrumental parts. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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5 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; trmb 2. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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6 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; trmb 1. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music project.

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7 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; timpani, with sound effect cue sheet laid-in. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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13 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; vla. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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14 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. MS in ink; Cl 1. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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15 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; Cl 2. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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16 The Isle of Cuckoo . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink; Bass. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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2 . Music sketch book, containing various entries, by H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink and pencil; 26 lvs. n.d.

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3 Cinderella (playlet) . By H. Grunn, with text by Louis Este and William Schiller. Manuscript in ink; Cl 1. n.d.

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10 Life's Meaning . By H. Grunn. Manuscript in ink and pencil; instr. parts. n.d.

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12 . Score fragment, for piano, by H. Grunn. MS in ink; 1 lv. n.d.

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13 Desert Suite No. 1 - At Sunrise . By Hl Grunn. Pub. by Carl Fischer, New York; violin 1. n.d.

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14 . Unidentified score (missing 1st page), by H. Grunn. Manuscript in pencil: full score. n.d.

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15 . Misc. parts and score, by H. Grunn. MS in ink and pencil. n.d.

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11 [unidentified fragment] . By Anonymous. Piano vocal score, published by Carl Fischer, New York. n.d.

 

2. Librettos

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10 In Women's Reign . Lyrics by L. Edward Johndro, from the book by Juanita and Charles Roos. Typewritten. n.d.

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11 The Magic of Ho Kum . Lyrics by L. Edward Johndro, from the book by Juanita and Charles Roos. Typewritten. n.d.

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12 Ku-Ku Isle (The Isle of Cuckoo) . By George Turner, Charles and Juanita Roos. Typewritten. n.d.

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13 The Mars Diamond . By Marshall Stedman. Typewritten. n.d.

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15 The Golden Pheasant . By Charles and Juanita Roos. Typewritten. n.d.

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18b In Woman's Reign . By William Hooper Howells. Typewritten & ditto of Act I & II. n.d.

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8 The Princess and the Glass Mountain . Typewritten libretto by H. Grunn. n.d.

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8 Barbecue Isle (The Isle of Cuckoo) . By Charles and Juanita Roos, after book by George Turner. Typewritten, 60 pp. n.d.

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9 The Isle of Cuckoo . By George Turner, Charles and Juanita Roos. Typewritten, 50 lvs., with corrections laid-in. n.d. Stamped by Los Angeles Federal Music Project.

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10 Ku Ku Isle (The Isle of Cuckoo) . By George Turner, Charles and Juanita Roos. Typewritten, 62 lvs. n.d.

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11 The Mars Diamond . By Marshall Stedman. Manuscript in ink. n.d.

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12 Barbecue Isle (The Isle of Cuckoo) . By George Turner, Charles and Juanita Roos. Typewritten, 51 lvs. n.d.

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4 The Stolen Melody . By Forrest Barnes. Typewritten, 14 pp. (incomplete). n.d.

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5 The Princess and the Glass Mountain . By Louis Este. Typewritten, 12 pp. n.d.

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6 Aladdin . Adapted by Louis Este. Typewritten; 13 pp. n.d.

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7 Puss in Boots . Adapted by Louis Este. Typewritten; 13 pp. n.d.

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8 Hansel and Gretel . Adapted by Louis Este. Typewritten; 13 pp. n.d.

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9 Bluebeard . Adapted by Louis Este. Typewritten; 13 pp. n.d.

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11 Aladdin's Lamp . Adapted by Louis Este. Typewritten; 12 pp. with title page. n.d.

 

3. Programs

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18 Brahms Quintet . Xerox copy, Los Angeles, 1908-09 season.

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19 Homer Grunn . Program and press notice, n.d.

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27 Homer Grunn . Press program, Southern California Music Co., n.d.

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1 Painted Desert Ballet . Performance by Lester Horton Dance Group at Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, August 8,

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2 Xochitl Ballet . By Homer Grunn, with Martha Graham at Pantages Theatre, Los Angeles, week of October 4, 1920.

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3 The Isle of Cuckoo . At Wilshire Ebell Theatre, April 30 - May 2, 1931; newspaper clippings laid-in.

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4 Santa Fe Fiesta . Dated 1925.

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5 Denisharn Dancers . With Ruth St. Denis and Ted Shawn, at Philharmonic Auditorium, week of December 6, 1926.

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7 A Bicentennial Musicale . By the Wilshire Chorale, April 7, 1976, with note from Allan John Gastre to Celeste Grunn, dated April 12, 1976.

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8 Homer Grunn and Chief Yowlache . Press release for recital, n.d.

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9 Homer and Celeste Grunn . With newspaper clipping re: performance of "Fire", November 10, 1929.

 

4. Correspondence

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14 The Isle of Cuckoo . Typewritten list (1 lv) of musicians for performance, signed by John R. Britz, June 10, 1937.

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23 Homer Grunn and friends . Photo post card, in Berlin, n.d.

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34 . Holiday card from "Ruth and Gordon", with newspaper clipping laid-in, n.d.

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35 . Letter, photostat of original v-mail to Homer Grunn from Jack Mandigo, March 18, 1943.

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12 Homer Grunn . Handwritten copy of entry in Who's Who 1937, s.v. Grunn, john Homer.

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14 Nell C. Grunn . Assorted documents regarding estate of deceased, dated June 1950.

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15 Homer Grunn . Regarding music of deceased. n.d

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16 Homer Grunn . Regarding music of deceased and ASCAP. n.d.

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17 Homer Grunn . Regarding renewal of copywrights for works by deceased.

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18 Homer Grunn . Regarding royalties earned by deceased. n.d.

 

5. Photographs

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17 The Isle of Cuckoo . B/w, Los Angeles, 1937.

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21 Homer Grunn . B/w, with unidentified group, n.d. 2 copies.

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22 Indian Dance, Santa Fe Fiesta . B/W, on mount, n.d.

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24 Homer Grunn . B/w, with Carrie Jacobs Bond and friends, n.d.

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28 Homer Grunn . Picture postcard, n.d.

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32 Homer Grunn with Brahms Quintet . B/w, n.d.

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33 Homer Grunn, Arthur Radon . B/w, Los Angeles, n.d.

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36 Homer Gurunn . B/w, n.d.

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37 Homer Grunn . B/w, at 911 Westchester Ave., Los Angeles, n.d.

 

6. Miscellaneous

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1 . Assorted poetry, by Elizabeth Evely Moore. Typewritten, on stationery, 5 lvs. n.d.

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16 . List of published works by Homer Grunn. No publisher listed; n.d.

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20 Homer Grunn . Xerox of newspaper clipping from Musical Forecast (Musicians Club of Pittsburgh, PA), December 1928.

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25 Homer Grunn . Post card advertising published works, n.d.

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26 Homer Grunn . Advertisement, three fold, listing published works. Southern California Music Co., 1914.

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29 Homer Grunn . Press notice, Southern California Music Co., for Baldwin Pianos, n.d.

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30 Homer Grunn . Card advertising summer class, n.d.

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31 Homer Grunn . Advertisement, three fold, of compositions, Palma; Chicago, 1922.

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6 Homer Grunn . Billing form for lessons, n.d.

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10 Homer Grunn and Nina Marie Currado . Newspaper clipping, n.d.

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19 Homer Grunn . Contracts regarding royalty agreements for music of deceased.

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21 Homer Grunn . Duplicates of programs in other boxes.