Title: Skirts

Author: Ernst Luz

Publisher: Thematic Music Cue Sheet, 1921


Format: Cue Sheet

Document type: Cue Sheet

All authors/contributors: Ernst Luz

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  1. At Screening: “Skirt Dance” by Tobani (YELLOW)
  2. There Are Only Two Cures For Love: “Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life” by Herbert (WHITE)
  3. After Man Writes “Rose” On Letter: “Blossom” by Fox
  4. Man Puts Dog From Desk: Repeat No.2 (WHITE)
  5. Mother Interrupts Lovers: “Dialogue” by Meyer-Helmund (DARK BLUE)
  6. In the Flat Next Door: “For My Baby” by Snyder
  7. Close-Up of Girl Seated On Table: “Valse Passionnee” by Savino
  8. Party Begins To Dance (Anticipate Fight): “Agitato Dramatico” by Fresco
  9. Stop With Crash As Picture Falls On Mother-In-Law: Repeat No.5 (DARK BLUE)
  10. Man Putting Hats In Hat Box: “Dream Sonnet” by Mayne
  11. Girl (Wife) Kissing Rose: Repeat No.5 (DARK BLUE)
  12. Husband Sits Down At Desk: “Spinning Song” by Mendelssohn (LIGHT BLUE)
  13. A Bee Stung Me: Repeat No.2 (WHITE)
  14. Bertie Took Up The Flute: Flute Imitation by Flute or Organ
  15. Man Stops Playing Flute: “Valse Fascinante” by Kempinski
  16. On The Same Floor: “Reverie and Rondeau” by Schertzinger
  17. Alright, I’ll Go: Repeat No.12 (LT. BLUE)
  18. The Five Hundred Club: “Valse Caprice” by Chenoweth
  19. Hat On Chair At Table—Chorus Girls Show: “Sugar Foot Strut” by Schwab
  20. and Mrs. Littleton: “Skirt Dance” by Tobani (YELLOW)
  21. End of Doll’s Dance On Table: “Powder and Patches” by Fletcher
  22. I Must Tell You About Santa Claus: “Symphonic Incidentals No.2” by Marquardt
  23. Lilliputian Carried Off Screen: Repeat No.20 (YELLOW)
  24. Bottle Falls Into Girl’s Soup: Repeat No.22 “Symphonic Incidentals No.2”
  25. A Night In Jail: “Heart O’Dreams” by Zamecnik
  26. To My Wife: “Dialogue” by Meyer-Helmund (DARK BLUE)
  27. Police See Man On House Balcony: “Ondes Mysterieuses” by Franceschi
  28. Bathroom Scene: “Haste” by Sanders
  29. Man Powders Face At Mirror: “The Speed Demon” by Bub
  30. Man Sits At His Desk: “Ah! Sweet Mystery Of Life” by Herbert (WHITE)
  31. Man Picks Up Flute: Flute Imitation by Flute or Organ
  32. Mother-In-Law Interrupts Flutist: “Twilight Hour” by Savino
  33. Mah In Law: “Queer Antics” by Zamecnik
  34. Elinor Glyn: “Spinning Song” by Mendelssohn (LIGHT BLUE)
  35. I Want My Necklace Today: Repeat No.33 “Queer Antics”
  36. After Telephoning Scenes: Repeat No.34 (LIGHT BLUE)
  37. Take This To The Police Station: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.12-A1” by Luz
  38. Anticipate Struggle: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.12-B2” by Luz
  39. Husband Laughs: Repeat No.37 “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.12-A1”
  40. Keep Away From This Bed: Repeat “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.12-B2”
  41. Masked Man Has Necklace: “Allegro Misterioso” by Kempinski
  42. Police Show: “20th Century” by Bub (Open “PP”)
  43. Husband Thrown On Floor At Piano: “Ah! Sweet Mystery Of Life” by Herbert (WHITE)

Proper orchestral rest period is Nos. 25 to 35 inclusive.

NOTE: The repetition of numbers in this cue sheet is simplified by the use of the “LUZ” SYMPHONIC COLOR GUIDE, sold by Music Buyers Corporation, 1520 Broadway, New York City. The color suggested for repetition of numbers designates the Mood or Emotion, and is used as a code for such repetitions.

Source: Carl Braun Collection


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