Painted Ponies

Title: Painted Ponies

Author: James C. Bradford

Publisher: Thematic Music Cue Sheet, 1927


Format: Cue Sheet

Document type: Cue Sheet

All authors/contributors: James C. Bradford

OCLC Number:


  1. At Screening: “Out West” by Pinard
  2. The Carnival Spirit: “Rural Flirts” by Bradford
  3. I Hear Bucky Simms Is Entering: “Characteristic No.1” by Roberts

NOTE: Catch pop shots by Beanpole.

  1. Bucky Rides Into Town: “Bermuda Blues” by Clements
  2. Do You Know Sweet Adeline: THEME “Sweet Adeline”

NOTE: Direct Music—play with Guitar and Harmonica only.

  1. Get Away From That Cow Puncher: “Symphonic Incidentals No.5” by Marquardt
  2. I Wonder If That’s Bucky Simms: “Speed” by Frey
  3. Beanpole Shoots Pinto: “La Folie” by Franceschi
  4. And Bucky Came Back: “Oh Mister” by Frey
  5. Merry-Go-Round Starts: “Mounted Police Galop” by LeThiere
  6. Sweet Adeline: Repeat Theme No.5
  7. Say, Can’t Those Painted Ponies Go Any Faster: “Zip” by Frey

NOTE: Start at moderate tempo, and work up to Vivo tempo.

  1. Beanpole Lands In Pond: “Mal de Mer” by Lange
  2. Come On, Boys: “The Skyrocket” by Frey

NOTE: Catch shots ad lib.

  1. I Didn’t Shoot Your Dad: “Daddy, You’ve Been A Mother To Me” by Fisher
  2. The Sheriff Had A New Kind of Case: “Chanson Algerian” by Bradford
  3. To The Toptown Rodeo: “The Spirit of St. Louis” by Woods
  4. First Event: “Aeroplane Galop” by Lamothe
  5. Steer Riding: “By Wireless” by Berge
  6. Steer Stopping: “Military Galop” by Barthman
  7. Ladies and Gentlemen: “Central Park” by Goldman
  8. Bucky Starts To Ride: “Derby Days” by Axt
  9. The Championship Awarded To: “On The Hunt” by Goldman
  10. Night Scene: “Underneath The Stars” by Spencer
  11. Bucky Starts to Play Harmonica: Repeat Theme No.5

NOTE: Play as Harmonica Solo—orchestra pick up “P”.

  1. Who Does Your Father Think: “Sinister Presto” by Bradford
  2. I Intend To Go: “Tragic Andante” by Savino
  3. The First Thing In The Morning: “Les Chants de la Montagne” by Elie
  4. Bucky Reads Note—Mounts Horse—Rides Away: “Emotional Agitato” by Savino
  5. Bucky Leaps From High Rock Into River: “Poursuite Dramatique” by Drigo’s Cinema Classics
  6. Beanpole Shoots Donkey: “A Chase Through The Clouds” by Lakay
  7. Bucky and Adeline Reach Shore: “Aboroso Appassionato” by Delille

NOTE: Catch pop shots by Beanpole.

  1. You Remember: “Canzonetta” by Herbert
  2. I Own A Ranch Up North: Repeat Theme No.5

Source: Carl Braun Collection

SFSMA ID: T9Dpa1oj2R

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