The Road To Romance

Title: The Road To Romance

Author: Ernst Luz

Publisher: Thematic Music Cue Sheet, 1927


Format: Cue Sheet

Document type: Cue Sheet

All authors/contributors: Ernst Luz

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  1. At Screening: “Prelude to ‘Heroical Love Drama’” by Baron
  2. On An Island Off Cuba’s Coast: “Spanish Gypsy Dance” by Mowrey
  3. At The Tribunal: “Incid. Symphony No.31” by Kempinski (RED)
  4. Doorbell: “Trembling Agitato” by Kilenyi
  5. Priest Leaves Room: Repeat No.3 (RED)
  6. D’Arcy Leaves Through Door After Kissing Fingers Goodbye: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.19 B-2” by Luz
  7. From Spain: “The Hobbledehoy” by Olsen (BROWN)
  8. Trumpeter On: Trumpet Call

SEGUE: “Incid. Symphony No.1” by Kempinski

  1. Ramon Novarro Jumps Into Sea: “La Serenade” by Metra
  2. Who’s The Gallant In The White Hat: Repeat No.3 (RED)
  3. Don Balthasar Walks Out Through Iron Gate With Box: Repeat No.7 (BROWN)
  4. Novarro Sees Girl: “Lolita” by Friml (WHITE)
  5. A Pretty Girl: Repeat No.7 (BROWN)
  6. It Seems I Have: “No Me Olvides” by Lapham
  7. Girl Sees Novarro: Repeat No.3 (RED)
  8. Novarro Breaks Flower Pot: “The Tragic Discovery” by Patou
  9. Novarro Puts Ring On Finger: Repeat No.12 (WHITE)
  10. Don Balthasar and Gang Show On Screen: “Incid. Symphony No.31” by Kempinski (RED)
  11. Don Balthasar Walks From Door: Repeat No.12 (WHITE)
  12. Novarro Jumps From Balcony: Repeat No.18 (RED)
  13. Well, Young Man, Who Are You?: “Allegretto Burlesco” by Drigo’s Cinema Classics
  14. Run Along, But Hereafter: Repeat No.7 (BROWN)
  15. I Planned Some Tricks With Cards: “Lolita” by Friml (WHITE)
  16. Novarro Puts Handkerchief Over Eyes On Balcony: “Conspiracy” by Savino
  17. Door Opens Showing Don Balthasar: Repeat No.18 (RED)
  18. Then As A Pirate He Hangs: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.3 A-1” by Luz
  19. Door Closed As Novarro Is Dragged Out: “Romance” by Vieuxtemps
  20. Then The Lusts of Pirate City; “Funebris” by Gabriel Marie
  21. Everybody In Church Kneels: Repeat No.18 (RED)
  22. Priest Motions To Black Hooded Man: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.19 A-1” by Luz
  23. Priest Leads Girl Into Cellar: “Lolita” by Friml (WHITE)
  24. Novarro Leads Girl Off: “Symphonic Incidentals No.10” by Marquardt
  25. We’ll Trick Them: “Incid. Symphony No. 39” by Jensen
  26. Boat Comes To Shore: Repeat No.32 “Symphonic Incidentals No.10”
  27. You Worthless Scum: Repeat No.18 (RED)
  28. Then Followed Three Days: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.3 B-2” by Luz
  29. Novarro Falling Asleep: “Mignonette” by Sodero
  30. Novarro Catches Girl: Repeat No.31 (WHITE)
  31. Girl’s Head Falls Back In Faint: “Melodic Agitato” by Savino
  32. Novarro Lifts Up Girl and Carries Her Out of Cave: “The Road To Sorrow” by Kempinski
  33. Trio Seated At Table: “The Hobbledehoy” by Olsen (BROWN)
  34. And Here’s To A Short Rope: “Incid. Symphony No.31” by Kempinski (RED)
  35. Girl Dragged From Table: “Agitato” by Engleman
  36. Don Balthasar Captured: “Lolita” by Friml (WHITE) (2nd Strain)
  37. Novarro Sees Girl: Repeat No.31 (WHITE)

Proper Rest Period is Nos. 22 to 31 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 Cornoration. 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

SFSMA ID: 0o4OFo4fNm

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