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When Silents Was Golden

When Silents Was Golden

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Perfromance Pack
Composer Gallina, Jill/Michae
Publisher Shawnee Press Inc
Permanently Out of Print

Catalog #35025649

Unavailable for Digital Delivery

This musical is a tribute to the early years of the twentieth century when silent movies mesmerized and enthralled avid theater audiences. During its 30-year reign, this compelling art form captured the hearts and minds of many devoted fans. As a building owner and realtor discuss plans to convert an old building, formerly a silent movie studio, into commercial space, ghostly visages of the stars of silent screen who have been living there reveal themselves to the audience. As prospective renters inspect the building, they are frightened away by the stars who again assume the filming of scenes of silent movies of the past. The musical selections accompanying each scene are representative of what occurred on numerous silent film sets. After discouraging a number of potential renters, the stars seek out a team who are attempting to have the building declared an historic site. They set the stage for the creation of a memorial to the silent movie era. Grade Level: 4-9. Perf. Time: Approx. 45 minutes.

Title Artist Arranger Composer Key DD
ALONG COMES ZOROO GALLINA,GALLINA  
PHANTOM,THE GALLINA,GALLINA  
SHEIK,THE GALLINA,GALLINA  
THOSE SILENT MOVIES GALLINA,GALLINA  
YOU'VE GOT A WESTERN GALLINA,GALLINA  
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