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All-Star Revue / Four-Star Revue (comedy variety)

     [The original title -- the "Four-Star Revue" (1950 - 1951) -- 
      was a weekly series which featured four rotating comedian/hosts:
      Danny Thomas, Jimmy Durante, Jack Carson and Ed Wynn; but this
      monthly gig on the fledgling medium of TV may have interfered
      with the ability to accept more lucrative bookings; So...
      
      In 1951, the title changed to "All-Star Revue" so that other
      comedian/hosts could perform on a less rigid schedule. Additional
      comedian/hosts included the madcap team of Olsen and Johnson.]

     (NBC Primetime, 1950 - 1953)


Theme 1 (for Danny Thomas): "Danny Thomas Theme"

     Composer: Jack Mason (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: [listed without publisher in the 1978 Index
                      of Performed Compositions]

     2001 Publisher: [listed in 2001 ASCAP database without publisher]

     Copyright Date:
     Recordings:


Theme 2 (for Jimmy Durante): "You Gotta Start Off Each Day With A Song"

     Composer: James ("Jimmy") Durante (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: Robbins Music Corp. (ASCAP)

     2001 Publisher: EMI-Robbins Catalog, Inc. (ASCAP)
                        c/o EMI Music Publishing, Inc.
                        of New York, NY 

     Copyright Date:
     Recordings:


Theme 3 (for other comedians): "All-Star Revue Original Music"

     Composer: Jack Mason (ASCAP)

     1954 Publisher: [listed without publisher in ASCAP Index 
                       of Performed Compositions, 1954]

     2001 Publisher: [listed in 2001 ASCAP database without publisher]

     Copyright Date:
     Recordings:


Theme 4 (for Olsen and Johnson, et al): "All-Star Opening Theme"

     Composer: Milton Delugg (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: [not listed in ASCAP Index, 1978]

     2000 Publisher: [listed without publisher]

     Copyright Date:
     Recordings:


NOTE: Produced within the Four-Star Revue umbrella title were a number of shows which used their own theme songs, such as... - The Danny Thomas Show, w/Lou Bring and his orchestra - The Jack Carson Show - The Jimmy Durante Show, w/Roy Bargy and Jack Roth orchestras - The Ed Wynn Show, w/additional orchestrations by Allan Roth Produced within the All-Star Revue umbrella title were a number of shows which used their own theme songs, such as... - The Olsen and Johnson Show, w/Milton DeLugg orchestra - The Victor Borge Show - The George Jessel Show - The Ritz Brothers Show, w/Lou Bring - The Martha Raye Show, w/George Bassman and his orchestra [the above credits are from "The Complete Encyclopaedia of Television Programs" Vol. 1, by Vincent Terrace, and from "Total Television" by Alex McNeil.]

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