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Code Red (firefighter drama, starring Lorne Greene and Andrew Stevens)

     (ABC Sunday nights, 1981 - 1982)

     [this series was scheduled against formidable competition -- 
      CBS "60 Minutes" -- and so it only lasted one season.]


Theme 1: "Code Red (Op & Cl Theme)"

    [Theme and composer credit in Craig Pattillo's "TV Theme 
     Soundtrack Directory"]

     Composer: Morton ("Mort") Stevens (ASCAP)

     2001 Publisher: EMI-Golden Torch Music Corp. (ASCAP)
                        c/o EMI Music Publishing
                        of New York, NY 

     Copyright Date: [not found]
     Renewal   Date: [not found]

     Recordings:


Theme 2: "Theme from 'Code Red'"

    [Since no composer credit for a Code Red THEME was found in
     copyright records under the name of "Morton Stevens" (except
     for the short "Bumper Themes" below, and since this filing
     WAS found in copyright records; it's possible that Andrew 
     Stevens (born in 1955) who was the apparent co-star of the
     series, was related to composer Morton Stevens (1929 - 1991)
     and that this is actually the SAME composition as that of
     Theme 1 above, listed in the ASCAP database for the purpose 
     of collecting performance royalties. If Morton and Andrew
     were father and son, it's possible that Andrew wrote the
     melody and father wrote the arrangement, for example...]

     Composer: Andrew Stevens (ASCAP)
              [pseudonym of Herman Andrew Stevens]

     Orig. Publisher: King Cod Music (ASCAP)
                         a div. of King Cod, Inc.
                         of Beverly Hills, CA

     2001 Publisher: [THEME title not found in the ASCAP database;
                      however there is a listing for Andrew Stevens
                      under the title "Code Red Cues"]

     Composition Date: 1981

     Copyright Date: March 17, 1982; PAu-394-453.

     Recordings:


Bumper Themes: "Bumpers : No. 1 & 2 (from Code Red)"

    [above is title as filed for copyright; bumpers are short
     bridges at the end of an act leading to a commercial; and
     no doubt these are thematically related to the Op & Cl
     THEME above.]

     Composer: Morton ("Mort") Stevens (ASCAP)

     2001 Publisher: EMI-Golden Torch Music Corp. (ASCAP)
                        c/o EMI Music Publishing
                        of New York, NY 

     Copyright Date: Jan. 28, 1982; PAu-385-956

     Recordings:


Open Theme 3: "Code Red Main Title"

    [above is title as it appeared in the BMI database]

     Composer: Richard W. La Salle (ASCAP/BMI)

     2001 Publisher: EMI-Gold Horizon Music Corp. (BMI)
                        c/o EMI Music Publishing
                        of New York, NY 

    [Several episode scores (most 1 volume) were filed for copyright 
     under La Salle's name, from which Main and End Credits music
     could have been derived]:

     Copyright Date [title: "Death of a Fireman", 
                             Code Red (Prod. No. 181209)]:
                     Oct. 22, 1981; PAu-345-364.

     Copyright Date [title: "Fireworks 11-27-81",
                     Code Red (Prod. No. 181208)]:
                     NOTE: Multiple volumes in folder; 
                     Dec. 7, 1981; PAu-357-377.

     Copyright Date [title: "Wildfire 12-18-81", 
                             Code Red (Prod. No. 181217)]:
                     Dec. 30, 1981; PAu-362-998.

     Copyright Date [title: "Code Red", Prod. No. 181220]:
                    Jan. 28, 1982; PAu-385-842.

     Recordings:


Close Theme 4: "Code Red End Credits"

    [above is title as it appeared in the BMI database]

     Composer: Richard W. La Salle (ASCAP/BMI)

     2001 Publisher: EMI-Gold Horizon Music Corp. (BMI)
                        c/o EMI Music Publishing
                        of New York, NY 

    [Several episode scores (most 1 volume) were filed for copyright 
     under La Salle's name, from which Main and End Credits music
     could have been derived]:

     Copyright Date [title: "Death of a Fireman", 
                             Code Red (Prod. No. 181209)]:
                     Oct. 22, 1981; PAu-345-364.

     Copyright Date [title: "Fireworks 11-27-81",
                     Code Red (Prod. No. 181208)]:
                     NOTE: Multiple volumes in folder; 
                     Dec. 7, 1981; PAu-357-377.

     Copyright Date [title: "Wildfire 12-18-81", 
                             Code Red (Prod. No. 181217)]:
                     Dec. 30, 1981; PAu-362-998.

     Copyright Date [title: "Code Red", Prod. No. 181220]:
                    Jan. 28, 1982; PAu-385-842.

     Recordings:


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