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The Joker's Wild (game/quiz show)

    (Version #1: CBS Daytime, 1972 - 1975 hosted by Jack Barry;
     Version #2: Syndicated,  1977 - 1986, hosted by 
                                     Jack Barry, Jim Peck and Bill Cullen;
     Version #3: Syndicated,  1990 - 1991, hosted by Pat Finn)

    [a children's version called "Joker! Joker! Joker!"
     was syndicated from 1979-81]


Theme 1 (1972 - 1975): "The Savers"

    [aka, new title, 
     filed for copyright 1997: "Peanuts, Hot Dogs and Beer"]

     Composers: Jean-Jacques Perrey (ASCAP) 
               [aka: Jean Marcel Leroy]; and
                Gershon Kingsley (ASCAP)

     Orig. Publisher: Valentine Music Company (ASCAP)
     1978 Publisher:  Valentine Music Co. (ASCAP)
     2000 Publisher:  Valentine Music Company (ASCAP)
                         of Sebastian, FL

     Copyright Date [as "The Savers":] 1967; Eu 377.
                 [NB: This is correct; Eu numbers rolled over in 1967]

     Copyright Date 
      [as "Peanuts, Hot Dogs and Beer":] Sep. 10, 1997; PAu-2-257-025.

     Recordings:
          LP: "The In Sound From Way Out"
               Perrey-Kingsley [synthesizer production duo]
               Vanguard Records (1970)

          Reissue on CD:
          CD: "The Essential Perrey & Kingsley"
               Perrey-Kingsley [synthesizer production duo]
               Vanguard Records VCD-71/72 (1988)
             
          CD: "The Best of TV Game Show Themes"
               released by The Game Show Network
               Varese-Sarabande 302 066159 2 (2000)


Theme 2 (1977 - 1986): "The Joker's Wild (Sig)"

     [this is a "boogaloo/funk/disco" arrangement of "The Savers",
      the original THEME by Perrey-Kingsley above, adapted by
      Hal Smith Hidey.]

     Composers: Jean-Jacques Perrey (ASCAP) 
                [aka: Jean Marcel Leroy]; and
                Gershon Kingsley (ASCAP)

     Adapter/Arranger: Hal Smith Hidey (ASCAP)

     2000 Publisher: Dojo Music Company (ASCAP)

     Copyright Date:
     Renewal   Date:

     Recordings:
          CD: "Classic TV Game Show Themes"
              produced by the Game Show Network
              Varese-Sarabande VSD-5881 (1998)


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