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Riverboat (western, starring Darren McGavin)

     (NBC Primetime, 1959 - 1961)


Theme 1 (First Season): "Riverboat Theme"

    [aka: "Riverboat"; much praised as a precursor to the
     film theme for "The Magnificent Seven", also written by
     Elmer Bernstein -- Both THEMEs use a very characteristic
     Western accompaniment motif that is highly rhythmic, and
     was later much admired and imitated.]

     Composer: Elmer Bernstein (ASCAP/BMI); as a work for hire
                     for Revue Studios, employer.
     Original Publisher: M C A Music Publishing (ASCAP), 
                         a division of M C A, Inc.
     1999 Publisher: MCA/Northern Music Company (ASCAP), of
                     Los Angeles, CA

     Copyright Date: October 19, 1959; Eu 604 201.
     Renewal Date:   October  8, 1987; RE-351-338.
     Recordings:
          LP: "Double Impact"
               Buddy Morrow and his Orchestra
               in arrangements by Ray Martin
               RCA-Victor LPM/LSP-2180 (1960)

          CD Re-issue: "Double Impact"
               Buddy Morrow and his Orchestra
               in arrangements by Ray Martin.
               BMG (Spain) 74321 609932 (1998)


Theme 2 (Second Season): "Riverboat Song"

     Composer: Gerald Fried (ASCAP); as a work for hire
                     for Revue Studios, employer.
     Original Publisher: M C A Music Publishing (ASCAP), 
                         a division of M C A, Inc.
     1999 Publisher: MCA/Northern Music Company (ASCAP), of
                     Los Angeles, CA

     Copyright Date: September 21, 1960; Eu 640 907.
     Renewal Date:   December  23, 1988; RE-413-365.
     Recordings:


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