06/011 Guide to the John K. Neill Collection Neill John K. Collection Finding Aid Authors: Maristella Feustle.

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Guide to the John K. Neill Collection 1971/1986 Music Library Overview of the Collection John K. Neill Collection 1971-1986 06/011 Neill, John K. (John Kenneth), 1914-, 1914-2004 4.00 English Music Library Biographical Information:

John K. Neill was an organist, composer, and a former chief arranger for the Lawrence Welk Orchestra, partially responsible for Welk's theme song "Bubbles in the Wine."

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Topical Term: Hymns. Popular music.
Administrative Information Conditions Governing Use:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Music Library. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to this collection is provided only by special arrangement. Please contact the Music Library for more information.

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.

Arrangement of Materials:

Musical arrangements are organized by category: spiral bound collections, women's vocal arrangements, mixed-voice vocal arrangements, standards and popular tunes, and Christmas carols and other hymns. The vocal arrangements are in alphabetical order by title, while the standards and popular tunes are in their original order as indicated by Neill.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of four boxes, which primarily contain various arrangements by John Neill. Also present are a small amount of set lists, performance programs, and promotional materials. The music consists primarily of "American songbook" tunes and some selections of sacred music.

Detailed List of Contents id11345 1 22700 Scope and Contents

Spiral-bound copies: at least 29 volumes, many multiple copies, of photocopied arrangements by Neill. This box: Vol. I-XV.

id11346 2 22704 id11214 2 Photocopied arrangements by Neill, Vol. XVI-XXIX. 1971 id11228 2 Worman, Walter Elliot. Self-sustained non-linear oscillations of medium amplitude in clarinet-like systems. Scope and Contents

Cleveland, OH: Case Western Reserve University Dept. of Physics.

id11347 3 22568 id11215 3 1 Scope and Contents

Set lists and programs.

id11217 3 2 Scope and Contents

Song lists, promotional materials, miscellaneous.

id11218 3 3 Scope and Contents

Women's vocal arrangements, A-I.

id11229 3 3 April Showers Scope and Contents

SSAC, Soprano 1, 2, Alto, Contralto, piano: score (original, 3 copies), parts (originals, 1 set of copies), piano acc. (original, 1 copy).

id11230 3 3 But Beautiful Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score.

id11231 3 3 Chopin C-Minor Prelude Scope and Contents

SSAC, piano: score of vocal parts (original, 3 copies), parts (originals, 2 sets of copies, piano (2 copies only).

id11232 3 3 I Believe Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score

id11219 3 4 Scope and Contents

Women's vocal arrangements, L-P.

id11233 3 4 Lord, I Will Ever Love Thee Scope and Contents

SAA, piano: score

id11234 3 4 Lord, I Will Ever Love Thee Scope and Contents

SAA, organ, piano: score, 4 copies; voice part score (photocopy only)

id11235 3 4 The Man I Love Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score.

id11236 3 4 Mood Indigo Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score

id11238 3 4 Moon Country Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score

id11239 3 4 Moonlight and Roses Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score (2 original, 2 copies).

id11240 3 4 Nagasaki Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score.

id11241 3 4 Penthouse Serenade Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score

id11220 3 5 Scope and Contents

Women's vocal arrangements, R-Y.

id11243 3 5 Ragtime Cowboy Joe Scope and Contents

SSAC, piano: 5 photocopies of score, original intro section ("to page 1").

id11244 3 5 Sometimes I'm Happy Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano.

id11245 3 5 This Can't Be Love Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score.

id11246 3 5 Tuxedo Junction Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score.

id11248 3 5 Yellow Bird Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score.

id11249 3 5 Yesterday Scope and Contents

SSAA, piano: score

id11221 3 6 Scope and Contents

Mixed-voice vocal arrangements, A-C.

id11250 3 6 All the Things You Are Scope and Contents

SATB, piano: score (1 full copy, 1 missing page 1).

id11251 3 6 April Showers Scope and Contents

SATB, piano.

id11252 3 6 Chopin Prelude Scope and Contents

SATB, piano.

id11222 3 7 Scope and Contents

Mixed-voice vocal arrangements, L. Ordered from greatest to least number of instruments per arrangement.

id11253 3 7 Lord, I Will Ever Love Thee 1986 Scope and Contents

SATB, piano, organ, oboe): 2 photocopies.

id11254 3 7 Lord I Will Ever Love Thee 1985 Scope and Contents

SATB, piano, organ, 1985: score (1 original, 9 photocopies).

id11255 3 7 Lord, I Will Ever Love Thee 1984 Scope and Contents

SATB, piano, organ.

id11256 3 7 Lord, I Will Ever Love Thee 1983 Scope and Contents

Piano part (9 photocopies) - one part found included with 1984 piano/organ score

id11257 3 7 Lord, I Will Ever Love Thee undated Scope and Contents

SATB, piano, organ: original score.

id11223 3 8 Scope and Contents

Mixed-voice vocal arrangements, M-W.

id11259 3 8 Moonlight and Roses Scope and Contents

SATB, piano: score

id11260 3 8 Our Waltz Scope and Contents

SATB, piano: score

id11261 3 8 Ragtime Cowboy Joe Scope and Contents

SATB, piano: score

id11262 3 8 Ragtime Cowboy Joe Scope and Contents

Unidentified voices, sketch/draft: score.

id11263 3 8 Wagon Wheels Scope and Contents

SATB, piano: score.

id11224 3 9 Scope and Contents

Arrangements: Standards and popular tunes, 1-20.

id11264 3 9 You Light Up My Life Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11265 3 9 [Don't It Make My] Brown Eyes Blue Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11266 3 9 Caravan Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11267 3 9 Tie A Yellow Ribbon Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11268 3 9 Far Away Places Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11269 3 9 San Antonio Rose Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11270 3 9 Sweet Sixteen Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11271 3 9 Medley Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11272 3 9 Love Theme ("music by J.K. Neill") Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11273 3 9 Old Cape Cod Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11274 3 9 Rock-A-Bye Your Baby Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11275 3 9 Love Me Tender Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11276 3 9 Medley (Swingin' Down the Lane, The Sweehearts on Parade, Walkin' My Baby Back Home) Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11277 3 9 After the Lovin' Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11278 3 9 Spring Medley Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11279 3 9 American Medley Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11280 3 9 Satin Doll Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11281 3 9 Misty Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11282 3 9 Love Boat Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11283 3 9 New York, New York Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11225 3 10 Scope and Contents

Arrangements: Standards and popular tunes, 21-38.

id11327 3 10 The Best Things in Life Are Free Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11328 3 10 The Rainbow Connection Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11329 3 10 Blue Gown Medley [Alice Blue Gown] Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11330 3 10 Moonlight Bay Medley (Moonlight Bay, For Me and My Gal, Sleepy Time Gal) Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11331 3 10 My Funny Valentine Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11332 3 10 You Want to Make Love? Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11333 3 10 The Song is You Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11334 3 10 Somewhere My Love Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11335 3 10 Just a Song at Twilight Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11336 3 10 Anniversary Song Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11337 3 10 Somewhere in Old Wyoming Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11338 3 10 Ragtime Cowboy Joe Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11339 3 10 Moon River Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11340 3 10 Red Wing Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11341 3 10 Du, Du Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11342 3 10 Sound of Music Medley Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11343 3 10 Angry Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11344 3 10 Glow Worm Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11226 3 11 Scope and Contents

Arrangements: Standards and popular tunes, 39-52.

id11284 3 11 The Best Things in Life Are Free Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11285 3 11 Stairway to the Stars Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11286 3 11 Skaters' Waltz Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11287 3 11 Moon of Manakoora Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11288 3 11 Love Medley Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11289 3 11 'S Wondeful Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11290 3 11 Tea for Two Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11291 3 11 Donkey Serenade Scope and Contents

Piano.

id11292 3 11 Please Release Me Scope and Contents

Organ (p. 2 only) and piano.

id11293 3 11 Hello Dolly Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11294 3 11 Shanty in Old Shanty Town Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11295 3 11 Spanish Eyes Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11296 3 11 Tennessee Waltz Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11297 3 11 It Had to Be You Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11298 3 11 Sweet and Low Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11227 3 12 Scope and Contents

Arrangements: Christmas carols and other hymns.

id11299 3 12 O Christmas Tree Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11300 3 12 Hark, the Herald Angels Sing Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11301 3 12 Good King Wenceslas Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11302 3 12 Deck the Halls Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11303 3 12 The Christmas Song Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11304 3 12 Away in a Manger Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11305 3 12 Here Comes Santa Claus Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11306 3 12 Jingle Bells Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11307 3 12 It Came Upon a Midnight Clear Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11308 3 12 Joy to the World Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11309 3 12 O Come, All Ye Faithful Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11310 3 12 O Little Town of Bethlehem Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11311 3 12 Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11312 3 12 I'll Be Home for Christmas Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11313 3 12 Silent Night Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11314 3 12 Santa Claus is Coming to Town Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11315 3 12 Winter Wonderland Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11316 3 12 Silver Bells Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11317 3 12 White Christmas Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11318 3 12 What Child Is This Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11319 3 12 We Three Kings Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11320 3 12 We Wish You a Merry Christmas Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11321 3 12 Toyland Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11322 3 12 O Holy Night Scope and Contents

Organ.

id11323 3 12 Hymn Medley (The Old Rugged Cross, In the Garden, Church in the Wildwood) Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11324 3 12 How Great Thou Art Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11325 3 12 It Is No Secret Scope and Contents

Organ and piano.

id11326 3 12 The Love of God Scope and Contents

Sketch.

id258094 4 723270 Scope and Contents

Arrangements for organ unless otherwise noted.

id258095 4 1 Rodeheaver hymnal pages 1913 Scope and Contents

When We All Get to Heaven (36), In the Garden (37), The Old Rugged Cross (38), What If It Were Today? (39). In the Garden and The Old Rugged Cross were facing outward in a discarded plastic sleeve. A second plastic sleeve has "Amazing Grace," "What a Friend We Have in Jesus," and "Dwelling in Beulah Land" cut out and pasted onto black paper.

id258096 4 2 Ivory Palaces 1973 June 14 Scope and Contents

For Elsie Faye Wheat, Frances Ray Pratt.

id258097 4 3 You Light Up My Life id258098 4 4 Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue id258099 4 5 Caravan id258100 4 6 Tie a Yellow Ribbon 1980 id258101 4 7 Far Away Places 1980 id258102 4 8 San Antonio Rose id258103 4 9 Sweet Sixteen id258104 4 10 Medley ("Young Maggie") id258105 4 11 Love Theme id258106 4 12 Old Cape Cod id258107 4 13 Rock-A-Bye Your Baby id258108 4 14 Spring Medley Scope and Contents

For piano. Pages 1, 4, and 5 only.

id258109 4 15 Spring Medley Scope and Contents

For organ.

id258110 4 16 Glow Worm Scope and Contents

Page 4 only. May be related to Box 3, folder 10, item 18.

id258111 4 17 Christmas Medley id258112 4 18 Stairway to the Stars id258113 4 19 The Skaters' Waltz id258114 4 20 Moon of Manakoora id258115 4 21 Love Medley id258116 4 22 S Wonderful id258117 4 23 Tea for Two id258118 4 24 Donkey Serenade id258119 4 25 Please Release Me Scope and Contents

Page 1 only. May be related to Box 3, folder 11, item 9.

id258120 4 26 It Had To Be You Scope and Contents

For piano. Page 3 only. May be related to Box 3, folder 11, item 14

id258121 4 27 Christmas Carols Scope and Contents

Mainly single-page arrangements, for piano.

id258122 4 27 O Christmas Tree id258123 4 27 Hark, the Herald Angels Sing id258124 4 27 Deck the Halls id258125 4 27 The Christmas Song id258126 4 27 Away in a Manger id258127 4 27 Here Comes Santa Claus id258128 4 27 Jingle Bells id258129 4 27 It Came Upon the Midnight Clear id258130 4 27 Joy to the World id258131 4 27 O Come, All Ye Faithful id258132 4 27 O Little Town of Bethlehem id258133 4 27 Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer id258134 4 27 I'll Be Home for Christmas id258135 4 27 Silent Night id258136 4 27 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town id258137 4 27 Winter Wonderland id258138 4 27 Silver Bells id258139 4 27 White Christmas id258140 4 27 What Child Is This id258141 4 27 We Three Kings id258142 4 27 We Wish You a Merry Christmas id258143 4 27 Toyland id258144 4 27 O Holy Night
id258145 4 28 Easy to Love Scope and Contents

Organ arrangements resume.

id258146 4 29 Song of Songs 1981 id258147 4 30 Waltz Medley 1981 id258148 4 31 When I Fall in Love 1981 id258149 4 32 You And I 1981 id258150 4 33 When They Ring the Golden Bells 1981 Scope and Contents

For piano.

id258151 4 34 When They Ring the Golden Bells 1981 Scope and Contents

For organ.

id258152 4 35 How Great Thou Art Scope and Contents

Pages 3 and 4 only. May be related to Box 3, folder 12, item 26.

id258153 4 36 It Is No Secret