Silhouettes from the Screen, Op.55 (Wilson, Mortimer)


Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. New York: Composers’ Music Corporation, 1919. Plate C. M. C. 160.
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General Information

Work Title Silhouettes from the Screen, Op.55
Alternative. Title
Composer Wilson, Mortimer
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.55
Key D minor, Scriabinesque loosely C, E major, atonal, D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. by 1919
First Publication. 1919
Dedication See comments
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Piano

Misc. Comments

Selection List

Each movement is dedicated to (or descriptive of?) a screen celebrity:

  1. Wm. Hart (Moderato assai)
  2. Charles Chaplin (Quasi allegretto)
  3. Mary Pickford (Andante, molto cantabile)
  4. Theda Bara (Commodo, tempo rubato)
  5. Douglas Fairbanks (Tempo di valse)