Feature articles

April 2017
Hole in the Rock and Panic Button: Dimitri Tiomkin and Stephen Longstreet cross paths in the early 1960s

In the early 1960s, Dimitri Tiomkin signed back-to-back contracts to score two pictures, Panic Button and Hole in the Rock. While he did not ultimately provide music for either film, a look at what took place behind-the-scenes provides a fascinating … Read More…

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May 2015
Red Light: Gideon Bibles and Vengeance, or Film noir meets Religion

(Sixth in an occasional series on Tiomkin’s lesser-known film scores) by Warren M. Sherk The entire plot of the 1949 film Red Light, featuring an evocative score by Dimitri Tiomkin, revolves around a Gideon Bible. Travelers are no strangers to … Read More…

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Feature articles

Follow these links to feature-length articles on Dimitri Tiomkin and his music. Albertina Rasch (1891-1967) The première danseuse Albertina Rasch, married to Dimitri Tiomkin from 1926 until her death in 1967, had a prolific career as a ballerina and choreographer. … Read More…

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