Battle of Russia, The (Film) 1943

Variant title: Know Your Ally: Russia

World War II documentary, part of the Why We Fight series. Tiomkin served as music director.

Production Credits
Role Person
Composer Dimitri Tiomkin

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Title Status
Scene Music for The Battle of Russia Published
Title Image
US One Sheet
Description: Coming Soon!

Will Come Soon!
Description: second 1 sheet

 

Will Come Soon!
Description: Coming Soon!

 


  • Cue Sheet
located in the Tiomkin Collection at USC

Total Time:
39 minutes, 26 seconds

Cue Title Reel Part Usage Timing Collaborators
1 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Song of Stalingrad and Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony.
1 1 Background Instrumental Entire 1:25
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
2 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony.
1 2 Background Instrumental Entire :08
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
3 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Tchaikovsky’s Sixth Symphony, Red Flag and Call to Arms – Army Bugle Call.
1 3 Background Instrumental Entire 1:07
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
4 Original Composition
Description: Based on To Arms – Army Bugle Call, Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony and Song of the Steppes by Knibber.
1 4 Background Instrumental Entire 1:08
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
5 Original Composition
Description: Partially based on Ach Du Lieber Augustine. P.D.
1 5 Background Instrumental Entire :12
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
6 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on theme from Alexander Nevsky by Prokofiev.
1 6 Background Instrumental Entire :32
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
7 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on theme from Alexander Nevsky by Prokofiev.
1 7 Background Instrumental Entire :25
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
8 Original Composition
Description: Coming Soon
1 8 Background Instrumental Entire :37
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
9 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Marseillaise. P.D.
2 1A Background Instrumental Entire 1:49
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
10 Original Composition
Description: Coming Soon
2 3 Background Instrumental Entire :12
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
11 Original Composition
Description: Coming Soon
2 4 Background Instrumental Entire :15
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
12 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on theme from Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture.
2 5 Background Instrumental Entire :25
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
13 Original Composition
Description: Coming Soon
2 5B Background Instrumental Entire :36
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
14 Original Composition
Description: Coming Soon
2 8 Background Instrumental Entire :18
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
15 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Greetings to Moscow
2 10 Background Instrumental Entire :42
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
16 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Greetings to Moscow
3 1 Background Instrumental Entire 2:48
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
17 Original Composition
Description: Arrangement based on My Moscow.
3 2 Background Instrumental Entire :39
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
18 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Shostakovich’s Seventh Symphony.
3 3 Background Instrumental Entire 1:04
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
19 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on theme from Shostakovich’s Seventh Symphony.
3 4 Background Instrumental Entire :20
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
20 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Greek National Anthem – P.D.
3 5 Background Instrumental Entire :14
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
21 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Yugoslavian National Anthem & Shostakovich’s Seventh Symphony.
4 1 Background Instrumental Entire 1:09
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
22 Original Composition
Description: Coming Soon
4 2 Background Instrumental Entire 2:04
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
23 Original Composition
Description: Coming Soon
4 3 Background Instrumental Entire 1:46
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
24 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on theme from Shostakovich’s Seventh Symphony.
4 4 Background Instrumental Entire 1:04
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
25 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Shostakovich’s Seventh Symphony & Song of the Steppes by Knibber
5 1 Background Instrumental Entire 1:55
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
26 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Greetings to Moscow and Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony.
5 3 Background Instrumental Entire 1:30
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
27 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on When Tomorrow is War and Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony.
5 4 Background Instrumental Entire :28
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
28 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Song of the Steppes by Knipper, Shostakovich Seventh Symphony and Greetings to Moscow
5 5 Background Instrumental Entire :54
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
29 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony & Buddeny March by Pokrass.
6 1 Background Instrumental Entire :55
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
30 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Buddeny March by Pokrass, Greetings to Moscow, and Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony.
6 2 Background Instrumental Entire :43
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
31 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony, Greetings to Moscow and Shostakovich’s Seventh Symphony.
8 1 Background Instrumental Entire 1:03
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
32 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Shostakovish’s Seventh Symphony.
8 2 Background Instrumental Entire :52
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
33 Original Composition
Description: Coming Soon
8 3 Background Instrumental Entire 1:34
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
34 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony & Columbia The Gem of the Ocean. P.D.
8 4 Background Instrumental Entire 1:53
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
35 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Song of Stalingrad and Russian Folk Tune from Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture.
8 5 Background Instrumental Entire :58
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
36 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Shostakovich’s Seventh Symphony.
8 6 Background Instrumental Entire 1:20
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
37 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Shostakovich’s Seventh Symphony and Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony.
9 1 Background Instrumental Entire :54
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
38 Original Composition
Description: Coming Soon
9 2 Background Instrumental Entire :34
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
39 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Red Flag and Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony.
9 3 Background Instrumental Entire :50
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
40 Original Composition
Description: Partially Based on Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony, Over There by George M. Cohan, Heart of the Oak P.D., Song of Stalingrad.
9 4 Background Instrumental Entire 2:04
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)

Tiomkin Collection at USC

Box
Storage Contents Storage Number
Original score by Dimitri Tiomkin in the hand of the arrangers: Charles Maxwell, Leo Arnaud, Joseph Nussbaum and Albert Glasser.

Original musical sketches by Dimitri Tiomkin, holograph; music cues and timing sheets, heavily annotated by Dimitri Tiomkin; conductor parts, ozalid; orchestral parts, ozalid masters.

War Department Music Cue Sheet and Continuity Report with Copyright Status; same but mimeographed. 23 and 27 pages each.

2 sets of breakdown sheets for music recording and timing.

Orchestral parts and conductor parts, ozalid and holograph.

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Orchestral, conductor parts: ozalid masters, in the hand of the copyist.

4A

Original musical sketches by Dimitri Tiomkin, holograph.

Selection sheets.
Music timing sheets, original and carbon typescripts; some holograph.
Orchestral parts, ozalid and holograph; some music sketches, too. Ozalid masters.
Conductor parts. (In folders consisting of ditto leaves from various other music [film] by other composers.)

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CD
Storage Contents Storage Number
*dubbed from eleven 16 discs:
No, 232: R2-5-1 to R5-2-2
No. 233: R2-2-1 to R9-1-3
No. 234: R4-2-3 to R1-5-1
No. 236: R3-1 Reh. to R6-1A-2
No, 301: R5-3:T2 / R8-1:T1 / R5-4:T1,T2 / R9-3:T1 / R4-4:T1,T2 / R9A-1:T1,T2
No. 266: R2-1A to R1-83
No. 267: R1-2:T1 to R2-6:T1
No. 289: R5-5:T1,T2 / R5-1:T1,T2,T3,T4 / R8-2:T1 / R5-3:T1
No. 302: R9A-2:T1 / R8-3:T1 / R9A-2:T2 / R9-2:T1,T2,T3 / R9A-2: T3,T4,T5 / R8-6:T1 / R9-1:T1,T2
No. 303: R8-5:T1,T2,T3,T4 / R8-4:T1 / R3-2 :T1,T2,T3 / R3-4:T1 / R2-10:T1 // R2-3:T1,T2 / R2-7:T1,T2 / R2-4:T1
No: 304: R2-1:T1 / R2-8:T1,T2,T3,T4,T5,T6 / R2-2:T1,T2 / R2-5:T1,T2,T3
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Music Sketch
Storage Contents Storage Number

Sketches; Conductor

 

Open-Reel-Audio
Storage Contents Storage Number
*dubbed from eleven 16 discs:
No, 232: R2-5-1 to R5-2-2
No. 233: R2-2-1 to R9-1-3
No. 234: R4-2-3 to R1-5-1
No. 236: R3-1 Reh. to R6-1A-2
No, 301: R5-3:T2 / R8-1:T1 / R5-4:T1,T2 / R9-3:T1 / R4-4:T1,T2 / R9A-1:T1,T2
No. 266: R2-1A to R1-83
No. 267: R1-2:T1 to R2-6:T1
No. 289: R5-5:T1,T2 / R5-1:T1,T2,T3,T4 / R8-2:T1 / R5-3:T1
No. 302: R9A-2:T1 / R8-3:T1 / R9A-2:T2 / R9-2:T1,T2,T3 / R9A-2: T3,T4,T5 / R8-6:T1 / R9-1:T1,T2
No. 303: R8-5:T1,T2,T3,T4 / R8-4:T1 / R3-2 :T1,T2,T3 / R3-4:T1 / R2-10:T1 // R2-3:T1,T2 / R2-7:T1,T2 / R2-4:T1
No: 304: R2-1:T1 / R2-8:T1,T2,T3,T4,T5,T6 / R2-2:T1,T2 / R2-5:T1,T2,T3
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VHS
Storage Contents Storage Number
Coming Soon!

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