Axel Stordahl papers, 1936-1960 (University of Oregon, Special Collections & Archives)
Axel Stordahl (1913-1963) was a trumpeter with the Bert Bloch orchestra and Tommy Dorsey, and composed music for Frank Sinatra, Eddie Fisher, Dinah Shore, Jack Benny, Dean Martin and Bing Crosby among others. The collection consists of scores and arrangements for orchestra and voice, often for specific artists and groups. Titles include "Accentuate the Positive" (Dinah Shore), "We're the Number Two Boys in the Land" (Sinatra-Kaye), and "Love and Marriage" (Eddie Fisher). Also included are recordings, many in different languages.