Active on Broadway in the following productions:
Did You Know?
Neither he nor orchestrator Robert Russell Bennett
were Oscar-nominated for their work on the 1936 film version of "Show Boat", because in 1936, the nomination for music would always go to the studio department head, which neither Bennett nor Baravalle were. If "Show Boat" had been filmed in 1938, when the Academy rules were changed to allow conductors and/or orchestrators to be nominated, it is ...