Year: 1992

Farce Montage

This piece was originally written for a musical adaptation of the Mel Brook’s filme The Producers, nearly a decade before Brooks’ own version took Broadway by storm. Part of it was later used for the song The Bill of Fare…

The Many Faces of Trading Places

This paper on the film Trading Places, exploring its many comic layers as well as its nature vs. nurture themes, was written for a course in comic theatre at Cornell University during Mark’s undergraduate studies. Read the The Many Faces…

Orchid Returns

This piece is from the score of the original short film Gratuitous Violence. Listen to .mp3 sample of Orchid Returns from the Original Soundtrack Recording. © & 2007, 1992 Mark S. Meritt

Concede

This piece is from the score of the original short film Gratuitous Violence. Listen to .mp3 sample of Concede from the Original Soundtrack Recording. © & 2007, 1992 Mark S. Meritt

Regroup #4

This piece is from the score of the original short film Gratuitous Violence. Listen to .mp3 sample of Regroup #4 from the Original Soundtrack Recording. © & 2007, 1992 Mark S. Meritt

Juggernaut

This piece is from the score of the original short film Gratuitous Violence. Listen to .mp3 sample of Juggernaut from the Original Soundtrack Recording. © & 2007, 1992 Mark S. Meritt

Regroup #3

This piece is from the score of the original short film Gratuitous Violence. Listen to .mp3 sample of Regroup #3 from the Original Soundtrack Recording. © & 2007, 1992 Mark S. Meritt