Jeff Wayne
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1943-07-01
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Jeffry "Jeff" Wayne (July 1, 1943) is a musician. In 1978 he released Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds, his musical adaptation of H. G. Wells' science-fiction novel The War of the Worlds. Wayne wrote approximately ...

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Biography

Jeffry "Jeff" Wayne (July 1, 1943) is a musician. In 1978 he released Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds, his musical adaptation of H. G. Wells' science-fiction novel The War of the Worlds. Wayne wrote approximately 3,000 advertising jingles in the 1970s which appeared on television in the United Kingdom, notably a Gordon's Gin commercial which was covered by The Human League. Wayne also composed numerous well-known television themes, including Good Morning Britain (TV-am), ITV's The Big Match and The World of Sport, BBC's 60 Minutes, and for 24 years, the UK's first news radio station, LBC. Wayne wrote feature film and documentary film scores and was musical director for various artists. Wayne published a book called The Book of Tennis and created, produced and scored eight thirty-minute episodes of The Book of Tennis Chronicles that was distributed by Fox Sports in approximately twenty countries, and was broadcast in the US on The Tennis Channel between 2005 and 2008.

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Forever Autumn (feat. Justin Hayward)
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Chris Thompson & Jeff Wayne
Thunderchild
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Jeff Wayne
Going Home
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War of the Worlds
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Jeff Wayne
The Eve Of The War And Forever Autum Medley
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Jeff Wayne
Eve Of The War (Ben Liebrand Remix)
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Jeff Wayne
The Eve Of War
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Jeff Wayne
Forever Autumn (feat. Gary Barlow)
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Chris Thompson, Richard Burton & Jeff Wayne
Thunder Child
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Jeff Wayne
War of the Worlds (The Eve of War) (feat. Richard Burton)
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Ken Bruce & Jeff Wayne
The Eve Of The War
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Biography

Jeffry "Jeff" Wayne (July 1, 1943) is a musician. In 1978 he released Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds, his musical adaptation of H. G. Wells' science-fiction novel The War of the Worlds. Wayne wrote approximately 3,000 advertising jingles in the 1970s which appeared on television in the United Kingdom, notably a Gordon's Gin commercial which was covered by The Human League. Wayne also composed numerous well-known television themes, including Good Morning Britain (TV-am), ITV's The Big Match and The World of Sport, BBC's 60 Minutes, and for 24 years, the UK's first news radio station, LBC. Wayne wrote feature film and documentary film scores and was musical director for various artists. Wayne published a book called The Book of Tennis and created, produced and scored eight thirty-minute episodes of The Book of Tennis Chronicles that was distributed by Fox Sports in approximately twenty countries, and was broadcast in the US on The Tennis Channel between 2005 and 2008.

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