Alex North

Born 4 December 1910. Died 8 September 1991
Alex North
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.31.1/img/default_artist_images/classical2.jpg
1910-12-04
https://musicbrainz.org/artist/1da369a4-7e66-4b30-8aa7-33426370347a
Alex North

Alex North Biography (Wikipedia)

Alex North (born Isadore Soifer, December 4, 1910 – September 8, 1991) was an American composer best known for his many film scores, including A Streetcar Named Desire (one of the first jazz-based film scores), Viva Zapata!, Spartacus, Cleopatra, and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? He was the first composer to receive an Honorary Academy Award but never won a competitive Oscar despite fourteen nominations.

This entry is from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. If you find the biography content factually incorrect or highly offensive you can edit this article at Wikipedia. Find out more about our use of this data.


Alex North Tracks

Sort by


Back to artist