Alexander Faris

Born 11 June 1921. Died 28 September 2015
Alexander Faris
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1921-06-11
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Alexander Faris

Alexander Faris Biography (Wikipedia)

Samuel Alexander "Sandy" Faris (11 June 1921 – 28 September 2015) was a Northern Irish composer, conductor and writer, known for his television theme tunes, including the theme music for the 1970s TV series Upstairs, Downstairs. He composed and recorded many operas and musicals, and also composed film scores (including for Georgy Girl) and orchestral works. As a conductor, he was especially known for his revivals of Jacques Offenbach and Gilbert and Sullivan operettas.

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Arthur Sullivan
Loudly let The Trumpet Bray - Iolanthe
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Loudly let The Trumpet Bray - Iolanthe

Loudly let The Trumpet Bray - Iolanthe

Librettist
W. S. Gilbert
Ensemble
Band of the Irish Guards
Last played on
Alexander Faris
Upstairs Downstairs theme
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Upstairs Downstairs theme

Upstairs Downstairs theme

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Unknown conductor
Last played on
Jacques Offenbach
Orphée aux enfers (Concert Overture)
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Orphée aux enfers (Concert Overture)
Arthur Sullivan
The Mikado: Alone & yet alive! / Hearts do not break
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The Mikado: Alone & yet alive! / Hearts do not break
Jacques Offenbach
Orpheus in the Underworld - You've gone too far
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Orpheus in the Underworld - You've gone too far

Orpheus in the Underworld - You've gone too far

Performer
June Bronhill
Kevin Miller
Orchestra
Sadler's Wells Orchestra
Alexander Faris
The Duchess of Duke Street
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The Duchess of Duke Street
Alexander Faris
Upstairs Downstairs
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Upstairs Downstairs
Alexander Faris
The Grand Waltz
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The Grand Waltz
Alexander Faris
Crown Ceremonial
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Crown Ceremonial
Alexander Faris
The Edwardians
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The Edwardians
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