Franz Waxman

Born 24 December 1906. Died 24 February 1967
Franz Waxman
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1906-12-24
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Franz Waxman

Franz Waxman Biography (Wikipedia)

Franz Waxman (né Wachsmann; 24 December 1906 – 24 February 1967) was a German and American composer of Jewish descent, known primarily for his work in the film music genre. His film scores include Bride of Frankenstein, Rebecca, Sunset Boulevard, A Place in the Sun, Stalag 17, Rear Window, Peyton Place, The Nun's Story, and Taras Bulba. He received twelve Academy Award nominations, and won two Oscars in consecutive years (for Sunset Boulevard and A Place in the Sun). He also received a Golden Globe Award for the former film. Bernard Herrmann said that the score for Taras Bulba was "the score of a lifetime."

He also composed concert works, including the oratorio Joshua (1959), and The Song of Terezin (1965), a work for orchestra, chorus, and children's chorus based upon poetry written by children in the Theresienstadt concentration camp during World War II. Waxman also founded the Los Angeles Music Festival in 1947 with which he conducted a number of West Coast premieres by fellow film composers, and concert composers alike.

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Franz Waxman
Taras Bulba
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Taras Bulba

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Rear Window Juke Box # 6
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Rear Window Juke Box # 6
Franz Waxman
Carmen fantasy
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Carmen fantasy
Franz Waxman
Taras Bulba (The Ride of the Cossacks)
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Taras Bulba (The Ride of the Cossacks)
Franz Waxman
Good Morning
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Good Morning
Franz Waxman
Carmen Fantasy
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Carmen Fantasy
Franz Waxman
Sunset Boulevard Suite
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Sunset Boulevard Suite
Georges Bizet
Carmen Fantasy for violin and orchestra
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Carmen Fantasy for violin and orchestra
Franz Waxman
The New Dress (From "Rebecca")
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The New Dress (From "Rebecca")
Franz Waxman
TARAS BULBA
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TARAS BULBA

TARAS BULBA

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CHARLES MACKERRAS/VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA 19
George Enescu
Romanian Rhapsody No 1
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Romanian Rhapsody No 1
Franz Waxman
Bride Of Frankenstein (1935) "Danse Macabre”, “Creation"
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Bride Of Frankenstein (1935) "Danse Macabre”, “Creation"
Franz Waxman
Carmen Fantasy
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Carmen Fantasy
George Enescu
Romanian Rhapsody No 1
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Romanian Rhapsody No 1
Franz Wazman
The Bride of Frankenstein
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The Bride of Frankenstein

The Bride of Frankenstein

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Franz Wazman
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Spirit Of St Louis
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Spirit Of St Louis
Franz Waxman
Suspicion (1941): Prelude / Sunday Morning
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Suspicion (1941): Prelude / Sunday Morning

Suspicion (1941): Prelude / Sunday Morning

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City of Prague Phiharmonic Orchestra
Conductor
Franz Waxman
Das Lied Von Terezin (No.7 'Der Garten')
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Das Lied Von Terezin (No.7 'Der Garten')
Franz Waxman
Taras Bulba (1962): The Ride to Dubno
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Taras Bulba (1962): The Ride to Dubno
Franz Waxman
Peyton Place (1951): Main Title & Hilltop Scene
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Peyton Place (1951): Main Title & Hilltop Scene
Franz Waxman
Sayonara (1957): Prelude
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Sayonara (1957): Prelude

Sayonara (1957): Prelude

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Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Franz Waxman
A Place in the Sun (1951): Suite
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A Place in the Sun (1951): Suite
Franz Waxman
Spirit of St Louis (1957): Prelude
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Spirit of St Louis (1957): Prelude
Franz Waxman
Sunset Boulevard (1950): Suite
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Sunset Boulevard (1950): Suite
Franz Waxman
The Paradine Case (1947): Rhapsody for piano and orchestra
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The Paradine Case (1947): Rhapsody for piano and orchestra
Franz Waxman
Humoresque (1947): Carmen Fantasie
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Humoresque (1947): Carmen Fantasie
Georges Bizet
Humoresque (1947): Carmen Fantasie
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Humoresque (1947): Carmen Fantasie
Franz Waxman
Objective Burma! (1945) - Finale
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Objective Burma! (1945) - Finale
Franz Waxman
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1941) - Suite
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Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1941) - Suite
Franz Waxman
Rear Window (1954) - Prelude
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Rear Window (1954) - Prelude
Franz Waxman
Rebecca (1940) - Suite
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Rebecca (1940) - Suite
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A Christmas Carol (1938) Prelude & Threadneedle Street
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A Christmas Carol (1938) Prelude & Threadneedle Street
Franz Waxman
Captains Courageous (1937) - Suite
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Captains Courageous (1937) - Suite
Franz Waxman
Bride of Frankenstein (1935) - The Creation
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Bride of Frankenstein (1935) - The Creation
Franz Waxman
The Blue Angel (1938) - Falling in Love Again
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The Blue Angel (1938) - Falling in Love Again
Franz Waxman
Philadelphia Story (1938) - Titles
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Philadelphia Story (1938) - Titles
Franz Waxman
Sunset Boulevard (1965) - Titles
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Sunset Boulevard (1965) - Titles
Franz Waxman
Sunset Boulevard suite
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Sunset Boulevard suite
Franz Waxman
Carmen fantasy for violin and orchestra
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Carmen fantasy for violin and orchestra
Franz Waxman
Prince Valiant (1954) Main Title
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Prince Valiant (1954) Main Title
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Carmen Fantasy
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Carmen Fantasy
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