Don Spencer
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1941-03-22
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Don Spencer

Don Spencer Biography (Wikipedia)

Donald Richard "Don" Spencer OAM (born 22 March 1941 in Tamworth) is an Australian children's television presenter, singer-songwriter, guitarist and musician. He had a long-running role on Play School on both the Australian version (1968–99) and the United Kingdom version (1972–88), the only presenter to work on both versions. In March 1963 his first single, "Fireball" – the theme tune to a UK TV science fiction series, Fireball XL5 – reached No. 32 on the UK Singles Chart. In 2002 Spencer established the Australian Children's Music Foundation. On Australia Day (26 January) 2007 he was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) with the citation "for service to children's music and television as a songwriter and performer, and through the establishment of the Australian Children's Music Foundation". Spencer married Julie Horsfall, they have two children: Dean, a musician; and Danielle Spencer, an actress and singer, who married actor Russell Crowe in 2003.

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Fireball
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Fireball
Don Spencer
Busy Doing Nothing
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Busy Doing Nothing
GRAY
FIREBALL
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FIREBALL

FIREBALL

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Music Arranger
Iain Chambers, Bill Cooper, Rob Domingue, Matthew Down, Dave Eaglestone, Bob Moseley & Don Spencer
Bascule Chambers
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Bascule Chambers

Bascule Chambers

Composer
Iain Chambers
Performer
Bill Cooper
Rob Domingue
Matthew Down
Dave Eaglestone
Bob Moseley
Conductor
Don Spencer
In My Life
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In My Life
Don Spencer
Fireball XL5
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Fireball XL5
Iain Chambers, Don Spencer & Docklands Sinfonia
Hoketus Prima
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Hoketus Prima

Hoketus Prima

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Iain Chambers
Ensemble
Docklands Sinfonia
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Don Spencer
Theme from Fireball XL5
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Theme from Fireball XL5
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