Jerry Goldsmith

1929 - 2004

American

Summary


Jerrald King Goldsmith (February 10, 1929 – July 21, 2004) was an American composer and conductor most known for his work in film and television scoring. He composed scores for such films as Star Trek: The Motion Picture and four other films within the Star Trek franchise, The Sand Pebbles, Logan's Run, Planet of the Apes, Patton, Papillon, Chinatown, The Wind and the Lion, The Omen, The Boys from Brazil, Capricorn One, Alien, Outland, Poltergeist, The Secret of NIMH, Gremlins, Hoosiers, Total Recall, Basic Instinct, Rudy, Air Force One, L.A. Confidential, Mulan, The Mummy, three Rambo films, and Explorers. 




He collaborated with some of film history's most accomplished directors, including Robert Wise, Howard Hawks, Otto Preminger, Joe Dante, Richard Donner, Roman Polanski, Ridley Scott, Michael Winner, Steven Spielberg, Paul Verhoeven, and Franklin J. Schaffner. His work for Donner and Scott also involved a rejected score for Timeline and a controversially edited score for Alien, where music by Howard Hanson replaced Goldsmith's end titles and Goldsmith's own work on Freud: The Secret Passion was used without his approval in several scenes. 




Goldsmith was nominated for six Grammy Awards, five Primetime Emmy Awards, nine Golden Globe Awards, four British Academy Film Awards, and eighteen Academy Awards (he won only one, in 1976, for The Omen). 




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Performances

19th April 2024

PERFORMERS
Dallas Symphony
CONDUCTOR
Enrico Lopez-Yanez
LOCATION
Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, TX, United States of America

21st April 2024

PERFORMERS
Dallas Symphony
CONDUCTOR
Enrico Lopez-Yanez
LOCATION
Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, TX, United States of America

8th June 2024

PERFORMERS
Austin Symphony Orchestra
LOCATION
Dell Hall at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin, TX, United States of America

8th June 2024

PERFORMERS
Austin Symphony Orchestra
LOCATION
Dell Hall at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin, TX, United States of America

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