Tag: pianist

George Gershwin

(1898–1937) Jacob Bruskin Gershowitz Filmography as Composer: Manhattan 1979 Director: Woody Allen Starring: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton     Born September 26 1898 Brooklyn, New York, NY (USA) Died July 11 1937 Beverly Hills, CA (USA) Cause of death Brain tumor Occupation Composer…

Ennio Morricone

(1928–2020) Filmography as Composer:   Addio fratello crudele 1971 Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Oliver Tobias     La chiave (The Key) 1983 Director: Tinto Brass Starring: Stefania Sandrelli, Frank Finlay   Born November 10 1928 Roma (Italia) Died…

Armando Trovajoli

(1917–2013) Film scores by Armando Trovajoli:   Matrimonio all’italiana (Marriage Italian Style) 1964 Director: Vittorio De Sica Starring: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni     C’eravamo tanto amati (We All Loved Each Other So Much) 1974 Director: Ettore Scola Starring: Nino…

Robert Schumann

(1810–1856) Robert Alexander Schumann Filmography as Composer:   Ludwig 1972 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Helmut Berger, Romy Schneider     Born June 8 1810 Zwickau (Germany) Died July 29 1856 Endenich, Bonn (Germany) Cause of death Syphilis Occupation Composer Conductor Musician Pianist…

Suzanne Leenhoff, Madame Manet

(1830–1906) Suzanne Manet in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Nymphe surprise 1861 Museo de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires     Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Musique aux Tuileries 1862 National Gallery, London     Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) Madame Manet au piano 1868 Musée d’Orsay, Paris    …

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

(1756–1791) Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart Mozart in Film: Amadeus 1984 Director: Miloš Forman Cast: Tom Hulce, F. Murray Abraham   Born January 27 1756 Salzburg (Austria) Died December 5 1791 Vienna (Austria) Occupation Composer Musician Pianist

Ludwig van Beethoven

(1770–1827) Beethoven in Film: Copying Beethoven 2006 Director: Agnieszka Holland Starring: Ed Harris, Diane Kruger   Baptised December 17 1770 Bonn (Germany) Died March 26 1827 Vienna (Austria) Cause of death Pneumonia Teacher Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) Occupation Composer Musician Pianist