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John Barry

John Barry, the Academy Award-winning film composer whose idiosyncratic and iconic compositions over the course of a lifetime in the movies -- including some of the best known James Bond music and the themes to “Midnight Cowboy,” and “Out of Africa,” among dozens of others.

The British-born composer not only helped define the feel of the Bond films but crafted music that served as a 1960s soundtrack to a new kind of jet-setting lifestyle. With his wildly adventurous arrangements and instrumentation, his music's devil-may-care feel will forever be connected to fashionably mod cocktail lounges of the era.

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February 01, 2011

John Barry - R.I.P.

March 20, 2010

Barry to Take Soundtrack Award

Discography

 

The Concert

Challenge Jazz
2010

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The Chase

Challenge Jazz
2004

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The Ipcress File...

Challenge Jazz
2002

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Eternal Echoes

Challenge Jazz
2001

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The Ultimate

Challenge Jazz
2001

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