Elmer Bernstein

1922 - 2004

Elmer Bernstein

Elmer Bernstein (April 4, 1922 – August 18, 2004) was an American composer and conductor known for his film scores. In a career that spanned more than five decades, he composed "some of the most recognizable and memorable themes in Hollywood history", including over 150 original movie scores, as well as scores for nearly 80 television productions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elmer Bernstein has received more than 726,734 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 335th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Elmer Bernstein ranks 335 out of 1,008Before him are Mauricio Kagel, Jan Ladislav Dussek, Hugo Riemann, Martin Agricola, Anatoly Lyadov, and Friedrich von Flotow. After him are Ernst Krenek, Francesco Cilea, Vasily Kalinnikov, Joseph Martin Kraus, Irving Berlin, and Adriano Banchieri.

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Among people born in 1922, Elmer Bernstein ranks 76Before him are Gianna Beretta Molla, Ralph H. Baer, Barbara Bel Geddes, Ugo Tognazzi, Annemarie Schimmel, and Oskar Werner. After him are Denholm Elliott, Leo Tindemans, Arthur Penn, Marek Edelman, Enrico Berlinguer, and Luis Echeverría. Among people deceased in 2004, Elmer Bernstein ranks 49Before him are Herbert C. Brown, Arthur Hailey, Akhmad Kadyrov, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Fanny Blankers-Koen, and Saizo Saito. After him are Theo van Gogh, Julia Child, Marika Rökk, Raymond Goethals, Otto Kumm, and Russ Meyer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Elmer Bernstein ranks 1,456 out of 12,171Before him are Sol LeWitt (1928), Marshall Rosenberg (1934), Raymond A. Spruance (1886), Edward Albee (1928), Donna Leon (1942), and Beyoncé (1981). After him are Martha Gellhorn (1908), George Armitage Miller (1920), Clark L. Hull (1884), Sidney Bechet (1897), Eugene Merle Shoemaker (1928), and Caroline Kennedy (1957).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, Elmer Bernstein ranks 16Before him are Cole Porter (1891), Jerry Goldsmith (1929), James Horner (1953), Aaron Copland (1900), Bernard Herrmann (1911), and Charles Ives (1874). After him are Alan Silvestri (1950), Leroy Anderson (1908), Angelo Badalamenti (1937), Richard Rodgers (1902), Danny Elfman (1953), and Alfred Newman (1900).