Murray Gold

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Murray Jonathan Gold (born 28 February 1969) is an English composer for stage, film, and television and a dramatist for both theatre and radio. He is best known as the musical director and composer of the music for Doctor Who from 2005, until he stepped down in 2018 after the tenth series aired in 2017. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Murray Gold has received more than 316,297 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Murray Gold is the 1,221st most popular composer (down from 1,007th in 2019), the 5,770th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,732nd in 2019) and the 90th most popular British Composer.

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  • 17

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  • 2.43

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  • 2.94

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Among composers, Murray Gold ranks 1,221 out of 1,228Before him are Michel van der Aa, Osvaldo Golijov, Christopher Tin, Venetian Snares, Judith Weir, and Brett Dean. After him are Marcus Paus, Kailash Kher, Oneohtrix Point Never, Nicholas Britell, Pritam, and Yo Yo Honey Singh.

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Among people born in 1969, Murray Gold ranks 747Before him are Csilla Bátorfi, P. J. Brown, J. P. Manoux, Roni Size, Dion Dublin, and Pat Monahan. After him are Marco Villa, Mohamed Suleiman, Yuji Yokoyama, Adrian Goldsworthy, Tetyana Tereshchuk-Antipova, and Ronald Fuentes.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Murray Gold ranks 5,770 out of 6,924Before him are Mike Paradinas (1971), Ashley Williams (1984), Will Tudor (1987), Charlotte Hope (1990), Kevin Nolan (1982), and David Fairclough (1957). After him are Michael Keane (1993), Jamelia (1981), Jorja Smith (1997), Trevor Steven (1963), Mimi Keene (1998), and Anna Shaffer (1992).

Among COMPOSERS In United Kingdom

Among composers born in United Kingdom, Murray Gold ranks 90Before him are Thomas Adès (1971), Anne Dudley (1956), Rupert Gregson-Williams (1966), Steven Price (1977), James MacMillan (1959), and Judith Weir (1954). After him are Alma Deutscher (2005).

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