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The cinema of Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones (composer)
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The cinema of Quincy Jones

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Title
The cinema of Quincy Jones
Composer
Quincy Jones
Publisher
Decca, 2016
6 cd's + boekje
Playing time
06:24:01
EAN
0600753732960
CDR
HFX10445
Placing suggestion
68 - Films, televisieseries en musicals (NBLC) F1 - Film- en theatermuziek (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 3 times in Flemish libraries

About Quincy Jones

CC BY 2.0 - Image by Canadian Film Centre

Quincy Delight Jones Jr. (born March 14, 1933) is an American record producer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, composer, arranger, and film and television producer. His career spans over 60 years in the entertainment industry with a record 80 Grammy Award nominations, 28 Grammys, and a Grammy Legend Award in 1992.

Jones came to prominence in the 1950s as a jazz arranger and conductor, before moving on to work in pop music and film scores. In 1968 Jones and his songwriting partner Bob Russell became the first African-Americans to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song, for "The Eyes of Love" from the film Banning. Jones was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Score for his work on the 1967 film In Cold Blood, making him the first African-American to be nominated twice in the same year. In 1971 he became the first African-American to be the musical director and conductor of the Academy Aw…Read more on Wikipedia