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The very best of Kilar

Wojciech Kilar (composer)
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Title
The very best of Kilar
Composer
Wojciech Kilar 1932-2013
Publisher
DUX, 2012
2 cd's + boekje
Recording date
1998-2009
Playing time
01:42:37
EAN
5902547009063
CDR
ECX1145
Placing suggestion
41 - Verzamel-cd's klassiek (NBLC) K9 - Klassieke muziek verzamelingen (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Wojciech Kilar

Wojciech Kilar (Polish: [ˈvɔjt͡ɕɛx ˈkʲilar]; 17 July 1932 – 29 December 2013) was a Polish classical and film music composer. His film scores have won many honors including the best score award for the music to Ziemia obiecana (The Promised Land) in 1975, followed by the Prix Louis Delluc in 1980 for the music to Le Roi et l'Oiseau / The King and the Mockingbird, and an award at the Cork International Film Festival for the music to From A Far Country (1981) about the life of Pope John Paul II.

One of his greatest successes came with his score to Francis Ford Coppola's Bram Stoker's Dracula in 1992 which received the ASCAP Award from the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Producers in Los Angeles, nominated also for the Saturn Award for Best Music in a science fiction, fantasy, or horror film in San Francisco in 1992. In 2003, he w…Read more on Wikipedia