by cinemavis | created - 12 Feb 2011 | updated - 6 months ago | Public

1. Ennio Morricone

Composer | The Hateful Eight

A classmate of director Sergio Leone with whom he would form one of the great director/composer partnerships (right up there with Eisenstein & Prokofiev, Hitchcock & Herrmann, Fellini & Rota), Ennio Morricone studied at Rome's Santa Cecilia Conservatory, where he specialized in trumpet. His first ...


3. Fabio Frizzi

Soundtrack | Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Fabio Frizzi was born on July 2, 1951 in Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy. He is a composer, known for Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), Saint Frankenstein (2015) and Devil Fish (1984).


4. Vince Tempera

Soundtrack | Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Vince Tempera was born on September 18, 1946 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy as Vincenzo Tempera. He is a composer, known for Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), The Psychic (1977) and Il secondo tragico Fantozzi (1976).


5. Jerry Goldsmith

Music_department | Star Trek: First Contact

Born on February 10, 1929, Jerry Goldsmith studied piano with Jakob Gimpel and composition, theory, and counterpoint with Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. He also attended classes in film composition given by Miklós Rózsa at the Univeristy of Southern California. In 1950, he was employed as a clerk ...