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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1963 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Score - Substantially Original
Taras Bulba (1962)
1960 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
The Nun's Story (1959)
1955 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
The Silver Chalice (1954)
1952 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
A Place in the Sun (1951)
1951 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
1947 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
Humoresque (1946)
1946 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
Objective, Burma! (1945)
1942 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic Picture
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941)
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic Picture
Suspicion (1941)
1941 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Score
Rebecca (1940)
1939 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring
The Young in Heart (1938)
Best Music, Original Score
The Young in Heart (1938)

Golden Globes, USA

1963 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score
Taras Bulba (1962)
1951 Won
Golden Globe
Best Original Score
Sunset Blvd. (1950)

Grammy Awards

1959 Nominated
Grammy
Best Soundtrack Album, Background Score - Motion Picture or Television
The Nun's Story (1959)

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)

2011 Nominated
IFMCA Award
Best Archival Re-Recording of an Existing Score
Taras Bulba (1962)
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Liner notes by Frank K. DeWald

Laurel Awards

1960 3rd place
Golden Laurel
Top Score
The Nun's Story (1959)
1958 2nd place
Golden Laurel
Top Music Composer
Sayonara (1957)

Online Film & Television Association

2010 Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
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