Down 75,172 this week

Jan Hammer (I)

Jan Hammer's musical career is as firmly rooted in the fundamentals of classical, jazz and rock as it is committed to the future of electronics, synthesized sound, the possibilities of interactive media, television, film and animation. His walls are lined with Grammy awards and gold and platinum plaques from around the world. His name is found on ... See full bio »

Scary Good: IMDb's Guide to Horror

Can't get enough of movies and TV shows that scare up a good fright? Check out Scary Good, IMDb's Horror Entertainment Guide.

Enter if you dare

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 67 people
created 04 Apr 2012
list image
a list of 616 people
created 22 Jul 2012
a list of 3 people
created 18 Jul 2013
a list of 45 people
created 03 Jan 2015
a list of 23 people
created 07 Jan 2015

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Jan Hammer's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win. See more awards »

Known For

Miami Vice
Miami Vice Music Department
Charlie's Angels
Charlie's Angels Soundtrack
The Wedding Singer
The Wedding Singer Soundtrack
Secret Admirer
Secret Admirer Music Department


Hide Hide Show Show Music department (7 credits)
 1988-1994 Eurocops (TV Series) (composer - 43 episodes)
- Drei Mädchen (1994) ... (composer: theme music)
- Flamingo (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- Sumpfblüten (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- Letzte Fahrt (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- Transit in den Tod (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
 1991 The Taking of Beverly Hills (music performer)
  Miami Vice (TV Series) (composer - 42 episodes, 1985 - 1989) (performer - 36 episodes, 1987 - 1990) (theme by - 31 episodes, 1984 - 1987)
- Too Much, Too Late (1990) ... (performer: title theme)
- Leap of Faith (1989) ... (performer: title theme)
- Miracle Man (1989) ... (performer: title theme)
- World of Trouble (1989) ... (composer: theme music)
- Freefall (1989) ... (composer: title theme)
 1986 Charley Hannah (TV Movie) (musician)
 1985 Secret Admirer (music performer)
 1984 Gimme an 'F' (music performer)
 1983 A Night in Heaven (music performer)
Show Show Composer (34 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (23 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (6 credits)

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

Alternate Names:

Jan Hammer Jr.

Did You Know?


Son of Vlasta Pruchová.

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Anyone learn of Jan Hammer through something other Miami Vice? RubberMarbles
Crockett's Theme MikeTuinstra
miami Vice TV Reunion Movie Script... free download... reager21
Discuss Jan Hammer on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page