No photo available. Represent Bronislau Kaper? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 27,757 this week

Bronislau Kaper (1902–1983)

Born: February 5, 1902 in Warsaw, Poland Died: April 25, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, USA Kaper displayed musical talent as early as the age of seven when his family acquired a piano. His inclination to music led him to study both piano and composition, while also taking courses in law to satisfy his father. At twenty-one he graduated from The ... See full bio »

Favorite Football Films

Here's a rundown of some of our favorite football films, which you can enjoy now or long after the season is over.

See the full list

IMDb Asks With Host Ben Lyons: Sarah Paulson

Join us for a live conversation with Sarah Paulson, star of "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story" (airs Tuesdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on FX). Tune in to this Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. ET/12:30 p.m. PT to watch, live chat, and even ask Sarah a question yourself! This livestream is best viewed on laptops, desktops, and tablets.

Tune in here for the one-on-one interview

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 124 people
created 15 Dec 2010
a list of 63 people
created 04 Oct 2012
a list of 44 people
created 17 Mar 2013
a list of 223 people
created 11 months ago
a list of 100 people
created 4 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Bronislau Kaper's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Music department (44 credits)
 1965-1974 The F.B.I. (TV Series) (composer - 219 episodes)
- Survival (1974) ... (composer: theme music - as Bronislaw Kaper)
- Confessions of a Madman (1974) ... (composer: theme music - as Bronislaw Kaper)
- The Vendetta (1974) ... (composer: theme music - as Bronislaw Kaper)
- The Lost Man (1974) ... (composer: theme music - as Bronislaw Kaper)
- Deadly Ambition (1974) ... (composer: theme music)
 1963-1964 Arrest and Trial (TV Series) (composer - 30 episodes)
- Birds of a Feather (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
- Those Which Love Has Made (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
- He Ran for His Life (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Revenge of the Worm (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
- Tigers Are for Jungles (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
 1962 Sweet Bird of Youth (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1959 Green Mansions (music adaptor - uncredited)
 1958 The Reluctant Debutante (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1957 Raintree County (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1954 Rogue Cop (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1954 Rhapsody (music adaptor)
 1954 The Great Diamond Robbery (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1953 The Actress (musical director)
 1953 A Slight Case of Larceny (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1953 Cry of the Hunted (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1953 Code Two (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1953 Rogue's March (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1952 Desperate Search (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1952 The Devil Makes Three (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1951 Too Young to Kiss (music adaptor - uncredited)
 1950 Spy Hunt (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1950 Please Believe Me (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1950 I Was a Shoplifter (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1949 The Stratton Story (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1949 Little Women (composer: additional music - uncredited)
 1947 Song of Love (musical director)
 1947 Song of the Thin Man (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1947 Undercover Maisie (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1947 The Mighty McGurk (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1946 The Secret Heart (music adaptor: musical score)
 1945 The Clock (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1945 Keep Your Powder Dry (composer: additional music - uncredited)
 1944 Lost in a Harem (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1943 Madame Curie (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1943 The Man from Down Under (composer: additional music - uncredited)
 1942 Whistling in Dixie (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Her Cardboard Lover (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Rio Rita (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 The Chocolate Soldier (musical director) / (score adaptation)
 1940 Florian (composer: additional music - uncredited)
 1938 The Spy Ring (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 A Day at the Races (music by)
 1937 Man of the People (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1936 Three Smart Girls (music)
 1936 We Went to College (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1936 Trouble for Two (composer: stock music - uncredited)
Show Show Composer (133 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (82 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

(1987 CD) "Bronislau Kaper Plays His Famous Film Themes" Kaper is the pianist for themes like "Mutiny on the Bounty," "Lili." The Glass Slipper," "Butterfield 8," "Auntie Mame," "The Chocolate Soldier," "Invitation," "The Brothers Karamazov," "Green Dolphin Street," "The Swan," "Lord Jim." and "San Francisco." Released by Facet... See more »

Alternate Names:

Edward Kane | Bronislaw Kaper | Bronsilaw Kaper | Benjamin Kapper

Did You Know?


Born Bronislaw Kaper, his name was misread during his immigration years (the closing "w", hastily printed, was read as "u" by people not knowing the Slavic names). As a result, he is often, incorrectly, referred to as "Bronislau" Kaper - a name which does not exist and never has.

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Music in 'Betrayed', Gable and Turner film margaretwestlake
Discuss Bronislau Kaper on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page