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Leslie Bridgewater (1893–1974)


British composer, orchestrator, pianist and harpist, trained at the Birmingham School of Music. He was Music Director of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, afterwards working for the BBC (including as leader of the BBC Salon Orchestra) during the 1930's and 40's. He composed incidental film music and also led a harp septet ... See more trivia »


(age 81) in Hong Kong

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Train of Events
Train of Events Composer
The Stateless Man
The Stateless Man Soundtrack
Walk a Crooked Path
Against the Wind
Against the Wind Composer


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 2011 The Simpsons (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Bart Stops to Smell the Roosevelts (2011) ... (music: "Phantasm" - uncredited)
 1984 Nadia (TV Movie) (music: "German March No.2" - uncredited)
 1972 Pulp (music: "Victoria's Valse", "George Leybourne's Polka" - uncredited)
 1967 The Naked Runner (music: "Marche Villagoise" - uncredited)
 1955 The Stateless Man (Short) (music: "Dreamy Eerie")
 1955 Night Plane to Amsterdam (Short) (music: "Dreamy Eerie" - uncredited)
 1954 Passenger to Tokyo (Short) (music: "Ominous Warfare" - uncredited)
 1954 The Dark Stairway (Short) (music: "Ghostly Ghastly Fearful", "Tragic, Weird, Repugnant", "Fanfare" - uncredited)
 1954 The Blazing Caravan (Short) (music: "Comical Street Scene", "Ghostly Ghastly Fearful" - uncredited)
 1953 The Missing Man (Short) (music: "Storm Terror" - uncredited)
 1952 Flottare med färg (music: "Prunella" - uncredited)
 1952 Under svällande segel (music: "Moonlight Over Tahiti" - uncredited)
 1950 Regementets ros (music: "Prunella" - uncredited)
 1950 Två trappor över gården (music: "Prunella" - uncredited)
 1949 Train of Events (music: "The Legend of Lancelot (Piano Concerto)" - uncredited)
 1949 Conspirator (arranger: "The Wedding March" - uncredited)
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His theatre credits include: incidental music and conductor for "King Henry IV Part II" by William Shakespeare (1951, Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, director Michael Redgrave ); music adviser for "King John" by William Shakespeare , directed by Douglas Seale (1957, Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK) See more »

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He was fond of collecting antique clocks and old books. He was also a keen golfer,. See more »

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