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Frank Comstock (1922–2013)

Composer, conductor, arranger and accompanist, educated in high school. He became an arranger for several bands, including those of Les Brown's (with whom he worked for seventeen years). He was a free-lance arranger for Doris Day, and for radio and television shows including the Bob Hope and Steve Allen shows, and for films. He made many records. ... See full bio »

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Adam-12 Composer
Dragnet 1967
Dragnet 1967 Composer
Happy Days
Happy Days Composer
McHale's Navy
McHale's Navy Composer


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 1982 The 25th Man (TV Movie)
 1975-1978 Happy Days (TV Series) (33 episodes)
- Rules to Date By (1978)
- Spunkless Spunky (1978)
- Hard Cover (1977)
 1976 Laverne & Shirley (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1968-1975 Adam-12 (TV Series) (174 episodes)
- Dana Hall (1975)
- Gus Corbin (1975)
- Operation Action (1975)
 1973 Escape (TV Series)
 1971 The D.A. (TV Series)
 1971 D.A.: Conspiracy to Kill (TV Movie)
 1968-1970 Dragnet 1967 (TV Series) (52 episodes)
 1969 D.A.: Murder One (TV Movie)
 1965 Lost in Space (TV Series) (co-composer - 1 episode)
- Welcome Stranger (1965) ... (co-composer - uncredited)
 1964-1965 McHale's Navy (TV Series) (35 episodes)
- All Ahead, Empty (1965)
 1964 Gilligan's Island (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Home Sweet Hut (1964)
- Two on a Raft (1964)
 1962 Ensign O'Toole (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Operation: Jinx (1962)
 1961-1962 Follow the Sun (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Chicago Style (1962)
- The Hunters (1961)
 1959 Rocky and His Friends (TV Series)
 1959 The D.A.'s Man (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Sammy's Friend (1959)
 1956 Trailblazer Magoo (Short)
 1956 Magoo Goes West (Short)
 1955 Magoo Express (Short)
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Show Show Soundtrack (5 credits)

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