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John Corigliano

Composer, educated at Columbia College (BA, cum laude). He was music director for WBAI. See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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  New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (TV Series) (assistant to the director - 12 episodes, 1961 - 1969) (assistant to the producer - 6 episodes, 1961 - 1970)
- Fidelio - A Celebration of Life (1970) ... (assistant to the producer - as John Corigliano Jr.)
- Two Ballet Birds (1969) ... (assistant to the director - as John Corigliano Jr.)
- Berlioz Takes a Trip (1969) ... (assistant to the director - as John Corigliano Jr.)
- Fantastic Variations (Don Quixote) (1968) ... (assistant to the director - as John Corigliano Jr.)
- Quiz Concert - How Musical Are You? (1968) ... (assistant to the producer - as John Corigliano Jr.)
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 2008 The Oscar Winning Chaconne (Video short)
 1992 The Ghosts of Versailles (TV Movie) (music by)
 1985 Revolution
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 1998 The Red Violin (orchestrator)
 1988 Great Performances (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Bacall on Bogart (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
 1987 Tales from the Hollywood Hills: A Table at Ciro's (TV Movie) (composer: theme music)
 1984 Smithsonian World (TV Series) (composer: theme music)
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 2013 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Top 6 Perform: 2 Eliminated (2013) ... (music: "Anna's Theme")
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 2000 The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Original Score
 1998 American Masters (TV Series documentary)

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Wrote complete score for the film "Edge of Darkness", got rejected and replaced by music by Howard Shore. See more »

Alternate Names:

John Corigliano Jr.

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Winner of the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for music, for his "Symphony No. 2 for String Orchestra". See more »

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