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Alexander Faris (1921–2015)

Alexander 'Sandy' Faris was born to a Presbyterian minister and his school-mistress wife on 11 June 1921 in County Tyrone. He read music at Clare College, Cambridge, before war service with the Irish Guards and after demobilization resumed his musical studies at the Royal College of Music in London and - via a scholarship - the Juillard school in ... See full bio »


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Known For

Upstairs, Downstairs
Georgy Girl
Georgy Girl Composer
Wings Composer
The Duchess of Duke Street


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 2006 Sandy's Last Stand (Video short)
 2005 The Story of Upstairs Downstairs (Video documentary)
 1981 Fanny by Gaslight (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1981)
- Episode #1.3 (1981)
- Episode #1.2 (1981)
- Episode #1.1 (1981)
 1977-1978 Wings (TV Series) (24 episodes)
- Heroes (1978)
- No Medals (1978)
- Mutiny (1978)
- The Price (1978)
- Guardian Angel (1978)
 1976 The Duchess of Duke Street (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1971-1975 Upstairs, Downstairs (TV Series) (66 episodes)
- Noblesse Oblige (1975)
- Joke Over (1975)
 1971 Baleia! Baleia! (Documentary short)
 1966 Georgy Girl
 1955 Rowlandson's England (Documentary short)
Show Show Music department (23 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (5 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
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