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 1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (arranged by - 1 episode)
- The Two Bouquets (1960) ... (arranged by)
 1953 The Square Ring (musical director - uncredited)
 1953 The Titfield Thunderbolt (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (conductor)
 1953 The Cruel Sea (conductor: Philharmonia Orchestra)
 1952 The Gentle Gunman (conductor)
 1952 Crash of Silence (conductor)
 1952 Secret People (conductor - uncredited)
 1952 His Excellency (musical director)
 1951 Ivory Hunter (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (conductor)
 1951 The Man in the White Suit (conductor: The Philharmonia Orchestra)
 1951 Wherever She Goes (musical director)
 1951 The Lavender Hill Mob (conducted by)
 1951 Pool of London (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1950 The Magnet (conductor)
 1950 Cage of Gold (conductor)
 1950 Bitter Springs (composer: additional music) / (conductor) / (music arranger - uncredited)
 1950 Dance Hall (musical director)
 1950 The Blue Lamp (musical director)
 1949 A Run for Your Money (conductor)
 1949 Train of Events (conductor) / (orchestrator - uncredited)
 1949 Kind Hearts and Coronets (conductor: The Philharmonia Orchestra)
 1949 Whisky Galore (conductor)
 1949 Alice in Wonderland (conductor: The Philharmonia Orchestra)
 1949 Passport to Pimlico (conductor)
 1949 Massacre Hill (musical director)
 1948 Scott of the Antarctic (conductor)
 1948 Another Shore (conductor)
 1948 Saraband (conductor: The Philharmonia Orchestra)
 1948 Against the Wind (conductor)
 1947 It Always Rains on Sunday (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (conductor)
 1947 Frieda (musical director)
 1947 The Loves of Joanna Godden (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1947 The Two Bouquets (TV Movie) (music arranger) / (orchestrator)
 1947 The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (conductor) / (orchestrator - uncredited)
 1947 Hue and Cry (conductor)
 1946 The Overlanders (conductor) / (orchestrator - uncredited)
 1946 The Captive Heart (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (conductor)
 1945 The Return of the Vikings (music arranger - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1945 Pink String and Sealing Wax (conductor)
 1945 Johnny Frenchman (conductor)
 1945 Dead of Night (music conductor)
 1945 The Girl of the Canal (conductor)
 1944 Champagne Charlie (musical director)
 1944 While Nero Fiddled (musical director)
 1944 They Came to a City (musical director - uncredited)
 1944 For Those in Peril (musical director)
 1944 The Halfway House (musical director)
 1943 San Demetrio London (musical director)
 1943 My Learned Friend (musical director - uncredited)
 1943 Underground Guerrillas (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director - uncredited)
 1943 The Bells Go Down (conductor)
 1943 Nine Men (musical director - uncredited)
 1942 Went the Day Well? (musical director)
 1942 The Great Mr. Handel (music adaptor) / (musical director) / (orchestrator)
 1942 The Goose Steps Out (composer: additional music, main and end titles - uncredited) / (musical director - uncredited)
 1942 The Foreman Went to France (musical director)
 1942 The Next of Kin (musical director)
 1942 The Black Sheep of Whitehall (musical director)
 1942 The Big Blockade (musical director)
 1941 Ships with Wings (musical director)
 1941 Turned Out Nice Again (musical director - uncredited)
 1941 The Ghost of St. Michael's (musical director)
 1940 Three Cockeyed Sailors (musical director)
 1940 Spare a Copper (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director - uncredited)
 1940 Saloon Bar (musical director)
 1940 To Hell with Hitler (musical director)
 1940 The Proud Valley (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (music arranger) / (musical director)
 1939 Come on George! (music arranger - uncredited) / (musical director - uncredited)
 1939 Cheer Boys Cheer (musical director)
 1939 Young Man's Fancy (musical director - uncredited)
 1939 The Secret Four (musical director - uncredited)
 1939 The Phantom Strikes (musical director)
 1939 Let's Be Famous (musical director - uncredited)
 1939 Trouble Brewing (musical director)
 1938 The Wooing of Anne Hathaway (TV Movie) (conductor) / (music adaptor)
 1938 George Takes the Air (musical director)
 1938 Penny Paradise (music arranger - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 I See Ice (musical director)
 1937 Keep Fit (musical director)
 1937 The Show Goes On (musical director)
 1937 Feather Your Nest (music arranger - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 The King's Breakfast (Short) (musical director)
 1936 Tomorrow We Live (musical director)
 1936 Scotland Yard Commands (musical director)
 1936 Keep Your Seats, Please (musical director - uncredited)
 1936 Queen of Hearts (music arranger - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1936 Mozart (music supervisor)
 1935 Midshipman Easy (musical director) / (orchestrator - uncredited)
 1935 No Limit (composer: additional music - uncredited)
 1935 It Happened in Paris (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (music arranger - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1935 Death Drives Through (musical director)
 1935 Look Up and Laugh (musical director)
 1934 Love on the Spot (musical director)
 1934 Lorna Doone (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director) / (orchestrator)
 1934 Sing As We Go (musical director)
 1934 Java Head (musical director)
 1934 Love, Life and Laughter (musical director)
 1934 Autumn Crocus (musical director)
 1932 Nine Till Six (music director)
 1932 Woman in Bondage (musical director)
 1932 The Sign of Four: Sherlock Holmes' Greatest Case (musical director - as K. Ernest Irving)
 1932 The Water Gipsies (musical director)
 1931 Footsteps in the Night (musical director - as K. Ernest Irving)
 1931 Sally in Our Alley (musical director)
 1930 The Perfect Alibi (musical director)
 1930 Escape! (musical director)
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