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Howard Johnson (IV)

Howard Johnson was born on August 7, 1941 in Montgomery, Alabama, USA as Howard Louis Johnson. He is known for his work on Malcolm X (1992), The Last Waltz (1978) and Saturday Night Live (1975). See full bio »
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 1992 Malcolm X (musician: tuba, Malcolm X Orchestra)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (musician - 21 episodes, 1976 - 1980) (conductor - 1 episode, 1976)
- Steve Martin/Paul & Linda McCartney/3-D (1980) ... (musician)
- Strother Martin/The Specials (1980) ... (musician)
- Burt Reynolds/Anne Murray (1980) ... (musician)
 1978 The Last Waltz (Documentary) (musician: horn)
 1965 America, the Beautiful (Documentary) (musician)
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 2006/I The Guardian (performer: "Shake Up the World" - as Gravity)
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 1984 The Cotton Club (research consultant)
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 1979 Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (special thanks)
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 1975-1980 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Tuba Player / Himself - Baritone Saxophone / ...
- Paul Simon, James Taylor & David Sanborn (1980) ... Himself - Tuba Player (uncredited)
- Frank Zappa (1978) ... Himself - Baritone Saxophone
- Steve Martin/The Blues Brothers (1978) ... Himself (uncredited)
- Michael Sarrazin/Keith Jarrett, Gravity (1978) ... Himself - Musical Guest (as Gravity)
- Buck Henry/Jennifer Warnes/Kenny Vance (1977) ... Himself (uncredited)
 1978 The Last Waltz (Documentary)
Himself - Performer
 1978 Pori Jazz 77 (TV Series)
Himself - Performer
- Kuudella tuuballa (1978) ... Himself - Performer

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Howard Shore and His Band of Angels | Gravity

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