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John Lewis (I) (1920–2001)

John Lewis was born on May 3, 1920 in LaGrange, Illinois, USA as John Aaron Lewis. He is known for his work on Odds Against Tomorrow (1959), The Tempest (1979) and Emmanuelle 4: Concealed Fantasy (1994). He was married to Mirjana Vrbanic. He died on March 29, 2001 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Odds Against Tomorrow
The Tempest
The Tempest Composer
Una storia milanese


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 2014 Talking Sticks: A Musical Journey (Documentary)
 2006 One Per Cent (Documentary)
 1986 Computer Animation Magic (Video documentary)
 1984 Natural World (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1979 The Tempest
 1975 Cities for People (TV Movie documentary)
 1970 Kemek
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(1978-1979 season) He conducted the musical, "Hillbilly Women," in a world premiere at the Long Wharf Theatre (Mainstage) in New Haven, Connecticut. Elizabeth Stearns wrote the book. Kathy Kahn wrote the novel. Clint Ballard Jr. was composer and lyricist. Peter Bennett was director. John Jensen was set designer. Linda Fisher ... See more »

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Modern Jazz Quartet

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Jazz pianist. He, Ray Brown, Milt Jackson and drummer Kenny Clarke were the original members of the Modern Jazz Quartet. See more »

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