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Frost on Sunday
(TV Series) (composer: theme "By George! It's the David Frost Theme")
The Family Way
(music adaptor) / (music arranger) / (music supervisor)
A Hard Day's Night
(composer: incidental music - uncredited) / (music arranger - uncredited) / (musical director) / (performers: "This Boy (Ringo's Theme)
(Late 1950s) Comedy record: Produced "Mock Mozart and Phoney Folk Lore" by Peter Ustinov
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
Ray Cathode | Graham Fisher | George Henry Martin | Sir George Martin
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
[on Phil Spector
's controversial overdubs to the "Let It Be" record] "It was so uncharacteristic of the Beatles. It went against everything The Beatles wanted to do with the record. He tried to use the same techniques that he used on other people's records, and it didn't work. I could understand why Paul got so mad over it."
While Martin worked mostly hand-and-glove with Paul McCartney
musically, he often found John Lennon
's musical ideas considerably challenging. Martin always met the challenge, though, contributing the orchestral windup to the mix of "A Day In The Life", and the use of old circus pipes recordings in "Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite".
His production style - he is responsible for some of the Beatles' most famous sounds
The Fifth Beatle