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Mike Nowak (I)

Michael Nowak is a Hollywood studio conductor and musician, the Artistic Director of Orchestra Novo and Music Director of the Santa Maria Philharmonic Society. Michael previously served as Music Director of the San Luis Obispo Symphony from 1984 to 2015. During his tenure he led the Symphony on four successful tours-to Spain in 1996, New York's ... See full bio »

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The Hangover
The Hangover Music Department
Life of Pi
Life of Pi Music Department
King Kong
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American Gangster
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 2016 Fences (conductor)
 2016 The Accountant (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2014 The Fault in Our Stars (conductor: strings)
 2012 Life of Pi (conductor)
 2012 The Lucky One (orchestra conductor)
 2011 Source Code (musician: orchestra)
 2010 Lost Planet² (Video Game) (American Federation of Musicians of the United States: music credits - as Michael Nowak)
 2009 A Single Man (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2009 A Dog Year (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2009 The Hangover (conductor)
 2009 Taking Chance (TV Movie) (conductor - as Mike Novak)
 2008 Bedtime Stories (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2008 Body of Lies (conductor)
 2008 Pride and Glory (score conductor)
 2008 Miracle at St. Anna (musician: viola - as Michael Nowak)
 2008 Space Chimps (conductor)
 2008 What Happens in Vegas (conductor)
 2008 Drillbit Taylor (conductor)
 2007 American Gangster (orchestra conductor)
 2007 Lions for Lambs (conductor)
 2007 August Rush (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2007 The Kite Runner (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2007 The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (conductor)
 2007 Lars and the Real Girl (conductor)
 2007 Next (orchestra conductor)
 2007 Blades of Glory (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2007 Gracie (conductor: orchestra)
 2007/I Year of the Dog (conductor: orchestra)
 2007 An American Crime (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2006 Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (conductor: score - as Michael Nowak)
 2006 Bobby (conductor: orchestra)
 2006 Invincible (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2006 Eight Below (orchestra conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2005 King Kong (conductor)
 2005 Yours, Mine & Ours (conductor)
 2005 Casanova (conductor: orchestra - as Michael Novak)
 2005 Fever Pitch (conductor)
 2005 Elektra (conductor)
 2004 Without a Paddle (conductor: orchestra - as Michael Nowak)
 2004 Garfield (conductor - as Mike Novak)
 2003 Cheaper by the Dozen (conductor)
 2003 Agent Cody Banks (conductor: orchestra)
 2003 Cradle 2 the Grave (conductor)
 2002 The Master of Disguise (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 2002 Unfaithful (conductor - as Michael Nowak)
 1986 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (musician: viola - uncredited)
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