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Irving Robbin (1918–2010)

Emmy Award-winning composer Irving Robbin pursued his musical education entirely in his birthplace, New York City where he graduated from Stuyvesant High School with a background in physics and chemistry. Originally trained as a pianist, he left that pursuit in his late teens for the broader and more creative field of composition. His theoretical ... See full bio »

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Known For

ABC's Wide World of Sports
ABC's Wide World of Sports Music Department
Hedda Gabler
Hedda Gabler Music Department
Colonel Humphrey Flack
Colonel Humphrey Flack Music Department


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 1969 Dead of Night: A Darkness at Blaisedon (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1962 Hedda Gabler (TV Movie) (music supervisor - as Binny)
 1961 ABC's Wide World of Sports (TV Series) (composer: theme music) / (music producer)
 1961 Witchcraft (TV Movie) (musical director - as Binny)
 1950-1955 Captain Video and His Video Rangers (TV Series) (music producer - 30 episodes)
- The Swordsmen of Lyra (1955) ... (music producer)
- Doctor Pauli's Planet (1955) ... (music producer)
- The Return of Tobor (1954) ... (music producer)
- The Star Smugglers (1954) ... (music producer)
- The Enemy from Within (1954) ... (music producer)
 1953 Colonel Humphrey Flack (TV Series) (musical director)
 1953 The Secret Files of Captain Video (TV Series) (music producer)
 1952 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series) (musical director - 1 episode)
- Appointment on Mars (1952) ... (musical director - uncredited)
 1951 Crime with Father (TV Series) (musical director)
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 1994 Later (TV Series)
 1988 Later with Bob Costas (TV Series)
 1975 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
 1972 The ABC Afternoon Playbreak (TV Series)
 1959 Miracle on 34th Street (TV Movie) (as Binny)
 1951 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series) (as Binnie Robbins)
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 1961 ABC's Wide World of Sports (TV Series) (recording director)
 1953 The Secret Files of Captain Video (TV Series) (recording director)
 1949 Captain Video and His Video Rangers (TV Series) (recording director)
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 2014 Pawn Sacrifice (writer: "The ABC Wide World of Sports Theme")

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Other Works:

Work: Sinfonia No. 2 for Strings See more »

Alternate Names:

Binny | Binny Robbin | Binnie Robbins

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