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Howard A. Roberts (1924–2011)

Howard A. Roberts was born on July 18, 1924 in Burlington, New Jersey, USA. He is known for his work on Cindy (1978), Charro! (1969) and Bullitt (1968). He died on March 10, 2011 in Chatsworth, California, USA. See full bio »

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Cindy Music Department
Charro! Music Department
Bullitt Music Department
The Strolling '20s
The Strolling '20s Music Department


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 1978 Cindy (TV Movie) (composer: additional music) / (musical director)
 1975 Lord Shango (conductor - as Howard Roberts)
 1972 Buck and the Preacher (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1972 What's Up, Doc? (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1972 The Hot Rock (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1971 Pretty Maids All in a Row (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1970 Kelly's Heroes (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1969 The Leslie Uggams Show (TV Series) (choral director - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (1969) ... (choral director)
- Episode #1.9 (1969) ... (choral director)
- Episode #1.8 (1969) ... (choral director)
- Episode #1.7 (1969) ... (choral director)
- Episode #1.6 (1969) ... (choral director)
 1969 The Illustrated Man (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1969 Charro! (musician: guitar - as Howard Roberts)
 1968 Hellfighters (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1968 Bullitt (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1968 The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1968 Sol Madrid (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1967 A Guide for the Married Man (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1967 Hombre (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1966 The Venetian Affair (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1966 Penelope (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1966 Stagecoach (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1966 The Strolling '20s (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1965 Once a Thief (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1965 John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1964 The World of Henry Orient (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1964 7 Faces of Dr. Lao (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1961 Teenage Millionaire (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1959 The Best of Everything (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1959 These Thousand Hills (musician: guitar - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in the musical, "Porgy and Bess," at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Leontyne Price (Bess); LeVern Hutcherson (Porgy); Cab Calloway (Sportin Life); Helen Dowdy; Irene Williams; Elizabeth Foster; Georgia Burke; Helen Colbert; Joseph James; William Veasey; Leslie Scott; John McCurry; Moses LaMarr; Sam Kasakoff;... See more »

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Howard Roberts

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Played the oft-parodied high-pitched guitar melody riff on TV's popular The Twilight Zone (1959). See more »

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