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Mike Sammes (1928–2001)

Mike Sammes was born on February 19, 1928 in Reigate, Surrey, England. He is known for his work on Oh Brother! (1968), The Benny Hill Show (1967) and The Sky's the Limit (1971). He died on May 19, 2001 in Reigate. See full bio »

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Known For

Oh Brother!
Oh Brother! Music Department
(1968-1970)
The Benny Hill Show
The Benny Hill Show Music Department
(1967)
The Sky's the Limit
The Sky's the Limit Music Department
(1971)
Oh, Father!
Oh, Father! Music Department
(1973)

Filmography

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 1983 Last of the Summer Wine (TV Series) (musical director - 1 episode)
- Getting Sam Home (1983) ... (musical director: choir - uncredited)
 1973 Oh, Father! (TV Series) (musical director - 7 episodes)
- Bid Time Return (1973) ... (musical director)
- The Old Adam (1973) ... (musical director)
- Just Impediment (1973) ... (musical director)
- Angels and Ministers (1973) ... (musical director)
- A Little Law (1973) ... (musical director)
  BBC Show of the Week (TV Series) (choir director - 1 episode, 1972) (choral arrangements - 1 episode, 1965)
- Keith Michell at the Piccadilly (1972) ... (choir director)
- The Road to the Isles (1965) ... (choral arrangements - as Michael Sammes)
 1971 The Sky's the Limit (TV Series) (composer: theme music - 1971)
 1971 Kraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor Show (TV Series) (choral director - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 18 September 1971 (1971) ... (choral director)
- Episode dated 26 June 1971 (1971) ... (choral director)
 1968-1970 Oh Brother! (TV Series) (musical director - 19 episodes)
- The Fullness of His Days (1970) ... (musical director)
- A Stone of Stumbling (1970) ... (musical director)
- The Hand of Esau (1970) ... (musical director)
- A Fool Returneth (1970) ... (musical director)
- The Laughter of a Fool (1970) ... (musical director)
 1967 The Benny Hill Show (TV Special) (choral director)
 1967 The Avengers (TV Series) (solo singer - 1 episode)
- The Joker (1967) ... (solo singer - uncredited)
  The Bed-Sit Girl (TV Series) (music by - 6 episodes, 1966) (composer - 6 episodes, 1965)
- Episode #2.6 (1966) ... (music by - as Michael Sammes)
- Episode #2.5 (1966) ... (music by - as Michael Sammes)
- Episode #2.4 (1966) ... (music by - as Michael Sammes)
- Episode #2.3 (1966) ... (music by - as Michael Sammes)
- Episode #2.2 (1966) ... (music by - as Michael Sammes)
 1961 Supercar (TV Series) (singer - 25 episodes)
- The White Line (1961) ... (singer: theme song - uncredited)
- The Tracking of Masterspy (1961) ... (singer: theme song - uncredited)
- Crash Landing (1961) ... (singer: theme song - uncredited)
- Supercar Take One (1961) ... (singer: theme song - uncredited)
- The Magic Carpet (1961) ... (singer: theme song - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Contributed some songs for the album: "Parade of Disney Hits" See more »

Alternate Names:

Michael Sammes | Mike Sammes Singers
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