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Lela Simone (1907–1991)

Lela Simone was a solo pianist with the MGM studio orchestra, joining MGM on a part-time basis in 1937 and fulltime by 1939. She had fled her native Germany in 1933, where she had been a child piano prodigy, giving concerts at age sixteen. At MGM she became part of "the Freed Unit" (with Arthur Freed, Roger Edens and Conrad Salinger), known on the... See full bio »

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Known For

Silk Stockings
Silk Stockings Music Department
(1957)
Singin' in the Rain
Singin' in the Rain Music Department
(1952)
Invitation to the Dance
Invitation to the Dance Music Department
(1956)
Gigi
Gigi Music Department
(1958)

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 1958 Gigi (music - uncredited)
 1957 Silk Stockings (music coordinator)
 1956 Invitation to the Dance (music coordinator)
 1955 Kismet (music coordinator - uncredited)
 1952 Singin' in the Rain (music coordinator - uncredited)
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 1952 Singin' in the Rain (assistant: Mr. Freed - uncredited)
 1947 Good News (assistant: Roger Edens - uncredited)
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 1945 The Picture of Dorian Gray (performer: "Prelude for Piano, Op. 28, No. 24 in D Minor (The Storm)", "Prelude in E, Op. 28 No. 4" - uncredited)
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