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John Strauss (I) (1920–2011)

John Strauss was born on April 28, 1920 in New York City, New York, USA as John Leonard Strauss. He is known for his work on Amadeus (1984), The Blues Brothers (1980) and The Phil Silvers Show (1955). He was married to Charlotte Rae. He died on February 14, 2011 in West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 1998 The Long Island Incident (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1997 When Danger Follows You Home (music editor)
 1997 Miss Evers' Boys (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1996 Dead Ahead (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1995 Rumpelstiltskin (music editor)
 1995 Out of Annie's Past (Video) (music editor)
 1993 The Wrong Man (music editor)
 1993 Wild Palms (TV Mini-Series) (music editor)
 1993 Between Love and Hate (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1992 Somebody's Daughter (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1991 Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1991 Guilty Until Proven Innocent (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1990-1991 L.A. Law (TV Series) (music editor - 22 episodes)
- Since I Fell for You (1991) ... (music editor)
- On the Toad Again (1991) ... (music editor)
- There Goes the Judge (1991) ... (music editor)
- Speak, Lawyers, for Me (1991) ... (music editor)
- As God Is My Co-Defendant (1991) ... (music editor)
 1991 Impromptu (music arranger) / (music supervisor)
 1991 Love, Lies and Murder (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1990 Cop Rock (TV Series) (music editor - 10 episodes)
- Bang the Potts Slowly (1990) ... (music editor)
- No Noose Is Good Noose (1990) ... (music editor)
- Marital Blitz (1990) ... (music editor)
- Potts Don't Fail Me Now (1990) ... (music editor)
- Cop-a-Felliac (1990) ... (music editor)
 1990 Ivory Hunters (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1989 Valmont (additional scoring) / (supervising music editor)
 1988 A Whisper Kills (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1988 Salsa (music editor)
 1987 Ishtar (music coordinator)
 1985 The Long Hot Summer (TV Movie) (music editor)
 1984 Amadeus (music coordinator)
 1983 The Pirates of Penzance (supervising music editor)
 1981 Ragtime (music editor)
 1981 Zoot Suit (music editor)
 1980 The Blues Brothers (music editor)
 1979 Hair (music editor)
 1976 Mikey and Nicky (conductor)
 1973 Cops and Robbers (music editor)
 1972 Slaughterhouse-Five (music editor)
 1971 Bananas (music editor)
 1970 Little Big Man (additional music arranger)
 1969 Take the Money and Run (music editor)
  Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series) (music supervisor - 26 episodes, 1961 - 1962) (musical director - 11 episodes, 1962)
- A Star Is Born in the Bronx (1962) ... (musical director)
- I Hate Captain Block (1962) ... (musical director)
- Toody Undercover (1962) ... (musical director)
- That's Show Business (1962) ... (musical director)
- Remember St. Petersburg (1962) ... (musical director)
  The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series) (composer - 142 episodes, 1955 - 1959) (music supervisor - 68 episodes, 1955 - 1957)
- The Weekend Colonel (1959) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- The Bilko Boycott (1959) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- Bilko in Outer Space (1959) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- The Colonel's Second Honeymoon (1959) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- Bilko's Casino (1959) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
 1958 Rendezvous (TV Series) (music supervisor - 1 episode)
- In an Early Winter (1958) ... (music supervisor)
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He served in the United States Army during World War II in France and Northern Africa. See more »

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