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Oliver Knussen

Oliver Knussen was born on June 12, 1952 in Glasgow, Scotland. He is known for his work on Captive (1986), Higglety Pigglety Pop! (1985) and Where the Wild Things Are (1984). See full bio »

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Captive Music Department
Higglety Pigglety Pop!
Higglety Pigglety Pop! Music Department
Where the Wild Things Are
Where the Wild Things Are Music Department


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 1986 Captive (conductor)
 1985 Higglety Pigglety Pop! (TV Movie) (conductor) / (music by)
 1984 Where the Wild Things Are (TV Movie) (conductor) / (music by)
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 1992 My War Years: Arnold Schoenberg (TV Movie) (performer: "5 Orchestral Pieces, op. 16", "Erwartung, op. 17", "Gurre-Lieder")
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 2016 Sir Peter Maxwell Davies: Master and Maverick (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Composer
 2009 BBC Proms (TV Series)
- Last Night of the Proms (2009) ... Himself
- Prom 30: Knussen Conducts Knussen (2009) ... Himself
 2007 Classic Britannia (TV Series documentary)
- Adapt or Die (2007) ... Himself
- Modernism and Minimalism (2007) ... Himself
 1996 Leaving Home (TV Series documentary)
 1968 Contrasts (TV Series)
- Small Wonder (1968) ... Himself
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 2009 BBC Proms (TV Series)
- Prom 40: Beethoven's 9th Symphony (2009) ... Himself

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