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Frank Chacksfield (1914–1995)


From 1953, led a well-known group, the 'Tunesmiths', recording for Parlophone. He later established a larger orchestra in conjunction with fellow musician Charlie Chester, which featured a predominant violin section, turning out popular ballads in the style of Mantovani, as well as movie and TV themes. See more trivia »


(age 81) in England, UK

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 2005 Monster-in-Law (performer: "Parakeets of Paraguay")
 2000-2002 SpongeBob SquarePants (TV Series) (music - 4 episodes)
- Krab Borg/Rock-a-Bye Bivalve (2002) ... (music: "Dapper Don" - uncredited)
- Sailor Mouth/Artist Unknown (2001) ... (music: "Gay Dog" - uncredited)
- Mermaidman and Barnacleboy III/Squirrel Jokes (2000) ... (music: "Gay Dog" - uncredited)
- Big Pink Loser/Bubble Buddy (2000) ... (music: "Dapper Don" - uncredited)
 1982 Porky's (performer: "Ebb Tide")
 1962 Sweet Bird of Youth (performer: "Ebb Tide" (1953) - uncredited)
 1960 Åsa-Nisse som polis (music: "Cuban Boy", "Sentimental" - uncredited)
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 1967 Sexton Blake (TV Series) (composer: theme music)

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Son of a motorcycle engineer's assistant. See more »

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