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Gene Cipriano


Cip is heard playing the memorable flute solo on Hatari! (1962) "Baby Elephant Walk", and soloing on tenor sax for Tony Curtis in Billy Wilder's acclaimed film Some Like It Hot (1959). See more trivia »

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Some Like It Hot
Some Like It Hot Music Department
One from the Heart
One from the Heart Music Department
Peter Gunn
Peter Gunn Music Department
Gremlins Music Department


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 1984 Gremlins (musician: clarinets - uncredited)
 1981 One from the Heart (musician: tenor saxophone)
 1979 Escape from Alcatraz (musician: clarinet - uncredited)
 1978 The Mafu Cage (musician)
 1976 Marathon Man (musician - uncredited)
 1975 Legacy (musician: woodwinds)
 1974 The Yakuza (musician: woodwinds - uncredited)
 1974 The Parallax View (musician - uncredited)
 1973 The Paper Chase (musician - uncredited)
 1973 Electra Glide in Blue (musician: woodwinds - uncredited)
 1973 Soylent Green (musician - uncredited)
 1971 The French Connection (musician - uncredited)
 1970 Tora! Tora! Tora! (musician - uncredited)
 1967 Point Blank (musician - uncredited)
 1965 Morituri (musician - uncredited)
 1965 The Sandpiper (musician - uncredited)
 1964 The Americanization of Emily (musician - uncredited)
 1964 Seven Days in May (musician: woodwinds - uncredited)
 1963 Charade (musician: saxophone - uncredited)
 1962 Days of Wine and Roses (musician: saxophone - uncredited)
 1962 Pressure Point (musician: saxophone - uncredited)
 1962 Hatari! (musician: flute - uncredited)
 1958-1959 Peter Gunn (TV Series) (musician - 37 episodes)
- The Portrait (1959) ... (musician: flute - uncredited)
- The Coffin (1959) ... (musician: flute - uncredited)
- Vendetta (1959) ... (musician: flute - uncredited)
- Kill from Nowhere (1959) ... (musician: flute - uncredited)
- Bullet for a Badge (1959) ... (musician: flute - uncredited)
 1959 Some Like It Hot (musician: tenor sax for Tony Curtis - uncredited) / (musician: woodwinds - uncredited)
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Gene "Cip" Cipriano is one of Hollywood's most recorded musicians, working with many of the greatest musicians and recording artists over the past 50 years, Cip's impressive career embodies recordings with Henry Mancini, Frank Sinatra, Natalie Cole, Elvis Presley, Judy Garland, Rosemary Clooney and Miles Davis. See more »

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