No photo available. Represent Don Kirshner? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 105,917 this week

Don Kirshner (1934–2011)

Don Kirshner was born on April 17, 1934 in Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Donald Kirshner. He is known for his work on Toomorrow (1970), Musical Chairs (1975) and The Kowboys (1970). He was married to Sheila Grod. He died on January 17, 2011 in Boca Raton, Florida, USA. See full bio »
1 photo »

Our Favorite Trailers of the Week

Get the best new trailers in under a minute, including The Secret Life of Pets 2 and "Friends from College."

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 27 people
created 17 Jan 2017
 
a list of 783 people
created 21 Dec 2016
 
a list of 115 people
created 03 Jul 2011
 
a list of 109 people
created 18 Apr 2015
 
list image
a list of 533 people
created 12 Aug 2016
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Don Kirshner's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Toomorrow Producer
(1970)
Musical Chairs Producer
(1975)
The Kowboys Producer
(1970)
The Savage Bees Music Department
(1976)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Music department (25 credits)
 1977 The Night They Took Miss Beautiful (TV Movie) (music supervisor)
 1977 A Year at the Top (TV Series) (music supervisor)
 1976 The Savage Bees (TV Movie) (music supervisor)
 1976 The Kids from C.A.P.E.R. (TV Series) (music supervisor - 1 episode)
- King Cone (1976) ... (music supervisor)
 1976 The Great NBC Smilin' Saturday Mornin' Parade (TV Movie) (music supervisor)
 1972-1974 The Adventurer (TV Series) (music supervisor - 26 episodes)
- I'll Get There Sometime (1974) ... (music supervisor)
- To the Lowest Bidder (1973) ... (music supervisor)
- The Solid Gold Hearse (1973) ... (music supervisor)
- The Not-So Merry Widow (1973) ... (music supervisor)
- The Good Book (1973) ... (music supervisor)
 1972 The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan (TV Series) (music supervisor - 9 episodes)
- The Chan Clan at Scotland Yard (1972) ... (music supervisor)
- The White Elephant (1972) ... (music supervisor)
- The Greek Caper (1972) ... (music supervisor)
- The Gypsy Caper (1972) ... (music supervisor)
- The Mardi Gras Caper (1972) ... (music supervisor)
 1971-1972 The Persuaders! (TV Series) (music supervisor - 24 episodes)
- To the Death, Baby (1972) ... (music supervisor)
- Read and Destroy (1972) ... (music supervisor)
- Nuisance Value (1972) ... (music supervisor)
- A Death in the Family (1972) ... (music supervisor)
- Five Miles to Midnight (1972) ... (music supervisor)
 1970 Tora! Tora! Tora! (music score consultant - uncredited)
 1970 Archie's Funhouse (TV Series) (music supervisor)
 1970 Harlem Globe Trotters (TV Series) (music supervisor)
 1969 Archie and His New Pals (TV Movie) (music supervisor)
 1968 The Rock Hound (Short) (music consultant)
 1968 The Archie Show (TV Series) (music supervisor)
 1966-1967 Occasional Wife (TV Series) (music consultant - 30 episodes)
- So Little Time (1967) ... (music consultant)
- Oil, Be Seeing You (1967) ... (music consultant)
- An Affair to Forget (1967) ... (music consultant)
- My Occasional Brother's Keeper (1967) ... (music consultant)
- The Secret Powdered Milk Affair (1967) ... (music consultant)
 1966-1967 I Dream of Jeannie (TV Series) (music consultant - 35 episodes)
- The Mod Party (1967) ... (music consultant)
- My Master, the Swinging Bachelor (1967) ... (music consultant)
- The Birds and the Bees Bit (1967) ... (music consultant)
- My Master, Napoleon's Buddy (1967) ... (music consultant)
- There Goes the Bride (1967) ... (music consultant)
 1966-1967 Bewitched (TV Series) (music consultant - 44 episodes)
- How to Fail in Business with All Kinds of Help (1967) ... (music consultant)
- It's Wishcraft (1967) ... (music consultant)
- No More Mr. Nice Guy (1967) ... (music consultant)
- The Crone of Cawdor (1967) ... (music consultant)
- Aunt Clara's Victoria Victory (1967) ... (music consultant)
 1966-1967 Love on a Rooftop (TV Series) (music consultant - 30 episodes)
- Murder in Apartment D (1967) ... (music consultant)
- Debt of Gratitude (1967) ... (music consultant)
- One Too Many Cooks (1967) ... (music consultant)
- Stork on a Rooftop (1967) ... (music consultant)
- The Letter Bug (1967) ... (music consultant)
 1966-1967 Iron Horse (TV Series) (music consultant - 31 episodes)
- Sister Death (1967) ... (music consultant)
- The Golden Web (1967) ... (music consultant)
- Death by Triangulation (1967) ... (music consultant)
- The Execution (1967) ... (music consultant)
- The Passenger (1967) ... (music consultant)
 1966-1967 The Monkees (TV Series) (music supervisor - 28 episodes)
- Monkees on the Line (1967) ... (music supervisor)
- Monkee Mother (1967) ... (music supervisor)
- Monkees Chow Mein (1967) ... (music supervisor)
- Alias Micky Dolenz (1967) ... (music supervisor)
- Monkees à la Mode (1967) ... (music supervisor)
 1966 Hawk (TV Series) (music consultant - 17 episodes)
- Blind Man's Bluff (1966) ... (music consultant)
- Wall of Silence (1966) ... (music consultant)
- The Hands of Corbin Claybrooke (1966) ... (music consultant)
- Some Devil Whispered in His Ear (1966) ... (music consultant)
- "H" Is a Dirty Letter (1966) ... (music consultant)
 1966 Gidget (TV Series) (music consultant - 1 episode)
- Don't Defrost the Alligator (1966) ... (music consultant)
 1966 Hazel (TV Series) (music consultant - 4 episodes)
- A Question of Ethics (1966) ... (music consultant)
- A Little Bit of Genius (1966) ... (music consultant)
- The Perfect Boss (1966) ... (music consultant)
- Bee in Her Bonnet (1966) ... (music consultant)
 1966 Scalplock (TV Movie) (music consultant)
 1966 The Wackiest Ship in the Army (TV Series) (music consultant - 2 episodes)
- Fun Has More Blondes (1966) ... (music consultant)
- Brother Love (1966) ... (music consultant)
Show Show Producer (13 credits)
Show Show Composer (4 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (12 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I can hear a kid hit a note and know if he has it or not.

Trivia:

At his first recording session with The Monkees, they didn't know who he was; Micky Dolenz actually mistook him for a studio "gofer"--production assistant--since he'd carried in refreshments for everyone. When Kirshner began to give instructions to the band, Dolenz's reaction was to pour the ice from the Coke he'd been drinking over Kirshner's head, only finding out afterwards that he'd just ... See more »

Nickname:

The Man with the Golden Ear See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching



Recently Viewed