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Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)


German Romantic composer Johannes Brahms was born in Hamburg in 1833 and died in Vienna, Austria in 1897. A perfectionist, he often compared himself unfavorably to composers such as Beethoven and ended up destroying many compositions without their ever being heard. While basically conservative, he showed musical growth throughout his four ... See full bio »

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Known For

Grosse Pointe Blank Soundtrack
(1997)
I Spy Soundtrack
(2002)
The Hidden Face Soundtrack
(2011)
The A-Team Soundtrack
(2010)

Filmography

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 2020 Horror Hotel (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Hunchback of Notre Dame (2020) ... (music)
 2020 Hope@Home (TV Series) (music - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.25 (2020) ... (music)
- Episode #1.22 (2020) ... (music)
- Episode #1.20 (2020) ... (music)
 2019 Lullabies in Motion: Lullaby (Short) (music: "Lullaby")
 2019 Jeopardy! (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Episode #35.102 (2019) ... (composer: audio clue)
 2018 Theo & det magiske Talkshow - med Jannik Schow (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- 22. December (2018) ... (music)
 2018 The Barn (composer: additional music)
 2017 The Boris Giltburg Five Minute Library (TV Series) (soundtrack - 1 episode)
- The Thirds - Part 1 (2017) ... (soundtrack)
 2017 Live in Villa Litta (Video) (music)
 2017 La dame aux camélias (music)
 2017 The Making of a Dream (Documentary) (music)
 2017 One man's fortune (Short) (music)
 2016 Conduct! Every Move Counts (Documentary) (music)
 2015 A Noble Intention (composer additional music)
 2015 Stripy (Short) (original music by)
 2015 Katze Und Maus (Short) (stock music)
 2014 Around the World in 50 Concerts (Documentary) (featured music)
 2014 New World Symphony Wallcast(TM) Concert 9 (Video documentary) (stock music)
 2014 New World Symphony Wallcast(TM) Concert 8 (Video documentary) (stock music)
 2014/I Yuva (Short) (music)
 2013 All-Star Orchestra (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Relationships in Music (2013) ... (music)
 2013 New World Symphony Wallcast Tm Concert 6 (Video documentary) (stock music)
 2012 Intervalo (Documentary) (music)
 2012 Contenedor (Short) (music)
 2012 Colburn Concert Series (TV Series documentary) (composer - 2 episodes)
- Colburn Orchestra Live at the Pasadena Auditorium (2012) ... (composer: theme music)
 2011 New World Symphony Wallcast Concert 7 (Video documentary) (stock music)
 2010 Brief Encounter (Short) (radio music)
 2010 Vidas pequeñas (music)
 2010 Works by the Great Romantics (TV Movie) (music) / (soundtrack)
 2009 Un homme d'honneur (TV Movie) (composer: additional music)
 2008/I Sofia (Short) (music)
 2008 World of Quest (TV Series) (music by - 2 episodes)
- Between a Rock and a Hard Place/Bottoms Up (2008) ... (music by - segment "Between a Rock and a Hard Place")
- Croc-a-Doodle-Doo/Tournament of Punishment (2008) ... (music by - segment "Croc-a-Doodle-Doo")
 2008 The Tiny Fish (Short) (music - as J. Brahms)
  Concerts at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art (TV Series) (soundtrack - 1 episode, 2007) (music - 1 episode, 2007)
- Brahms - Trio for horn, violin and piano (2007) ... (soundtrack)
 2006 Trick or Treat? (Short) (music)
 2006 Quartetto Ysaye e Paul Meyer (TV Movie) (music)
 2005 Not by Bread Alone (music)
 1999 Johannes Brahms: Piano Masterpieces (3) (Music Video) (music by)
 1999 Die Braut (composer: theme music)
 1998 Good Night, Gorilla (Short) (music: "Wiegenlied")
 1997 Gala from Berlin (TV Special) (music: "Hungarian Dance No.5 in G minor")
 1997 Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem Op. 45 (TV Special) (music by)
 1994 D-Day (Short)
 1994 Mies varjossa (TV Series documentary) (music - 1 episode)
- Osa I - Kommunistin kuolema (1994) ... (music)
 1991 Mozart - Symphony No. 36 'Linz'/Brahms - Symphony No. 2 (TV Special) (music by: "Symphony No. 2")
 1991 Oddlee (Short) (stock music)
 1990 Huojuva talo (TV Mini Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- OSA 5 (1990) ... (music)
- OSA 4 (1990) ... (music)
 1990 Der Meister des jüngsten Tages (TV Movie) (composer: additional music)
 1988 Gömd framtid (Documentary short)
 1988 La vie en gris (Short) (music)
 1986 Previn on Concertos (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... (composer: Double Concerto)
 1985 Death in a French Garden (stock music)
 1982 Grâce à la musique (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Le violoncelle (1982) ... (music)
- Le piano (1982) ... (music)
 1977 Les fougères bleues (music by)
 1976 Ein herrlicher Tag (TV Movie) (composer: additional music)
 1974 Teremos Infância (Documentary short) (background music)
 1973 Music on 2 (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- I Think It Should Go Like This (1973) ... (music)
 1968-1972 Orchestre Philharmonique de l'ORTF (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Brahms: Concerto pour violon (1972) ... (music)
- Brahms, Ravel, Tisné (1968) ... (music)
 1966-1969 Prestige de la musique (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Brahms: Un requiem allemand (1966) ... (music)
 1968 The Secret Storm (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 October 1968 (1968) ... (music: (from "Double concerto for violin and violincello with orchestra" - uncredited)
 1968 24 Hours in the Life of a Woman (composer: themes)
 1963 New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- A Tribute to Teachers (1963) ... (composer: "Academic Festival Overture")
 1963 A Tribute to John F. Kennedy from the Arts (TV Special) (stock music)
 1963 Récital de Julius Katchen (TV Special) (music)
 1963 Concert de Julius Katchen et Myriam Solovieff (TV Special) (music)
 1961 À la rencontre de Johannes Brahms (Documentary short) (music)
 1961 Les grands interprètes (TV Series documentary short) (music - 1 episode)
- Michèle Auclair (1961) ... (music)
 1958 The Lovers (composer: theme music)
 1956 Enigma de mujer (composer: themes)
 1940 They Do Come Back (Documentary short) (Soundtrack)
 1923 Lillian Powell Bubble Dance (Short) (music)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He was composer for the ballet, "Initials R.B.M.E.," in the Stuttgart Ballet production at the Wuerttemberg State Theatre in Stuttgart, Germany with Richard Cragun; Birgit Keil; Marcia Haydee; Heinz Clauss and Egon Madsen in the cast. John Cranko was choreographer. Jurgen Rose was set designer. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »


Alternate Names:

J. Brahms
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Trivia:

On December 2, 1889, Brahms recorded excerpts of two piano pieces onto Edison wax cylinders: his "Hungarian Dance No.1" and Josef Strauss's "The Dragonfly". These are the earliest known recordings by a great composer. See more »

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