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Jan Hammer's musical career is as firmly rooted in the fundamentals of classical, jazz and rock as it is committed to the future of electronics, synthesized sound, the possibilities of interactive media, television, film and animation. His walls are lined with Grammy awards and gold and platinum plaques from around the world. His name is found on ... See full bio »

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Known For

Charlie's Angels Soundtrack
The Wedding Singer Soundtrack
The Sitter Soundtrack
Miami Vice Music Department


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 2015 No Offence (TV Series) (song composer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2015) ... (song composer: "Crockett's Theme")
 2004 Miami Vice (Video Game) (composer: original "Miami Vice" theme - uncredited)
 1988-1994 Eurocops (TV Series) (composer - 43 episodes)
- Drei Mädchen (1994) ... (composer: theme music)
- Flamingo (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- Sumpfblüten (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- Letzte Fahrt (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- Transit in den Tod (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
 1991 The Taking of Beverly Hills (music performer)
  Miami Vice (TV Series) (composer - 42 episodes, 1985 - 1989) (performer - 36 episodes, 1987 - 1989) (theme by - 31 episodes, 1984 - 1987)
- Too Much, Too Late (1989) ... (performer: title theme)
- Leap of Faith (1989) ... (performer: title theme)
- Miracle Man (1989) ... (performer: title theme)
- World of Trouble (1989) ... (composer: theme music)
- Freefall (1989) ... (composer: title theme)
 1986 Charley Hannah (TV Movie) (musician)
 1985 Secret Admirer (music performer)
 1984 Gimme an 'F' (music performer)
 1983 A Night in Heaven (music performer)
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Jan Hammer Jr.

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Son of Vlasta Pruchová.

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