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Franz Schubert (I) (1797–1828)

Schubert was musically educated at the "Hofkapelle" in Vienna where he sang as a boy but then had to quit in order to help his father at school. Four years later, he became an independent composer and was destined to live in poverty from then onwards. Having an introverted personality, Schubert played his songs mostly amongst a couple of friends ... See full bio »

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 2023/I A Winter's Journey (music by) (filming)
 2022 Connie Lynn (composer) (post-production)
 2015 Tout Seul (Short) (music) (completed)
 2022 Up & Over (Short) (additional composer)
 2021 Death and the Maiden (music composed by) / (original music composed by)
 2021 Paganini Guitar Fest - Opening Concert (TV Movie) (music)
 2021 Winterreise (Documentary) (composer)
 2021 #dogpoopgirl
 2020/III Tacet (Short)
 2020 Christmas in Vienna (TV Series) (music by - 1 episode)
 2020 DreamxAmerica (Documentary short)
 2020 François Mauriac - Un adolescent de Bordeaux (Documentary short) (music)
 2020 Hope@Home (TV Series) (music - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.19 (2020) ... (music)
- Episode #1.7 (2020) ... (music)
- Episode #1.1 (2020) ... (music)
 2019 Degas et moi (Short)
 2019 The Armchair Historian (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2019 Parametric (Short) (music)
 2019 Dollshot: Nacht und Träume (Music Video)
 2018 Winterreise (music)
 2018 Erbe Österreich (TV Series documentary) (composer - 1 episode)
 2018 Sink Hole (Short)
 2018 Haydn & Schubert (Video)
 2018 The Hurdy Gurdy Man (Short) (stock music)
 2018 To Hell with Marie (Short)
 2017 Hekim (Documentary short) (music)
 2017 Santino (Short) (writer: Ave Maria)
 2017 The Divide (I) (Documentary) (composer: additional music)
 2017 Black Violet (composer: additional music)
 2016 2BR02B: To Be or Naught to Be (Short) (composer: song "Ave Maria")
 2016 Csoszogj úgy (Short)
 2016 ABCs of Death 2.5 (segment "M is for Mess")
 2016 Erlkönig (Short)
 2016 Gute Nacht (TV Short)
 2016 Tomcat (stock music)
 2015 Gretchen at the Spinning Wheel (Short) (stock music)
 2015 Schubert: Fierrabras (Video) (music)
 2015 Gintberg på kanten (TV Series documentary) (music - 1 episode)
- DR (2015) ... (music)
 2014 Ein Geschenk der Götter (music)
 2014 Adagio & Scherzo (Video short) (soundtrack)
 2013 Fever of the Urbanist (Short) (music)
 2013 Philippe Sly chante Schubert (Short) (music by)
 2012 YouHumour (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2012 MacPherson (Short) (composer: incidental music, "andantino Sonata D959")
 2012 Die Forelle (Short) (music by)
 2012 Radio Tennis (Short) (music)
 2011 Alphéa (Short)
 2011 La fuite de l'oléoduc de Lituanie (Short) (music)
 2011 Tori Amos: Star Whisperer (Music Video)
 2011/II The Piano (Short)
 2011 Colonia Ingerilor (music)
 2011 Postbellum (Short) (music)
 2010 Vidas pequeñas (music)
 2009 Death Is Hereditary (Short) (music)
 2009 Hillmon's Bones (Video documentary) (music)
 2009 Májusi zápor (TV Movie) (music)
 2009 Hölderlin-Fragmente (Short) (composer: stock music)
 2009 The Patten Projects (Video) (composer: stock music)
 2008 Estabamos tan bien (Short) (stock music)
 2007 Un éclat (Short) (composer: additional music)
 2007 Fierrabras (TV Movie) (music by)
 2006 Habana - Arte nuevo de hacer ruinas (Documentary) (music)
 2005/II 8.1 (Short) (stock music)
 2004 Alfonso und Estrella (Video) (music by)
 2003 Music, passion, sharing (Documentary) (soundtrack)
 2003 The Erlking (Short) (music)
 2000 Nightcap (composer: additional music - as Schubert)
 2000 Poison (TV Movie) (composer: song "Ave Maria")
 2000 Truta, A. (Short) (music)
 1998 Marchenbilder (Short)
 1998 Three Tenors '98 World Cup Paris (TV Special) (composer: song "Ständchen")
 1990-1997 Wings (TV Series) (composer - 171 episodes)
- Final Approach: Part 2 (1997) ... (composer: theme music)
- Final Approach: Part 1 (1997) ... (composer: theme music)
- Raging Bull*&@! (1997) ... (composer: theme music)
- Oedipus Wrecks (1997) ... (composer: theme music)
- Heartache Tonight (1997) ... (composer: theme music)
 1997 M.A. Numminen Meets Schubert (Short) (music)
 1997 The Witman Boys (additional music)
 1994 Die Winterreise (TV Movie) (music by)
 1994 Movements of the Body - 1st Movement: The Gesture (Short) (music composer)
 1994 Winterreise (music by)
 1992 Pavarotti & Friends (TV Special documentary) (composer: song "Ave Maria")
 1991 Oddlee (Short) (stock music)
 1990 AVE MARIA (Ellens Gesang III) D. 839 (Short) (music by)
 1989 Recollections of the Yellow House (composer: song "Der Hirt auf Felsen" - as Schubert)
 1988 Justement Schubert (Short) (stock music)
 1987 Dialogue (A Mole and an Egg) (Short) (stock music)
  Musical TV Theater (TV Series) (music - 1 episode, 1987) (stock music - 1 episode, 1973)
- Három a kislány (1987) ... (music)
- Házi háború (1973) ... (stock music)
 1985 Klassix 13 (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Schubert (1985) ... (composer: stock music)
 1985 Detective (music)
 1984 Fliehkraft (Short) (music)
 1979-1982 Grâce à la musique (TV Series) (music - 3 episodes)
- Le violoncelle (1982) ... (music)
- Le piano (1982) ... (music)
 1981 Je reviens de suite (Short) (stock music)
 1979 Cyprien Katsaris (TV Movie) (music: "Ave Maria", arr. Liszt)
 1978 Visszajelzés (Short)
 1978 In alle stilte (music)
 1975 Lille mand farvel (TV Movie) (soundtrack)
 1974 Teremos Infância (Documentary short) (background music)
 1973 Habla, mudita (music - uncredited)
 1972 What? (composer: additional music)
 1970 Pierres de Dieu (Documentary short) (music)
 1970 Music on 2 (TV Series) (music by - 1 episode)
- Winterreise (Winter Journey) (1970) ... (music by)
 1969 Spader, Madame! (TV Movie) (composer: original music)
 1968 Julius Katchen (TV Special) (music)
 1965-1967 New Reports from France (TV Series documentary) (music - 3 episodes)
- Chroniques de France N° 25 (1967) ... (music: 9th Symphony - segment "two")
- Chroniques de France N° 24 (1967) ... (music - segment "two")
- Chroniques de France N° 8 (1965) ... (music - segment "two")
 1967 L'abandon (TV Movie) (music: quatuor en sol)
 1963 Hermann Prey singt Lieder von... (TV Mini Series short)
 1963 A Tribute to John F. Kennedy from the Arts (TV Special) (stock music)
 1961 Les grands interprètes (TV Series documentary short) (music - 1 episode)
- Michèle Auclair (1961) ... (music)
 1961 Pobre del pobre (composer: song "Ave María")
 1959 Mi niño, mi caballo y yo (composer: theme music)
 1958 Das Dreimäderlhaus (selected music)
 1953 Franz Schubert (composer: additional music)
 1953 A Casa das Três Meninas (TV Movie) (music)
 1952 Botschafter der Musik (music)
 1949 Forellen-Quintett von Franz Schubert (TV Short) (music)
 1947 Woman to Woman (composer: additional music: ballet music)
 1945 Vihar után (music)
 1938 The Novel of Werther (composer: additional music)
 1936 Mask and Mimes (TV Special) (original music by)
 1936 The Unknown (composer: symphonic music)
 1934 April Blossoms (composer: songs)
 1931 Der Erlkönig (music)
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Stage: Wrote source music (melodies) for "Blossom Time", produced on Broadway. Musical comedy/operetta (revival). Music by Sigmund Romberg. Lyrics / book by Dorothy Donnelly. Adapted from the Viennese singspiel "Das Dreimaderlhaus" by Dr. A.M. Willner and Heinz Reichert. Based on the novel "Schwammerl" by: Rainer Bartesch. Music ... See more »

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