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Joseph Brooks (I) (1938–2011)

Joseph Brooks was born on March 11, 1938 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on You Light Up My Life (1977), If Ever I See You Again (1978) and Happiness (1998). He was married to Susan Paul. He died on May 22, 2011 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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Known For

You Light Up My Life Music Department
If Ever I See You Again Music Department
Happiness Soundtrack


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 1985 Invitation to the Wedding (conductor)
 1983 Eddie and the Cruisers (musical advisor)
 1978 If Ever I See You Again (conductor - as Joe Brooks) / (music arranger - as Joe Brooks)
 1977 You Light Up My Life (conductor) / (music arranger)
 1974 The Lords of Flatbush (conductor - as Joe Brooks) / (music arranger - as Joe Brooks)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

: Directed "In My Life", a musical he also wrote, with David Turner in the cast (Music Box, New York City, New York, USA).

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Alternate Names:

Joe Brooks


Susan Paul  (2 children)

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