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Alexander Janko

An award-winning filmmaker, Alexander Janko's creative repertoire spans the music, literary, stage, TV and film industries. Classically trained as a cellist, his first single "Omniscient Woman" won Billboard's Best Original Song competition in 1991. After graduating Princeton, he moved to Hollywood where he proceeded to work on more than 65 major ... See full bio »

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My Big Fat Greek Wedding Music Department
Year by the Sea Composer
Tommy Boy Music Department
Galaxy Quest Music Department


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 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding (conductor: score) / (orchestrator) / (score producer)
 2000 102 Dalmatians (orchestrator)
 2000 Bedazzled (score orchestrator - as Xandy Janko)
 2000 Duets (orchestrator)
 2000 Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (orchestrator)
 2000 The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (orchestrator)
 1999 Galaxy Quest (orchestrator - as Xandy Janko)
 1999 Man on the Moon (orchestrator)
 1999 Bowfinger (orchestrator)
 1999 Brokedown Palace (orchestrator - as Xandy Janko)
 1999 Never Been Kissed (orchestrator - as Xandy Janko)
 1998 A Night at the Roxbury (orchestrator - as Xandy Janko)
 1998 Fantasy Island (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1998) ... (composer: additional music)
 1997 Anastasia (orchestrator: score - as Xandy Janko)
 1997 Out to Sea (orchestrator - as Xandy Janko)
 1997 The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue (Video) (music arranger) / (musical director)
 1996 Jingle All the Way (orchestrator)
 1996 Matilda (orchestrator - as Xandy Janko)
 1996 The Nutty Professor (orchestrator - as Xandy Janko)
 1996 The Phantom (orchestrator)
 1996 Big Bully (additional orchestrations - as Xandy Janko)
 1995 Operation Dumbo Drop (orchestrator)
 1995 Tommy Boy (composer: additional music - as Xandy Janko) / (orchestrator: additional music - as Xandy Janko)
 1995 Murder in the First (auricle programmer)
 1994 Stargate (auricle programmer - uncredited)
 1994 Color of Night (auricle programmer)
 1994 It Could Happen to You (auricle programmer - uncredited)
 1994 Baby's Day Out (auricle programmer)
 1994 Getting Even with Dad (auricle programmer)
 1994 The Lion King (auricle programmer - uncredited)
 1994 City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (auricle programmer)
 1994 Speed (auricle programmer - uncredited)
 1994 I Love Trouble (score consultant - as Xandy Janko)
 1994 The Cowboy Way (auricle programmer)
 1994 The Flintstones (auricle programmer)
 1994 Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (auricle programmer - uncredited)
 1994 The Getaway (auricle programmer)
 1994 The Air Up There (auricle programmer)
 1993 Addams Family Values (auricle programmer)
 1993 Another Stakeout (auricle programmer)
 1993 Coneheads (auricle programmer)
 1993 Hocus Pocus (auricle programmer)
 1993 Sliver (auricle programmer - uncredited) / (musician - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Xandy Janko

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Orchestrated all of David Newman's scores between 1994 and 2000.

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