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Paul Salamunovich (1927–2014)

Acclaimed Grammy®-nominated choral conductor and Los Angeles Master Chorale (LAMC) Music Director Emeritus Paul Salamunovich, whose artistry touched millions of people around the world through recordings, live performances, college and university clinics, and the numerous film scores on which he conducted and sang, has died at age 86 from multiple... See full bio »

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Waterworld Music Department
Deep Blue Sea Music Department
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 2009 Angels & Demons (conductor: Los Angeles Master Chorale, choral consultant: choral performance of the Lauridsen Lux Aeterna during the final scene)
 2003 Peter Pan (conductor: choir)
 2002 xXx (choir master)
 2002 The Sum of All Fears (conductor (los angeles master chorale)
 2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (chorus master)
 2001 ER (TV Series) (choral conductor - 1 episode)
- The Crossing (2001) ... (choral conductor)
 2000 Dinosaur (conductor: choir)
 1999 Snow Falling on Cedars (choir conductor)
 1999 Deep Blue Sea (conductor (los angeles master chorale)
 1999 Inspector Gadget (choral conductor - uncredited)
 1998 Quest for Camelot (choir leader)
 1997 The Postman (choir conductor)
 1997 The Devil's Advocate (conductor: L.A. Master Chorale)
 1997 Air Force One (choral conductor - uncredited)
 1997 My Best Friend's Wedding (master chorale: Los Angeles)
 1997 Batman & Robin (choral conductor)
 1996 Mars Attacks! (choral conductor - uncredited)
 1996 Extreme Measures (conductor: choir)
 1996 Independence Day (choral conductor - uncredited)
 1996 Twister (choral conductor - uncredited)
 1995 Waterworld (choral conductor: Los Angeles Master Chorale)
 1995 First Knight (conductor: Los Angeles Master Chorale)
 1995 Outbreak (conductor (los angeles master chorale - uncredited)
 1994 Star Trek: Generations (choral conductor - uncredited)
 1994 Intersection (conductor (los angeles master chorale - uncredited)
 1993 Untamed Heart (choral conductor - uncredited)
 1993 Northern Exposure (TV Series) (conductor the festival singers of loyola marymount university - 1 episode)
- Revelations (1993) ... (conductor the festival singers of loyola marymount university - uncredited)
 1992 Leap of Faith (choral conductor)
 1992 Dracula (conductor: L.A. Master Chorale)
 1992/I Hero (choral conductor/contractor - uncredited)
 1991 Star Trek 25th Anniversary Special (TV Movie documentary) (choral conductor - uncredited)
 1991 Grand Canyon (choral conductor)
 1991 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (choir conductor)
 1991 King Ralph (choral consultant - uncredited)
 1990 Flatliners (conductor: St. Charles Borromeo Choir)
 1981 True Confessions (choir conductor: St. Charles Borromeo Choir - uncredited)
 1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (vocalist: harmonic chanting - uncredited)
 1973 The Last of Sheila (choral conductor: singer)
 1972 The Godfather (choir conductor: boys choir - uncredited)
 1969 Paint Your Wagon (choral singer - uncredited)
 1969 Angel in My Pocket (choral arranger: singer - uncredited)
 1966 The Trouble with Angels (conductor: arranger - uncredited)
 1965 The Lucy Show (TV Series) (choir conductor - 1 episode)
- Lucy the Choirmaster (1965) ... (choir conductor: St. Charles Borromeo Boys Choir)
 1964 Dead Ringer (conductor: boys choir - uncredited)
 1963 Captain Newman, M.D. (conductor)
 1962 How the West Was Won (choral singer - uncredited)
 1961 Judgment at Nuremberg (choral singer - uncredited)
 1958 The Old Man and the Sea (choral singer)
 1957 Istanbul (choral conductor - uncredited)
 1956 Julie (choral singer - uncredited)
 1956 Back from Eternity (choral singer - uncredited)
 1956 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (choral singer - 1 episode)
- Shopping for Death (1956) ... (choral singer - uncredited)
 1954 Day of Triumph (choral singer - uncredited)
 1954 Shower of Stars (TV Series) (choral singer - 1 episode)
- A Christmas Carol (1954) ... (choral singer - uncredited)
 1953 I Married Joan (TV Series) (choral singer - 1 episode)
- The Musical (1953) ... (choral singer - uncredited)
 1953 A Lion Is in the Streets (singer - uncredited)
 1953 Paratrooper (singer - uncredited)
 1953 Let's Do It Again (choral singer - uncredited)
 1951 Take Care of My Little Girl (choral singer - uncredited)
 1951 The First Legion (choral singer - uncredited)
 1949 The Inspector General (singer - uncredited)
 1949 The Great Sinner (choral singer uncredited)
 1949 Mother Is a Freshman (choral singer uncredited)
 1948 Joan of Arc (choral singer - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Conducted the Disneyland Boys Choir on the Disneyland Records album "It's a Small World and Other Folk Songs" The choir boys featured on the album were from St Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in North Hollywood California. See more »

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Grammy-nominated, world-renowned choral conductor. Brother of producer Mike Salamunovich, father of casting director, Stephen Salamunovich, uncle of Teresa Salamunovich (associate producer), Patrick Salamunovich (lead person) and Christopher Salamunovich (assistant director). Cousin of arranger and composer Marty Paich and David Paich producer, keyboard player and composer of the rock band, Toto.... See more »

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