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Maurice Jarre

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Year of Birth:1924
Year of death:2009


(source: wikipedia)

Maurice-Alexis Jarre (; 13 September 1924 – 28 March 2009)[ allmusic Biography] was a French composer and conductor. Although he composed several concert works, Jarre is best known for his film scores, particularly for his collaborations with film director David Lean. Jarre composed the scores to all of Lean's films from Lawrence of Arabia (1962) and Dr. Zhivago on. Notable scores for other directors include The Train (1964), Mohammad, Messenger of God (1976), Lion of the Desert... more

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