Morton Gould

Soundtrack, Composer, Music Department

Soundtrack, Composer, Music Department


Composer ("American Salute", "Pavanne"), conductor, pianist and arranger, educated at New York University and a music student of Abby Whiteside and Vincent Jones. At six, he had his first composition published ("Just Six"), and thereafter concertized until age 17. He was a staff arranger for Radio City Music Hall, and later a staff member at NBC. ...
Birth date
1913-12-10
Death date
1996-02-21
Awards
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 12 nominations.

Known For


Holocaust
Holocaust
Composer (1978)
Delightfully Dangerous
Delightfully Dangerous
Composer (1945)
To the Wonder
To the Wonder
Soundtrack (2012)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackTo the Wonder
(arranger: "June (Barcarolle)") / (performer: "June (Barcarolle)")
2012
SoundtrackThe Art Of... When You're Hot, Young, Poor and a Filmmaker!
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Sharing an Intimate and Gross Moment (2012) ... (writer: "Spirituals for Strings")
2012
SoundtrackSo You Think You Can Dance
(TV Series) (music - 1 episode) - 1 of 7 Voted Off (2010) ... (music: "Charleston")
2010
SoundtrackLes dossiers de l'écran
(TV Series) (writer - 53 episodes) - La cour d'Angleterre (1991) ... (writer: "Protest") - Alain Delon face aux télespectateurs (1989) ... (writer: "Protest") - Charles Aznavour face aux téléspectateurs (1989) ... (writer: "Protest") - Fallait-il l'envoyer à l'échafaud? (1989) ... (writer: "Protest") - Catherine de Médicis (1989) ... (writer: "Protest") Show all 53 episodes
1967-1991
SoundtrackKurt Olsson - filmen om mitt liv som mej själv
(writer: "Spirituals" - uncredited)
1990
SoundtrackMy Life as a Dog
(writer: "Spirituals" - uncredited)
1985
SoundtrackPapy fait de la résistance
("Spirituals (Protest)")
1983
SoundtrackArmy of Shadows
(writer: "Spirituals for String Choir and Orchestra: 4th Movement" - uncredited)
1969
SoundtrackRoommates
(music: "Arms and the Girl" - uncredited)
1961
SoundtrackOmnibus
(TV Series) (music - 2 episodes) - Lizzie Borden (1957) ... (music: "Fall River Legend" (ballet)) - The Art of Choreography (1956) ... (music: "Dance Variations")
1956-1957
SoundtrackTiotusenkronorsfrågan
(TV Series) (writer: "Spirituals" - uncredited)
1957
SoundtrackThe Gumby Show
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Gumby Racer ... (writer: "Toboggan Run")
1956
SoundtrackTex Beneke and the Glenn Miller Orchestra
(Short) (writer: "The Red Cavalry March" - uncredited)
1947
SoundtrackDelightfully Dangerous
(music: "I'm Only Teasin'", "Once Upon A Song", "Through Your Eyes ... To Your Heart", "In A Shower Of Stars") / (performer: "In A Shower Of Stars")
1945
RoleTitleYear
ComposerHolocaust
(TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes) - Part 4: 1944-1945 (1978) - Part 3: 1942-1944 (1978) - Part 2: 1941-1942 (1978) - Part 1: 1935-1940 (1978)
1978
ComposerThe Four of Us
(TV Movie)
1977
ComposerThe Land of Hope
(TV Movie)
1976
ComposerF. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood
(TV Movie)
1975
ComposerLes dossiers de l'écran
(TV Series)
1967
ComposerWorld War One
(TV Series documentary) (26 episodes) - Heritage of War (1965) - The Allies in Russia (1965) - Wilson and Peace (1965) - The Day the Guns Stopped Firing (1965) - The Battle of Argonne (1965) Show all 26 episodes
1964-1965
ComposerThe Twentieth Century
(TV Series documentary) (1 episode) - Verdun: End of the Nightmare (1963)
1963
ComposerWorld Wide '60
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Secret of Freedom (1960)
1960
ComposerWindjammer: The Voyage of the Christian Radich
(Documentary)
1958
ComposerOmnibus
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Lizzie Borden (1957)
1957
ComposerThe Miracle of Todd-AO
(Short)
1956
ComposerCinerama Holiday
(Documentary) (original music score by)
1955
ComposerDelightfully Dangerous1945
ComposerRing of Steel
(Documentary short)
1942
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentDance Theatre of Harlem: Fall River Legend
(TV Movie) (music by)
1989
Music departmentHolocaust
(TV Mini-Series) (conductor - 4 episodes) - Part 4: 1944-1945 (1978) ... (conductor - uncredited) - Part 3: 1942-1944 (1978) ... (conductor - uncredited) - Part 2: 1941-1942 (1978) ... (conductor - uncredited) - Part 1: 1935-1940 (1978) ... (conductor - uncredited)
1978
Music departmentDelightfully Dangerous
(music arranger)
1945
RoleTitleYear
ActorDelightfully Dangerous
Bandleader
1945
RoleTitleYear
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Vaudeville (1997) ... Self
1997
SelfThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
(TV Special) Self - Honoree
1994
SelfIrving Berlin's 100th Birthday Celebration
(TV Special) Self
1988
SelfBenny Goodman: Let's Dance - A Musical Tribute
(TV Special) Self
1986
SelfThe World of Benny Goodman
(TV Movie) Self
1963
SelfGreat Music from Chicago
(TV Series) Self - orchestra leader
1959