Oscar Peterson

Soundtrack, Music Department, Composer

Soundtrack, Music Department, Composer


Oscar Peterson, the famous jazz musician, started his recording career in the mid 40s with records for RCA. As member of the group "Jazz at the Philharmonic" he started touring in the 50s and continued until late in the 60s. During this time he made also numerous recordings for various labels. He has recorded with the great jazz legends such as ...
Birth date
1925-08-15
Death date
2007-12-23
Awards
8 wins & 5 nominations.

Known For


Phantom Thread
Phantom Thread
Soundtrack (2017)
It's Complicated
It's Complicated
Soundtrack (2009)
John Wick: Chapter 2
John Wick: Chapter 2
Soundtrack (2017)
Any Given Sunday
Any Given Sunday
Soundtrack (1999)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackKing of Thieves
(performer: "The Touch Of Your Lips")
2018
SoundtrackBetter Call Saul
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Smoke (2018) ... (performer: "The Shadow of Your Smile")
2018
SoundtrackWhen We First Met
(writer: "If You Only Knew")
2018
SoundtrackPhantom Thread
(performer: "My Foolish Heart", "My Ship")
2017
SoundtrackAmerican Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story
(TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode) - Sex, Drugs and DEA Investigations (2017) ... (performer: "Call Me" - uncredited)
2017
SoundtrackJohn Wick: Chapter 2
(performer: "Ecstasy") / (writer: "Ecstasy")
2017
SoundtrackBlack Mass
(performer: "Easy to Love")
2015
SoundtrackDas Paradies
(performer: "Stardust")
2014
SoundtrackSupernatural
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Stairway to Heaven (2014) ... (performer: "Cheek to Cheek")
2014
SoundtrackAmerican Hustle
(performer: "Blue Moon")
2013
SoundtrackSix by Sondheim
(TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Just One of Those Things")
2013
SoundtrackThe Mark of Beauty
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Tokyo no mizube (2013) ... (performer: "It's De - Lovely", "Wave") - Owan (2013) ... (performer: "You Look Good To Me")
2013
SoundtrackFringe
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010) - Amber 31422 (2010) ... (performer: "I Can't Get Started" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Can't Get Started" - uncredited)
SoundtrackLa grande magie
(TV Movie) (performer: "(Back Home In) Indiana")
2010
SoundtrackIt's Complicated
(performer: "Night and Day")
2009
SoundtrackThe Missing Person
(performer: "The High And The Mighty")
2009
SoundtrackThis Christmas
(performer: "I'll Be Home for Christmas", "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town", "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas", "Away in a Manger")
2007
SoundtrackHouse
(TV Series) (1 episode) - All In (2006) ... ("Hymn to Freedom")
2006
SoundtrackSix Feet Under
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Silence (2005) ... ("Corcovado")
2005
SoundtrackMed sjela i Sjøgata
(TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.10 (2004) ... (performer: "Tea for Two")
2004
SoundtrackCriminal
(writer: "Roundalay")
2004
SoundtrackEverybody Loves Raymond
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Jazz Records (2003) ... (performer: "Bye Bye Blackbird" - uncredited)
2003
SoundtrackThe Blues
(TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode) - Piano Blues (2003) ... (performer: "You Are My Heart's Delight")
2003
SoundtrackAny Given Sunday
(performer: "When Your Lover Has Gone")
1999
SoundtrackTrial and Error
(performer: "Teach Me Tonight")
1997
SoundtrackThat Old Feeling
(performer: "That Old Feeling")
1997
SoundtrackJust Cause
(performer: "I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good")
1995
SoundtrackBaseball
(TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode) - The Capital of Baseball (1994) ... (performer: "Bye Bye Blackbird")
1994
SoundtrackCorrina, Corrina
(performer: "You Go to My Head")
1994
SoundtrackIndecent Proposal
("Nighttime")
1993
SoundtrackKill Me Again
(performer: "Smoke Gets In Your Eyes")
1989
SoundtrackBright Lights, Big City
(performer: "Bill" (Instrumental), "Lovely To Look At" (Instrumental))
1988
SoundtrackThe Sound of Petula
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - And All That Jazz (1974) ... (performer: "When I Fall in Love")
1974
SoundtrackPlay It Again, Sam
(performer: "Blues for Alan Felix") / (writer: "Blues for Alan Felix")
1972
SoundtrackFritz the Cat
("Yesterdays" (1952))
1972
SoundtrackJazz Scene at the Ronnie Scott Club
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - Clarke-Boland, Teddy Wilson, Newport All-Stars, Oscar Peterson (1970) ... (writer: "Blues Étude") - Boxing Day Special (1969) ... (writer: "Blues Étude")
1969-1970
SoundtrackPeterson Plays Farnon... ...Plays Peterson
(TV Special) (performer: "Blues for Big Scotia", "Sunny", "Wave", "A Sleepin' Bee", "Let's Fall in Love", "By the Time I Get to Phoenix", "Someday My Prince Will Come", "Sally's Tomato", "Laurentide Waltz", "The Pleasure of Your Company") / (writer: "Blues for Big Scotia", "Laurentide Waltz")
1969
SoundtrackThe Jonathan Winters Show
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Peggy Lee, Louis Nye, Oscar Peterson (1968) ... (performer: "Let's Fall in Love", "Satin Doll" - uncredited)
1968
SoundtrackFanfare
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.8 (1965) ... (writer: "The Strut")
1965
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentLife and Times
(TV Series documentary) (music performer - 1 episode) - Oscar Peterson: Keeping the Groove Alive (2003) ... (music performer)
2003
Music departmentSeven Brides for Uncle Sam
(Documentary) (additional music)
1997
Music departmentPlay It Again, Sam
(conductor - uncredited)
1972
Music departmentThe Tender Game
(Short) (musician: piano)
1958
Music departmentYouthful Sinners
(musician)
1958
Music departmentBegone Dull Care
(Short) (musician: piano)
1950
RoleTitleYear
ComposerLife and Times
(TV Series documentary) (1 episode) - Oscar Peterson: Keeping the Groove Alive (2003) ... (music written by)
2003
ComposerOscar Peterson's Canadiana Suite
(TV Movie)
1979
ComposerFields of Endless Day
(Documentary)
1978
ComposerThe Silent Partner
(original music composed by)
1978
Composer...En Kjøpstad Øst I Oslo
(TV Movie documentary) (music)
1969
RoleTitleYear
Actor34 South2005
ActorOscar Peterson's Canadiana Suite
(TV Movie) Oscar Peterson
1979
ActorThe Wayne and Shuster Hour
(TV Series) - The Utter Limit (1964)
1964
RoleTitleYear
SelfOscar Peterson: Black + White
(Documentary) (filming) Self
SelfThe Sixties
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - When Television Came of Age (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfImprovisation
Self
2004/I
SelfLife and Times
(TV Series documentary) Self - Oscar Peterson: Keeping the Groove Alive (2003) ... Self - A Man for All Stages: The Life and Times of Christopher Plummer (2002) ... Self
2002-2003
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Ella Fitzgerald: Something to Live For (1999) ... Self
1999
SelfThis Is Your Life
(TV Series documentary) Self - Filmed tribute - Benny Green (1996) ... Self - Filmed tribute
1996
SelfOscar Peterson: Music in the Key of Oscar
(Video) Self
1995
SelfIn the Key of Oscar
(Documentary)
1992
SelfThe 34th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1992
SelfThe Unforgettable Nat 'King' Cole
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1989
SelfChamps-Elysées
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 31 May 1986 (1986) ... Self
1986
SelfToday's Special
(TV Series) Self - Letters (1985) ... Self - Music (1982) ... Self - Circus (1982) ... Self
1982-1985
SelfThe 21st Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1979
SelfSteve & Eydie Celebrate Irving Berlin
(TV Special) Self
1978
SelfThe Lively Arts
(TV Series documentary) Self - Oscar Peterson on Improvisation (1977) ... Self
1977
SelfOscar Peterson Invites...
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.6 (1977) ... Self - Episode #1.5 (1977) ... Self - Episode #1.4 (1977) ... Self - Episode #1.3 (1977) ... Self - Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Self Show all 6 episodes
1977
SelfPiano Party
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.6 (1976) ... Self - Episode #1.5 (1976) ... Self - Episode #1.4 (1976) ... Self - Episode #1.3 (1976) ... Self - Episode #1.2 (1976) ... Self Show all 6 episodes
1976
SelfLe grand échiquier
(TV Series) Self - Un soir à la télévision (1975) ... Self
1975
SelfNuméro un
(TV Series) Self - Jean-Pierre Darras (1975) ... Self
1975
SelfIn Concert
(TV Series) Self - Oscar Peterson 3 (1975) ... Self - Oscar Peterson 2 (1974) ... Self - Oscar Peterson 1 (1974) ... Self - Oscar Peterson Trio (1973) ... Self
1973-1975
SelfOmnibus
(TV Series documentary) Self - Oscar Peterson & André Previn (1974) ... Self
1974
SelfThe Sound of Petula
(TV Series) Self - Guest - And All That Jazz (1974) ... Self - Guest
1974
SelfThe Mike Douglas Show
(TV Series) Self - Jazz Pianist - Episode #13.235 (1974) ... Self - Jazz Pianist - Episode #4.185 (1965) ... Self - Jazz Pianist - Episode #4.184 (1965) ... Self - Jazz Pianist - Episode #4.183 (1965) ... Self - Jazz Pianist
1965-1974
SelfBBC Show of the Week
(TV Series) Self - Cleo Laine (1974) ... Self - Ella Fitzgerald Swings It (1965) ... Self (as Oscar Peterson Trio)
1965-1974
SelfIltatähti
(TV Series) Self - Interviewee - Episode dated 6 November 1973 (1973) ... Self - Interviewee
1973
SelfWünsch dir was
(TV Series) Self - Jazz-Pianist - Episode #1.24 (1972) ... Self - Jazz-Pianist
1972
SelfMagic Graz
(Documentary short) Self
1972
SelfSounds for Saturday
(TV Series) Self - The Oscar Peterson Trio - The Oscar Peterson Trio (1972) ... Self - The Oscar Peterson Trio
1972
SelfNana International
(TV Movie) Self - Musician (as Das Oscar-Peterson-Trio)
1971
SelfJazz Scene at the Ronnie Scott Club
(TV Series) Self - Piano - Stéphane Grappelli, Robert Patterson, Oscar Peterson, Clarke Boland (1970) ... Self - Piano - Osacar Peterson, Kenny Burrell, Stéphane Grappelli, Miles Davis (1970) ... Self - Piano - Gary Burton, Newport All-Stars, Oscar Peterson (1970) ... Self - Piano - Clarke-Boland, Teddy Wilson, Newport All-Stars, Oscar Peterson (1970) ... Self - Piano - Boxing Day Special (1969) ... Self - Piano
1969-1970
SelfThe David Frost Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.134 (1970) ... Self
1970
SelfPeterson Plays Farnon... ...Plays Peterson
(TV Special) Self - Piano (as Oscar Peterson Trio)
1969
SelfDella
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.68 (1969) ... Self
1969
SelfLike It Is
(TV Series) Self
1968
SelfNewport Jazz Festival
(TV Special) Self
1968
SelfThe Jonathan Winters Show
(TV Series) Self - Chita Rivera, Oscar Peterson, Gitte Haenning (1968) ... Self (as Oscar Peterson Trio) - Peggy Lee, Louis Nye, Oscar Peterson (1968) ... Self
1968
SelfPerry Como's Kraft Music Hall
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Monique Leyrac, Oscar Peterson, The Craddock Kids (1967) ... Self - Guest
1967
SelfLes Beaux Dimanches
(TV Series documentary) Self (1989)
1966
SelfThe London Palladium Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.14 (1966) ... Self (as Oscar Peterson Trio)
1966
SelfThe Danny Kaye Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.25 (1965) ... Self
1965
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Eydie Gormé, Marty Allen, Steve Rossi, Oscar Peterson (1964) ... Self - Guest - Larry Storch, Barbara Nichols, Anatole de Grunwald, Oscar Peterson (1963) ... Self - Guest - Mitch Miller, Oscar Peterson, Jill Corey, Connie Brigham (1963) ... Self - Guest
1963-1964
SelfElla
(TV Movie) Self
1964
SelfMörk sång: Ella Fitzgerald and Oscar Petersons trio
(TV Special documentary) Self
1963
SelfThe Lively Ones
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.5 (1962) ... Self
1962
SelfParade
(TV Series) Self - Pianist
1959
SelfStars of Jazz
(TV Series) Self - Oscar Peterson Trio/Pat Healy (1958) ... Self - Oscar Peterson Quartet/Jane Fielding (1957) ... Self
1957-1958
SelfThe Nat King Cole Show
(TV Series) Self - Jazz Pianist - Episode #3.5 (1957) ... Self - Jazz Pianist
1957
SelfThe Tonight Show
(TV Series) Self - Jazz pianist / Self / Self - pianist - Guest Host: Morey Amsterdam; Guests: Diahann Carroll, Oscar Peterson (1956) ... Self - Jazz pianist - Oscar Peterson Trio (1956) ... Self - Guest Host: Ernie Kovacs; Guests: Oscar Peterson, Louis Nye (1955) ... Self - pianist
1955-1956
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageRonnie's
(Documentary) Self
2020
Archive footageOscar
(Documentary short) Self
2017/I
Archive footageJazz Legends in Their Own Words
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2014
Archive footageNat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark
(Documentary) Self
2014
Archive footageThe Music According to Antonio Carlos Jobim
(Documentary) Self
2012
Archive footageLa mémoire des anges
(Documentary) Self
2008
Archive footageThe Blues
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Piano Blues (2003) ... Self
2003
Archive footageWhen I Fall in Love: The One & Only Nat King Cole
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2003
Archive footageNat King Cole: The Incomparable Nat King Cole Volume 2
(Video) Self
1992
Archive footageNat King Cole: The Incomparable Nat King Cole Volume 1
(Video) Self
1991
Archive footageThe Wayne and Shuster Years
(TV Special) Self
1991
Archive footageParkinson
(TV Series) Self - Parkinson's Music (1976) ... Self
1976
Archive footageTurn of the Tide
(Short documentary) Self
1962