Quotes by Alex North

About Alex North:

Alex North was an American composer best known for his many film scores, including A Streetcar Named Desire (one of the first jazz-based film scores), Viva Zapata!, Spartacus, Cleopatra, and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. He was the first composer to receive an Honorary Academy Award.

Author Bio

  • NameAlex North
  • DescriptionAmerican composer
  • BornDecember 10, 1910
  • DiedSeptember 8, 1991
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionComposer; Jazz Musician
  • WorksUnchained Melody
  • AwardsGuggenheim Fellowship; Emmy Award