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Jerry Fielding (1922–1980)

A three-time Oscar nominee, Jerry Fielding was among the boldest and most experimental of all Hollywood film composers. His music typically utilized advanced compositional procedures, producing dense, often richly dissonant orchestral textures, sometimes flavored with jazz. Fielding's film music career was marked by enduring and rewarding ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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The Wild Bunch Composer
(1969)
Straw Dogs Composer
(1971)
(1976)
(1979)

Filmography

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 2017 Passion & Poetry: Rodeo Time (Documentary)
 2004 Star Trek New Voyages: Phase II (TV Series) (1 episode)
- In Harm's Way (2004)
 1980 Funeral Home
 1979 High Midnight (TV Movie)
 1979 Mr. Horn (TV Movie)
 1978 The Big Sleep
 1977 The Gauntlet
 1977 Rosetti and Ryan (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Bedeviled Angel (1977)
- Ms. Bluebeard (1977)
 1971-1977 McMillan & Wife (TV Series) (33 episodes)
- Philip's Game (1977)
- Dark Sunrise (1977)
 1977 Demon Seed
 1977 The Andros Targets (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1977 Little Ladies of the Night (TV Movie)
 1976 The Enforcer
 1976 The Bionic Woman (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- Mirror Image (1976)
- Fly Jaime (1976)
 1975-1976 On the Rocks (TV Series) (24 episodes)
- High Noon (1976)
 1975 Kolchak: Demon and the Mummy (TV Movie)
 1975 The Cop and the Kid (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Pilot (1975)
 1975 Matt Helm (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Matt Helm (1975)
 1975 One of Our Own (TV Movie)
 1975 Grandpa Max (TV Movie)
 1974-1975 Kolchak: The Night Stalker (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- The Sentry (1975)
- Legacy of Terror (1975)
- Demon in Lace (1975)
- Chopper (1975)
 1975 Hustling (TV Movie)
 1974 Police Woman (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Flowers of Evil (1974)
 1974 The Gambler
 1974 Fools, Females and Fun (TV Movie)
 1974 Shirts/Skins (TV Movie)
 1974 Honky Tonk (TV Movie)
 1972-1974 The Snoop Sisters (TV Series) (5 episodes)
 1974 Unwed Father (TV Movie)
 1973-1974 Hawkins (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Blood Feud (1973)
 1973-1974 Faraday and Company (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1973 Diana (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Who's Minding the Cat? (1973) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- The Gilt Complex (1973)
 1973 The Outfit
 1973 Shirts/Skins (TV Movie)
 1973 Scorpio
 1972 Class of '55 (TV Movie)
 1972 A War of Children (TV Movie)
 1972 The Mechanic
 1972 Junior Bonner
 1972 Chato's Land
 1972 Wednesday Night Out (TV Movie)
 1972 Man in the Middle (TV Movie)
 1972 Me and the Chimp (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- The Ghost Town (1972)
- The Paint Job (1972)
- Tennis Anyone? (1972)
 1971 The Chicago Teddy Bears (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- The Rivalry (1971)
- The Auction (1971)
- Billy the Kid (1971)
- The Spy (1971)
 1971 Straw Dogs
 1971 Shepherd's Flock (TV Movie)
 1971 My Wives Jane (TV Movie)
 1971 Inside O.U.T. (TV Short)
 1971 Lawman
 1969-1970 The Governor & J.J. (TV Series) (33 episodes)
- From Here to Maternity (1970) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- P.S. I Don't Love You (1970) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- A Day in the Life (1970) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- The Making of the Governor (1970) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- Maid for Sara (1970) ... (music composed and conducted by)
 1970 The Young Lawyers (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1967-1970 Mannix (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- One for the Lady (1970)
- Pressure Point (1968)
 1970 The Tim Conway Show (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Up, Up and Away (1970)
- Mail Contract (1970)
 1970 Hunters Are for Killing (TV Movie)
 1968-1970 The Good Guys (TV Series) (42 episodes)
- Art A La Carte (1970)
- Compulsion (1970)
 1967-1969 Mission: Impossible (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- The Exchange (1969)
- The Cardinal (1968)
- The Execution (1968)
 1968 Julia (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1967-1968 Star Trek (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1968 Monte Carlo: C'est La Rose (TV Special documentary)
 1968 The Felony Squad (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1967 Mrs. Thursday (TV Movie)
 1966-1967 Tarzan (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Episode #1.33 (1967)
- Man Killer (1967)
- The Ultimatum (1967)
 1967 Captain Nice (TV Series) (1 episode)
- How Sheik Can You Get? (1967) ... (music score)
 1966 Shane (TV Series) (17 episodes)
- A Man'd Be Proud (1966) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- The Great Invasion: Part 2 (1966) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- The Great Invasion: Part 1 (1966) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- The Big Fifty (1966) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- A Long Night of Mourning (1966) ... (music composed and conducted by)
 1966 ABC Stage 67 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Noon Wine (1966)
 1966 Run Buddy Run (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Bank Holdup (1966)
- Wild, Wild Wake (1966) ... (music composed and conducted by)
 1964-1966 Vacation Playhouse (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Two of Us (1966)
- My Lucky Penny (1966)
 1965 The John Forsythe Show (TV Series)
 1964-1965 Broadside (TV Series) (32 episodes)
- Miss Ranakai (1965)
 1964 Calhoun: County Agent (TV Movie)
 1964 The Farmer's Daughter (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Like Father, Like Son (1964) ... (music composed and conducted by)
- A Matter of Honor (1964) ... (music composed and conducted by)
 1964 The Nut House!! (TV Movie)
 1964 Summer Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1964 Low Man on a Totem Pole (TV Movie)
 1964 McHale's Navy
 1964 Mr. and Mrs. (TV Movie)
 1963 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- 5: Part 3 (1963)
- 5: Part 2 (1963)
 1962 Tell It to Groucho (TV Series)
 1961 The Tom Ewell Show (TV Series) (15 episodes)
- Mr. Memory (1961)
- Our Vacation (1961)
- Handy Man (1961)
 1959-1960 The Betty Hutton Show (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Gullible Goldie (1960)
- The Seaton Story (1960)
- Roy Runs Away (1960)
 1952 The Jerry Fielding Show (TV Series) (14 episodes)
- Episode #1.14 (1952)
- Episode #1.13 (1952)
- Episode #1.12 (1952)
- Episode #1.11 (1952)
- Episode #1.10 (1952)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

"Miss Moline," never-produced musical comedy with book by Bernard C. Schoenfeld, optioned by Janis Carter - Composer See more »

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I was able to evaluate it at a screening for an advanced film class at USC. It was much too long, over three hours, and no music had been inserted. After the final shootout, the film reached a point that should have touched the sensitivities of the young audience. But this is a generation of kids who don't like to be pushed into emotional corners, so instead, they laughed, out of embarrassment. I... See more »

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Blacklisted in Hollywood from 1953 until 1961 See more »

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