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Louis Levy (I) (1894–1957)

Louis Levy was born on November 20, 1894 in London, England. He is known for his work on The 39 Steps (1935), The Lady Vanishes (1938) and King Solomon's Mines (1937). He died on August 18, 1957 in Slough, Berkshire, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The 39 Steps Music Department
The Lady Vanishes Music Department
King Solomon's Mines Music Department
The Good Companions Music Department


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 1958-1959 Ivanhoe (TV Series) (composer - 39 episodes)
- The Devil's Dungeon (1959) ... (composer: end titles theme)
- The Circus (1958) ... (composer: end titles theme)
- The Fledgling (1958) ... (composer: end titles theme)
- The Princess (1958) ... (composer: end titles theme)
- The Swindler (1958) ... (composer: end titles theme)
 1958 The Young and the Guilty (musical director)
 1957 The Mark of the Hawk (director: The Associated British Studio Orchestra)
 1957 Small Hotel (music arranger)
 1957 No Time for Tears (musical director)
 1957 Woman in a Dressing Gown (conductor) / (music arranger)
 1957 Let's Be Happy (musical director)
 1957 Tarzan and the Lost Safari (musical director)
 1957 The Good Companions (musical director)
 1956 It's Great to Be Young! (musical director)
 1956 My Wife's Family (musical director)
 1956 Moby Dick (conductor)
 1956 Blonde Sinner (musical director)
 1956 It's Never Too Late (musical director)
 1956 1984 (conductor)
 1956 Now and Forever (musical director)
 1955 The Dam Busters (musical director)
 1955 The Warriors (conductor)
 1954 Cocktails in the Kitchen (music under the direction of)
 1954 Duel in the Jungle (musical director)
 1954 Tonight's the Night (musical director)
 1954 Young and Willing (musical director)
 1953 Uncle Willie's Bicycle Shop (composer: Uncle Willie's theme - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1953 Will Any Gentleman...? (conductor)
 1953 Valley of Song (conductor: orchestra)
 1953 The Golden Mask (musical director)
 1953 The Yellow Balloon (conductor - uncredited) / (music under the direction of)
 1952 Elstree Story (Documentary) (music director)
 1952 Mr. Potts Goes to Moscow (musical director)
 1952 Affair in Monte Carlo (musical director)
 1952 Castle in the Air (musical director)
 1952 Where's Charley? (musical director)
 1952 The Frightened Bride (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1952 So Little Time (musical director)
 1951 Young Wives' Tale (musical director)
 1951 Laughter in Paradise (orchestra under the direction of)
 1951 Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. (musical director)
 1951 Happy Go Lovely (orchestra under the direction of)
 1951 The Franchise Affair (musical director)
 1950 Portrait of Clare (musical director)
 1950 Her Panelled Door (musical director)
 1950 Murder Without Crime (under the direction of)
 1950 The Dancing Years (under the direction of)
 1950 Cairo Road (under the direction of)
 1950 Last Holiday (under the direction of)
 1950 Guilt Is My Shadow (orchestra under the direction of)
 1950 Stage Fright (musical director)
 1950 No Place for Jennifer (under the direction of)
 1949 Landfall (music under the direction of)
 1949 The Hasty Heart (under the direction of)
 1949 Under Capricorn (musical director)
 1949 The Hidden Room (conductor)
 1949 Man on the Run (music director) / (orchestra director)
 1949 For Them That Trespass (musical director)
 1949 The Queen of Spades (musical director)
 1949 The Glass Mountain (conductor: Rota score - uncredited)
 1948 Idol of Paris (musical director)
 1947 Jassy (musical director)
 1947 Holiday Camp (musical director)
 1947 The Root of All Evil (musical director)
 1946 The Magic Bow (musical director)
 1946 Caravan (musical director)
 1945 The Wicked Lady (musical director)
 1945 I'll Be Your Sweetheart (musical director)
 1945 They Were Sisters (musical director)
 1945 A Place of One's Own (musical director)
 1945 Waterloo Road (musical director)
 1945 Madonna of the Seven Moons (musical director)
 1944 Two Thousand Women (musical director)
 1944 A Lady Surrenders (musical director)
 1944 Give Us the Moon (musical director)
 1944 Man of Evil (musical director)
 1944 Time Flies (musical director)
 1944 Bees in Paradise (musical director)
 1943 The Adventures of Tartu (musical director)
 1943 Millions Like Us (musical director)
 1943 Dear Octopus (musical director)
 1943 The Man in Grey (musical director)
 1943 Miss London Ltd. (musical director)
 1943 We Dive at Dawn (musical director)
 1943 It's That Man Again (musical director)
 1942 King Arthur Was a Gentleman (musical director)
 1942 The Young Mr. Pitt (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1942 Uncensored (musical director)
 1942 Back-Room Boy (under the direction of)
 1941 Hi Gang! (musical director)
 1941 I Thank You (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1941 Once a Crook (musical director)
 1941 Bombsight Stolen (music arranger: Wagner - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1941 Mail Train (musical director)
 1941 The Remarkable Mr. Kipps (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1941 The Ghost Train (musical director)
 1941 Gasbags (musical director)
 1940 Neutral Port (musical director)
 1940 Charley's (Big-Hearted) Aunt (musical director - uncredited)
 1940 Night Train to Munich (musical director)
 1940 Girl in the News (musical director)
 1940 Haunted Honeymoon (musical director - uncredited)
 1940 For Freedom (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1940 Band Waggon (musical director - uncredited)
 1940 They Came by Night (musical director)
 1940 Mad Men of Europe (musical director)
 1939 The Frozen Limits (musical director)
 1939 Where's That Fire? (musical director)
 1939 Inspector Hornleigh on Holiday (musical director)
 1939 Goodbye, Mr. Chips (musical director)
 1939 Ask a Policeman (musical director)
 1939 A Girl Must Live (musical director)
 1939 Me and My Girl (musical director)
 1938 Everything Happens to Me (musical director)
 1938 Old Bones of the River (musical director)
 1938 Old Iron (musical director)
 1938 Hey! Hey! U.S.A! (musical director)
 1938 Climbing High (musical director)
 1938 The Man with 100 Faces (music director)
 1938 The Lady Vanishes (musical director)
 1938 Pygmalion (musical conductor)
 1938 Alf's Button Afloat (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Convict 99 (musical director)
 1938 Strange Boarders (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Bank Holiday (composer: music cues - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 To the Victor (musical director)
 1938 Sailing Along (musical director)
 1937 Young and Innocent (musical director)
 1937 Oh, Mr. Porter! (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Non-Stop New York (musical director)
 1937 Doctor Syn (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Gangway (musical director)
 1937 Command Performance (musical director)
 1937 Said O'Reilly to McNab (musical director)
 1937 King Solomon's Mines (musical director)
 1937 Take My Tip (musical director)
 1937 O-Kay for Sound (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director - as Louis Levy and His Symphony)
 1937 Silent Barriers (musical director)
 1937 You're in the Army Now (musical director)
 1937 Good Morning, Boys (musical director)
 1937 Head Over Heels in Love (musical director)
 1936 Windbag the Sailor (musical director)
 1936 Jack of All Trades (musical director)
 1936 All In (musical director)
 1936 Sabotage (musical director)
 1936 Man of Affairs (musical director)
 1936 Strangers on a Honeymoon (musical director)
 1936 Everybody Dance (musical director)
 1936 The Luck of the Irish (musical director)
 1936 The Man Who Lived Again (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1936 East Meets West (musical director)
 1936 Where There's a Will (musical director)
 1936 Everything Is Thunder (musical director)
 1936 Doomed Cargo (musical director)
 1936 Secret Agent (musical director)
 1936 It's Love Again (musical director - uncredited)
 1936 Nine Days a Queen (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1936 Pot Luck (musical director)
 1936 The First Offence (musical director)
 1936 Rhodes (musical director - uncredited)
 1935 Car of Dreams (musical director)
 1935 King of the Damned (musical director)
 1935 The Sleeping Beauty (Short) (conductor - uncredited)
 1935 Things Are Looking Up (musical director)
 1935 Foreign Affaires (musical director)
 1935 First a Girl (musical director)
 1935 Transatlantic Tunnel (musical director)
 1935 Born for Glory (musical director)
 1935 Mister Hobo (musical director)
 1935 The Passing of the Third Floor Back (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1935 Stormy Weather (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1935 Alias Bulldog Drummond (musical director)
 1935 The Phantom Light (musical director - uncredited)
 1935 Boys Will Be Boys (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director - uncredited)
 1935 Me and Marlborough (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1935 The Clairvoyant (musical director)
 1935 The 39 Steps (conductor - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1935 Heat Wave (musical director)
 1935 Fighting Stock (musical director)
 1935 Oh, Daddy! (musical director)
 1934 Wild Boy (musical director - uncredited)
 1934 The Man Who Knew Too Much (musical director)
 1934 Dirty Work (musical director)
 1934 The Iron Duke (musical director)
 1934 Road House (musical director)
 1934 Lady in Danger (musical director)
 1934 My Old Dutch (musical director)
 1934 Forbidden Territory (musical director)
 1934 The Camels Are Coming (musical director)
 1934 Power (musical director)
 1934 Evensong (musical director)
 1934 A Song for You (musical director)
 1934 Little Friend (musical director - uncredited)
 1934 A Cup of Kindness (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1934 Chu-Chin-Chow (musical director)
 1934 Wings Over Everest (Documentary short) (musical director)
 1934 Orders Is Orders (musical director - uncredited)
 1934 Evergreen (musical director)
 1934 Alexandra (musical director)
 1934 Man of Aran (Documentary) (musical director)
 1934 Strauss' Great Waltz (music: of Johann Strauss Father and Son Under the direction of)
 1934 Jack Ahoy (musical director)
 1933 The Constant Nymph (musical director)
 1933 The Man from Toronto (musical director - uncredited)
 1933 Turkey Time (musical director - uncredited)
 1933 Channel Crossing (musical director - uncredited)
 1933 Leave It to Smith (musical director - uncredited)
 1933 I Was a Spy (musical director - uncredited)
 1933 Britannia of Billingsgate (musical director - uncredited)
 1933 Sleeping Car (musical director)
 1933 Waltz Time (music adaptor) / (musical director)
 1933/I Falling for You (musical director - uncredited)
 1933 It's a Boy (musical director - uncredited)
 1933 King of the Ritz (musical director)
 1933 The Woman in Command (musical director)
 1933 The Good Companions (musical director)
 1933 Love in Morocco (musical director)
 1932 Midshipmaid Gob (musical director)
 1932 After the Ball (musical director)
 1932 Rome Express (musical director - uncredited)
 1932 Baroud (musical director)
 1932 There Goes the Bride (musical director - uncredited)
 1932 Love on Wheels (musical director)
 1932 Night and Day (musical director)
 1932 Faithful Hearts (musical director)
 1932 Edgar Wallace's White Face the Fiend (musical director)
 1932 Lord Babs (musical director)
 1931 The Office Girl (musical director)
 1931 Michael and Mary (musical director)
 1931 Down River (musical director)
 1931 No Lady (music arranger - uncredited)
 1930 Bed and Breakfast (musical director)
 1930 Symphony in Two Flats (musical setting)
 1930 Alf's Button (musical director)
 1930 Just for a Song (musical director)
 1929 Woman to Woman (musical director: UK version)
 1929 The Devil's Maze (musical director - uncredited)
 1929 The Crooked Billet (musical director - sound version, uncredited)
 1929 High Treason (musical director - uncredited)
 1928 Balaclava (musical director)
 1925 She (music arranger - uncredited)
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L. Levy | Louis Levy and His Symphony

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British composer, conductor, arranger and violinist. Levy studied at the London College of Music on a scholarship. He entered the film industry in 1916 and eventually became musical director at Gaumont British and Gainsborough (from 1928 to 1947), supervising all musical output. Leader of the Gaumont British Symphony Orchestra.

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