John Barry Prendergast.

Discussion in 'Obituaries - Unregistered visitors can post here' started by Keith Stanley James Lever, Jan 31, 2011.

  1. Keith Stanley James Lever

    Keith Stanley James Lever Supporting Member

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    John Barry the British composer passed away on 30th January 2011, noted for his film music. His film scores included : From Russia With Love, Zulu, Goldfinger, The Ibcress File, Thunderball, Born Free, You Only Live Twice, Midnight Cowboy, Diamonds Are Forever, The Man With The Golden Gun, Moonraker and Dances With Wolves.
    Many of these have been transcibed for brass band magnificently.

    Yet another composer taken away from us.

    R.I.P.

    JOHN BARRY.


    KSJ.
     
  2. floppymute

    floppymute Member

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    A great loss.
    I've sometimes wondered what a Brass Band testpiece of his would have been like. Pity we never got to find out out.
     
  3. Rapier

    Rapier Supporting Member

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    Shame.

    Zulu. My favourite film score.
     
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