Silvestri in 2009 Background information Birth name Alan Anthony Silvestri Born ( 1950-03-26) March 26, 1950 (age 67), New York Genres Occupation(s), Instruments Years active 1972–present Alan Anthony Silvestri (born March 26, 1950) is an American composer and conductor who works primarily in film and television. He is best known for his frequent collaboration with, composing for such major hit films as the,, and, as well as the superhero films,, and the upcoming. His other film scores include, and its sequel,,,, and. Contents • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Early life and education [ ] Silvestri's grandparents emigrated in 1908 from the Italian town of, and settled in, to raise a family. He grew up in Teaneck, and attended.
He went to for two years. Alan was a drummer for a short time in 1966 with Teaneck-based rock band The Herd.
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Career [ ] Silvestri started his film/television composing career in 1972 at age 21, composing the score for the low-budget action film. From 1977 to 1983, Silvestri served as the main composer for the television series, writing music for 95 of the series' 139 episodes. Silvestri met producer Robert Zemeckis, when the two worked together on Zemeckis's film (1984).
Since then, Silvestri has composed the music for all of Zemeckis's movies, including the (1985-1990), (1988), (1992), (1994), (1997), (2000), (2004), (2007), (2009), (2012) and (2015). In 1989, Silvestri composed the score for the James Cameron-directed blockbuster, and is also known for his work on the films (1987) and (1990), both of which are considered preeminent examples of action/science fiction film scores. Since 2001, Silvestri has also collaborated regularly with director, scoring the films (2001), (2004), and (2009). His most recent work includes (2012), (2013), and (2014). Silvestri has also composed music for television series, including (one episode), (three episodes), (seven episodes). In 2014, he composed the award-winning music for the science documentary series.
On 31 January 2014, it was announced that a musical adaptation of Back to the Future was in production. The show, which is being co-written by original writers Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, is expected to be performed in 2015, on the 30th anniversary year of the film. Silvestri will team up with to compose a new score, with the addition of original songs from the film, including ', ', ' and '. Personal life [ ] Silvestri and his wife Sandra own a vineyard, Silvestri Vineyards, located in. Awards [ ] Silvestri has received two Academy Award nominations, one for for (1994) and one for for ' on. He also received two nominations: Best Score for Forrest Gump and Best Song for The Polar Express.
Silvestri was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Music from in 1995. He has also received four Grammy Award nominations, winning two awards – Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, for 'Believe' from The Polar Express in 2004 and Best Instrumental Composition, for 'Cast Away End Credits' from in 2002. Donnie Darko Download Dual Audio Avi. His other nomination was for Best Soundtrack Album, for Back to the Future. During the 2005 Grammy Awards, performed 'Believe'. He has won two Emmys, both for – and for the episode '. He has won the three times, for his scores for (1987), (1989/90) and Van Helsing (2004). On September 23, 2011, he was awarded with the Max Steiner Film Music Achievement Award by the City of at the yearly film music gala concert.