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No minor chords : my days in Hollywood

Author: André Previn
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Andre Previn arrived in Hollywood in 1939 as a ten-year-old German refugee who would learn English in large part from going to the movies. By the age of sixteen, he was a classically trained musician, playing piano after school at a silent movie revival house and arranging music for radio shows, when fate landed him in the music department at MGM ... He became one of the most acclaimed composer/arrangers in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Previn, André, 1929-
No minor chords.
New York : Doubleday, ©1991
(OCoLC)639475597
Named Person: André Previn; André Previn; André Previn
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: André Previn
ISBN: 0385413416 9780385413411
OCLC Number: 23869164
Description: x, 148 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: André Previn.

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Andre Previn arrived in Hollywood in 1939 as a ten-year-old German refugee who would learn English in large part from going to the movies. By the age of sixteen, he was a classically trained musician, playing piano after school at a silent movie revival house and arranging music for radio shows, when fate landed him in the music department at MGM ... He became one of the most acclaimed composer/arrangers in Hollywood history, fashioning the scores of an astonishing variety of films- from classics like Gigi, My Fair Lady, and Irma la Douce to Challenge to Lassie, a Date with Judy, and Jesus Christ Superstar -winning four Academy Awards in thirteen nominations.

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