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Michael Kamen

Born: 15-Apr-1948
Birthplace: Queens, NY
Died: 18-Nov-2003
Location of death: London, England
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Composer, Conductor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Prolific film composer and conductor

Father: Saul Kamen (dentist)
Brother: Jon Kamen
Brother: Paul Kamen
Brother: Lenny Kamen
Wife: Sandra Keenan-Kamen
Daughter: Sasha
Daughter: Zoë

    High School: High School of Music and Art, NY
    University: Juilliard's School for Music Dance and Drama, NY

    The New York Rock and Roll Ensemble Keyboardist/Oboe player (1967-1973)
    Pink Floyd Orchestral arranger (1979, 1983, 1994)
    Grammy Best Song Written Specifically For A Motion Picture Or For Television, for (Everything I Do) I Do It For You (with Bryan Adamsand Robert John "Mutt" Lange) (1991)
    Grammy Best Pop Instrumental Performance, for Robin Hood, Prince Of Thieves (1991)
    Grammy Best Instrumental Arrangement, for An American Symphony (Mr. Holland's Opus) (1996)
    Grammy Best Rock Instrumental Performance, for The Call Of Ktulu (with Metallica) (2000)

    Concert for George (3-Oct-2003) · Himself
    David Gilmour in Concert (5-Nov-2002) · Himself

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