Louis Applebaum

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Born: April 3, 1918; Toronto, Ontario, Canada  
Educated at the University of Toronto, Applebaum served as staff composer and director of the National Film Board of Canada. He wrote the film score for =The Story of GI Joe= and was nominated for an Academy Award for that score in 1947. He became the musical director of the Shakespearean Festival at Stratford, Ontario in 1960. Applebaum continued to compose for film, radio, stage and film and has prepared some of his work for concert Read more performance, the best known of which is =Barbara Allen=, a piece composed for the National Ballet of Canada. As an administrator, he has served on the Canada Council, the National Arts Centre and the Composers, Authors and Publishers Association of Canada. Read less
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  • 1.
    Sounds Of North: Two Centuries Of Canadian Piano Music
    Label: Gala (Canadian Indie)   Catalog: 108 Release Date: 05/08/2012   Number of Discs: 4
    Composer:  F. Glackemeyer,  George Pfeiffer,  W.H. Warren,  James Paton Clarke  ... 
    Performer:  Elaine Keillor
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    Northern Winds / Gomes, Toronto Wind Orchestra
    Label: Naxos   Catalog: 8572248 Release Date: 01/27/2009   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Olivier Messiaen,  Harry Freedman,  Gary Kulesha,  Henry Kucharzyk  ... 
    Performer:  Simon Docking,  Wallace Halladay
    Conductor:  Tony Gomes
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Wind Orchestra
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    Fanfare - Shakespeare Music From Stratford
    Label: Marquis   Catalog: 81269 Release Date: 09/12/2000   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Louis Applebaum
    Performer:  Richard Margison,  Christopher Plummer
    Conductor:  Glenn Morley
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Elmer Iseler Singers
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    Erica Goodman Plays Canadian Harp Music
    Label: Bis   Catalog: 649 Release Date: 10/14/1994   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Rodney Sharman,  Barbara Pentland,  Louis Applebaum,  Alexina Louie  ... 
    Performer:  Erica Goodman
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