Henry Mancini

Henry Mancini

Henry ManciniHenry Mancini (April 16, 1924 – June 14, 1994) was an American composer, conductor and arranger. He is remembered particularly for being a composer of film and television scores. Mancini also won a record number of Grammy awards, including a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1995. His best-known works are the jazz-idiom theme to The Pink Panther film series ("The Pink Panther Theme"), the Peter Gunn Theme (from the so-named series) and "Moon River".

Mancini was nominated for an unprecedented 72 Grammys, winning 20. Additionally he was nominated for 18 Academy Awards, winning four. He also won a Golden Globe Award and was nominated for two Emmys.
Mancini won a total of four Oscars for his music in the course of his career. He was first nominated for an Academy Award in 1955 for his original score of The Glenn Miller Story, on which he collaborated with Joseph Gershenson. He lost out to Adolph Deutsch and Saul Chaplin's Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. In 1962 he was nominated in the Best Music, Original Song category for "Bachelor in Paradise" from the film of the same name, in collaboration with lyricist Mack David. That song did not win. However, Mancini did receive two Oscars that year: one in the same category, for the song "Moon River" (shared with lyricist Johnny Mercer), and one for "Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture" for Breakfast at Tiffany's. The following year, he and Mercer took another Best Song award for "Days of Wine and Roses," another eponymous theme song. His next eleven nominations went for naught, but he finally garnered one last statuette working with lyricist Leslie Bricusse on the score for Victor/Victoria, which won the "Best Music, Original Song Score and Its Adaptation or Best Adaptation Score" award for 1983. All three of the films for which he won were directed by Blake Edwards. His score for Victor/Victoria was adapted for the 1995 Broadway musical of the same name.

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Songbook artsax (6)
900d ago
48 Piano Book
Pink Panther czarinna12 (1)
1077d ago
6 Piano Transcription
Henry Mancini - Jazz Piano Solos bagish207 (180)
1219d ago
72 Piano Book
Moon River kedeco (1)
1422d ago
3 Piano Other
pink panther davbonnin (6)
1618d ago
20 Piano, Drum, Guitar, Trumpet, Flute, Saxophone, Horn, Bass, Trombone Transcription
The Pink Panther Theme davbonnin (6)
1618d ago
2 Piano Original
Moon River pianoman71 (1)
1651d ago
3 Piano Original
The Pink Panther abyssine (96)
1698d ago
2 Piano Original
Moon river string quartet score yiyasanti (1)
2241d ago
2 Cello, Violin, Viola Transcription
The Pink Panther Theme singvomblatt (20)
2306d ago
2 Piano Original
The Pink Panter inzanesuave (17)
2587d ago
4 Piano Original
pink-panther aliyb (6)
2596d ago
2 Piano Other
Moon River for string quartet evelina (11)
2612d ago
4 Cello, Violin, Viola Other
The Pink Panther Theme seanfraser (1)
2663d ago
2 Piano Original
Moon River doriz (18)
2712d ago
10 Piano, Guitar, Trumpet, Clarinet, Saxophone, Bass Transcription
moon river for chorus doriz (18)
2712d ago
3 Vocal Transcription
The Pink Panther chordqueen (10)
2720d ago
3 Piano Book
Moon River nico2 (4)
2735d ago
2 Piano, Vocal Book
Breakfast at Tiffany Moon River doriz (18)
2741d ago
3 Piano Transcription
Pink Panther ivanteofilovic (20)
2760d ago
1 Saxophone Transcription