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François de Roubaix (April 3, 1939, Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine – November 22, 1975, Tenerife, Canary Islands) was a French film score composer.

Roubaix did not receive any formal education in music, but began studying jazz on his own at age 15, forming a band and learning trombone as an autodidact. His father, filmmaker Paul de Roubaix, made educational films, and offered to let François compose scores for them. His first film score was for a 1961 film by Robert Enrico; through the late 1960s and early 1970s he scored films for Enrico, Jose Giovanni, Jean-Pierre Melville, Jean-Pierre Mocky, and Yves Boisset. Notable in his style is his use of folk elements, as well as electronic musical instruments such as synthesizers and early drum machines. Roubaix had a home studio where he would overdub parts until he was satisfied with the result. He died in 1975 in a diving accident; in 1976, his score for Le Vieux Fusil was awarded a César Award.

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Discography

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1976 Les plus belles musiques de films de François de Roubaix, Volume 1 Compilation François de Roubaix 2
1977 Les plus belles musiques de films de François de Roubaix, Volume 2 Compilation François de Roubaix 2
1979 Les plus belles musiques de films de François de Roubaix, Volume 3 Compilation François de Roubaix 1
1998 10 ans de musique de films Compilation François de Roubaix 1
1999 Anthologie, Volume 1 Compilation François de Roubaix 1
2000 Anthologie, Volume 2 Compilation François de Roubaix 1
2002 Dernier domicile connu / Le rapace Compilation François de Roubaix 1
2003 Bandes originales de films : Musiques de François de Roubaix Compilation François de Roubaix 1
2004 Le Monde électronique de François de Roubaix Compilation François de Roubaix 1
2005 Les Aventuriers / Le Samouraï Compilation François de Roubaix 1
2006 Le Monde electronique de François de Roubaix, Volume II Compilation François de Roubaix 1

Album + Soundtrack

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1969 Teva : Opération Gauguin Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
1969 Zita Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
1970 Dernier Domicile Connu Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
1971 Un peu, beaucoup, passionnément Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
1974 Chapi chapo Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
2001 Boulevard du rhum Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
2001 L'Homme Orchestre Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
2003 Les secrets de la mer rouge Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
2003 Les grandes Gueules / Ho ! / Les Caïds / Le Vieux fusil Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
2004 La Scoumoune Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
2011 Comment les séduire / Les strip-teaseuses / Les combinards Soundtrack François de Roubaix 2
2012 À vous de jouer Milord (TV Mini-Series) Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
2012 Courts Métrages Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1

Single

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1971 Les Lèvres rouges François de Roubaix 1
1974 Chapi Chapo François de Roubaix 1

Compilation

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2009 L'Antarctique & Autres Séances Électroniques Rue De Courcelles Compilation François De Roubaix 1

Soundtrack

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1967 Les Chevaliers du ciel Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
1968 Ho ! Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
1971 Les Amis Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
1972 Les Caïds Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
1973 Les Anges Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
1976 Astralement vôtre Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1
Les Novices Soundtrack François de Roubaix 1

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