Anton Karas

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Anton Karas (7 July 1906 – 10 January 1985) was a Viennese zither player and composer, best known for his internationally famous 1948 soundtrack to Carol Reed's The Third Man, which came about as a result of a chance meeting.

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Year Title RatingReleases
1963 Vienna, City of Dreams 2
2003 The Third Man (Performed by Gertrud Huber) 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title RatingReleases
2002 The First Man of Zither 1

Album + Soundtrack

Year Title RatingReleases
1963 Der Dritte Mann 1
1999 The Third Man (Original soundtrack) 1


Year Title RatingReleases
1950 The "Harry Lime" Theme (The Third Man) / The Cafe Mozart Waltz 2

Unspecified type

Year Title RatingReleases
The Third Man Theme And Other Viennese Favorites 1

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