Geoffrey Burgon

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Geoffrey Alan Burgon (15 July 1941 – 21 September 2010) was a British composer best known for his television and film scores. Among his most recognisable works are Monty Python's Life of Brian for film, and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and Brideshead Revisited for television, the latter two earning Ivor Novello Awards in 1979 and 1981 respectively. He also won BAFTAs for his themes for the remake of The Forsyte Saga and Longitude.

Burgon also achieved success and a serious following with vocal, orchestral, concert and stage works.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2007 Choral Music Geoffrey Burgon; Wells Cathedral Choir, Matthew Owens 1
2010 Viola Concerto / Merciless Beauty / Cello concerto Geoffrey Burgon; Philip Dukes, Josephine Knight, Sarah Connolly, City of London Sinfonia, Rumon Gamba 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1993 Brideshead Revisited: The Television Scores of Geoffrey Burgon Geoffrey Burgon 1

Album + Soundtrack

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2000 Doctor Who: Terror of the Zygons Geoffrey Burgon 1
2015 The Dogs of War Geoffrey Burgon 1
Brideshead Revisited Geoffrey Burgon 1

Unspecified type

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
The Chronicles of Narnia - The Television Scores of Geoffrey Burgon Geoffrey Burgon 1

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