Mark Isham

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Mark Isham
Born(1951-09-07) September 7, 1951 (age 61)
New York City, New York, United States
GenresJazz, electronic
OccupationsMusician, composer
InstrumentsTrumpet, synthesizer
Years active1976–present
LabelsWindham Hill
Websitewww.isham.com
 
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Mark Isham
Born(1951-09-07) September 7, 1951 (age 61)
New York City, New York, United States
GenresJazz, electronic
OccupationsMusician, composer
InstrumentsTrumpet, synthesizer
Years active1976–present
LabelsWindham Hill
Websitewww.isham.com

Mark Ware Isham (born September 7, 1951) is an American trumpeter, synthesist, and film composer. He works in a variety of genres, including jazz, electronic, and film.[1][2] As of 2011, he is responsible for composing the score for the TV series Once Upon a Time.

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Life and career

Isham was born in New York City, the son of Patricia (née Hammond), a violinist, and Howard Fuller Isham, a Professor of Humanities.[3]

Isham is a Scientologist.[4][5] He is married to Donna Isham.[5]

Discography

As sideman

With Art Lande

With David Torn

Studio albums and compilations

Rabbit Ears Storybook Classics

Other

Contributions to soundtracks

1980s

1990s

2000s

References

  1. ^ Huey, Steve. "Mark Isham Biography". Allmusic. http://www.allmusic.com/artist/p2616/biography. Retrieved 22 March 2010.
  2. ^ The New York Times
  3. ^ Film Reference
  4. ^ Richardson, John M. (September 11, 1993). "The Scientology Church of Hollywood". The Globe and Mail (Bell Globemedia Publishing Inc).
  5. ^ a b Wright, Lawrence (February 14, 2011). "The Apostate: Paul Haggis vs. the Church of Scientology". The New Yorker. http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2011/02/14/110214fa_fact_wright?currentPage=15. Retrieved March 16, 2011.
  6. ^ Nickerson, Thomas (9 November 2006). "The making of Army Strong". United States Army. http://www.army.mil/-news/2006/11/09/568-the-making-of-army-strong/. Retrieved 19 May 2011.

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