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Ray Heindorf (Composer) - Age, Birthday, Bio, Facts, Family, Net Worth, Height & More

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Raymond John Heindorf is an American musician, composer, conductor and orchestra.

Born Raymond John Heindorf, August 25, 1908, Haverstraw, New York, U.S.
Died February 3, 1980, Tarzana, California, U.S.
Resting place San Fernando Mission Cemetery
Nationality American
Occupation Composer, Conductor, Musician, Pianist, Songwriter, and Soundtrack Composer
Years active 1929-1972

About Ray Heindorf

For nearly 40 years, he worked as a film composer for Warner Bros. "42nd Street,""Gold Diggers of 1935,""The Great Lie,""Knute Rockne All American,""A Streetcar Named Desire,""No Time for Sergeants", and "1776" are among his film credits.

Ray Heindorf before fame

During his adolescence, he worked as a pianist in a movie theater in Mechanicville. In 1928, he moved to New York City to work as a musical arranger.

Achievement of Ray Heindorf

For the films "Yankee Doodle Dandy" (1942), "This is the Army" (1943), and "The Music Man" (1962), he earned Academy Awards for Best Original Score.

Ray Heindorf family life

Michael, his son, was also a film composer. He and his wife Lorraine had three children and four grandkids when they passed away.

Associations of Ray Heindorf

He was in charge of the musical direction for Judy Garland's 1954 picture "A Star is Born".

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Latest information about Ray Heindorf updated on November 10 2021.