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'''Howard Shore''' ([[October 18]], [[1946]]), is a prize-winning composer. He composed the soundtracks for [[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings]]
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'''Howard Shore''' ([[18 October|October 18]], [[1946]]), is a prize-winning composer. He composed the soundtracks for [[The Lord of the Rings (film series)|''The Lord of the Rings'' (film series)]].
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He also appeared in a cameo in ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King]]''. He is one of the [[Rohirrim]] at the drinking game between [[Legolas]] and [[Gimli]].
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==Discography==
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* [[2002]]: ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]]''
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* [[2003]]: ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]]''
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* [[2004]]: ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]]''
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==Bibliography==
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*[[2010]]: ''[[The Music of the Lord of the Rings Films]]''
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**Foreword
 
==Awards==
 
==Awards==
===[[Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring]]===
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* [[2002]] – '''[http://www.bfca.org/ Critics' Choice Award]''', Best Composer, ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring]]''
* [[January 11]], [[2002]] – [http://www.bfca.org/ Critics' Choice Award], Best Composer  
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* 2002  - '''[http://www.lafca.net/ LAFCA Award]''', Best Music Score, ''Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring ''
* [[January 22]], 2002  - [http://www.lafca.net/ LAFCA Award], Best Music Score  
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* 2002  - '''[http://cinemaclips.com/PFCS PFCS Award]''', Best Original Score, ''Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring''
* [[January 29]], 2002  - [http://cinemaclips.com/PFCS PFCS Award], Best Original Score  
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* 2002 – '''[http://www.lvfcs.org/ Sierra Award]''', Best Score, ''Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring''
* January, 2002 – [http://www.lvfcs.org/ Sierra Award], Best Score  
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* 2002  - '''[http://www.chicagofilmcritics.org/ CFCA Award]''', Best Original Score, ''Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring''
* [[February 24]], 2002  - [http://www.chicagofilmcritics.org/ CFCA Award], Best Original Score  
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* 2002  - '''[http://www.oscars.org/ Academy Award]''', Best Music, Original Score, ''Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring''
* [[March 24]], 2002  - [http://www.oscars.org/ Academy Award], Best Music, Original Score  
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* 2002 – '''[http://www.ascap.com/index.html ASCAP Award]''', ''Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring''
* [[April 30]], 2002 – [http://www.ascap.com/index.html ASCAP Award]
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* 2002 – '''[http://www.worldsoundtrackawards.com/ World Soundtrack Award]''', Public Choice Award, ''Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring''
* [[October 19]], 2002 – [http://www.worldsoundtrackawards.com/ World Soundtrack Award], Public Choice Award
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* 2002 – '''World Soundtrack Award''', Best Original Soundtrack of the Year (Orchestral), ''Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring''
* October 19, 2002 – World Soundtrack Award, Best Original Soundtrack of the Year (Orchestral)  
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* [[2003]] – '''[http://www.grammy.com/ Grammy]''', Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, ''Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring''
* [[February 23]], [[2003]] – [http://www.grammy.com/ Grammy], Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media (shared with John Kurlander, engineer/mixer)
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* 2003 - '''PFCS Award''', Best Original Song, ''"[[Gollum's Song]]"''
===[[Peter Jackson's The Two Towers]]===
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* 2003 – '''ASCAP Award''', ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers]]''
* [[January 7]], 2003 - PFCS Award , Best Original Song, "[[Gollum's Song]]" (shared with [[Fran Walsh]])
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* [[2004]] – '''Grammy''', Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, ''Peter Jackson's The Two Towers''
* [[February 8]], [[2004]] – Grammy, Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media (shared with John Kurlander, engineer, and Peter Cobbin, engineer/mixer)
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* 2004 - '''OFCS Award''', Best Original Score, ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King]]''
* April 30, 2003 – ASCAP Award
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* 2004 - '''Critics' Choice Award,''' Best Composer, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
===[[Peter Jackson's The Return of the King]]===
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* 2004 - '''PFCS Award''', Best Original Score, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
* [[January 5]], 2004 - OFCS Award, Best Original Score
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* 2004 - '''CFCA Award''', Best Original Score, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
* [[January 10]], 2004 - Critics' Choice, Award Best Composer
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* 2004 – '''[http://www.goldenglobes.org/ Golden Globe]''', Best Original Score - Motion Picture, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
* [[January 13]], 2004 - PFCS Award, Best Original Score
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* 2004 - '''Golden Globe''', Best Original Song - Motion Picture, ''"[[Into the West]]"''
* [[January 19]], 2004 - CFCA Award, Best Original Score
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* 2004 - '''Sierra Award''', Best Score, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
* [[January 25]], 2004 – [http://www.goldenglobes.org/ Golden Globe] Best Original Score - Motion Picture  
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* [[2005]] – '''Grammy''', Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
* January 25, 2004 - Golden Globe Best Original Song - Motion Picture, "Into the West" (shared with: Fran Walsh and Annie Lennox
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* 2005 – '''Grammy''', Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, ''"Into The West"''
* January, 2004 - Sierra Award, Best Score
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* 2004 - '''Academy Award''', Best Music, Original Score, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
* [[February 13]], [[2005]] – Grammy, Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media (shared with: John Kurlander, engineer/mixer)
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* 2004 - '''Academy Award''', Best Music, Original Song, ''"Into the West"''
* February 13, 2005 – Grammy, Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, "Into The West" (shared with Fran Walsh and Annie Lennox)
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* 2004 - '''ASCAP Award''', ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
* [[February 29]], 2004 - Academy Award, Best Music, Original Score
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* 2004 - '''[http://www.saturnawards.org/ Saturn Award]''', Best Music, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
* February 29, 2004 - Academy Award, Best Music, Original Song, "[[Into the West]]" (shared with Fran Walsh and [[Annie Lennox]]) 
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* [[April 21]], 2004 - ASCAP Award
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==See also==
* [[May 5]], 2004 - Saturn Award Best Music
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*''[[Der Ring des Nibelungen]]''
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
* [http://www.howardshore.com/ Official website]
 
* [http://www.howardshore.com/ Official website]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Howard_Shore Wikipedia profile]
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* [http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0006290/ IMDb profile]
  
[[Category:Musicians|Shore, Howard]]
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[[Category:Composers|Shore, Howard]]
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[[Category:Classical music]]

Revision as of 16:45, 10 December 2012

Howard Shore

Howard Shore (October 18, 1946), is a prize-winning composer. He composed the soundtracks for The Lord of the Rings (film series).

He also appeared in a cameo in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. He is one of the Rohirrim at the drinking game between Legolas and Gimli.

Contents

Discography

Bibliography

Awards

  • 2002Critics' Choice Award, Best Composer, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2002 - LAFCA Award, Best Music Score, Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2002 - PFCS Award, Best Original Score, Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2002 – Sierra Award, Best Score, Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2002 - CFCA Award, Best Original Score, Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2002 - Academy Award, Best Music, Original Score, Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2002 – ASCAP Award, Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2002 – World Soundtrack Award, Public Choice Award, Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2002 – World Soundtrack Award, Best Original Soundtrack of the Year (Orchestral), Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2003Grammy, Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 2003 - PFCS Award, Best Original Song, "Gollum's Song"
  • 2003 – ASCAP Award, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
  • 2004Grammy, Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, Peter Jackson's The Two Towers
  • 2004 - OFCS Award, Best Original Score, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  • 2004 - Critics' Choice Award, Best Composer, Peter Jackson's The Return of the King
  • 2004 - PFCS Award, Best Original Score, Peter Jackson's The Return of the King
  • 2004 - CFCA Award, Best Original Score, Peter Jackson's The Return of the King
  • 2004 – Golden Globe, Best Original Score - Motion Picture, Peter Jackson's The Return of the King
  • 2004 - Golden Globe, Best Original Song - Motion Picture, "Into the West"
  • 2004 - Sierra Award, Best Score, Peter Jackson's The Return of the King
  • 2005Grammy, Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, Peter Jackson's The Return of the King
  • 2005 – Grammy, Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, "Into The West"
  • 2004 - Academy Award, Best Music, Original Score, Peter Jackson's The Return of the King
  • 2004 - Academy Award, Best Music, Original Song, "Into the West"
  • 2004 - ASCAP Award, Peter Jackson's The Return of the King
  • 2004 - Saturn Award, Best Music, Peter Jackson's The Return of the King

See also

External links