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Howard Shore

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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.

He also appeared in a cameo in Peter Jackson's The Return of the King. He is one of the Rohirrim at the drinking game between Legolas and Gimli.

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Awards

Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring

Peter Jackson's The Two Towers

  • January 7, 2003 - PFCS Award , Best Original Song, "Gollum's Song" (shared with Fran Walsh)
  • 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)
  • April 30, 2003 – ASCAP Award

Peter Jackson's The Return of the King

  • January 5, 2004 - OFCS Award, Best Original Score
  • January 10, 2004 - Critics' Choice, Award Best Composer
  • January 13, 2004 - PFCS Award, Best Original Score
  • January 19, 2004 - CFCA Award, Best Original Score
  • January 25, 2004 – Golden Globe Best Original Score - Motion Picture
  • January 25, 2004 - Golden Globe Best Original Song - Motion Picture, "Into the West" (shared with: Fran Walsh and Annie Lennox
  • January, 2004 - Sierra Award, Best Score
  • February 13, 2005 – Grammy, Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media (shared with: John Kurlander, engineer/mixer)
  • 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)
  • February 29, 2004 - Academy Award, Best Music, Original Score
  • February 29, 2004 - Academy Award, Best Music, Original Song, "Into the West" (shared with Fran Walsh and Annie Lennox)
  • April 21, 2004 - ASCAP Award
  • May 5, 2004 - Saturn Award Best Music

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