Geboren: 04. April 1922 in New York, NY
Jahre aktiv: '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s
If Elmer Bernstein had realized his childhood hopes, he might have been a successful concert pianist from the '40s through the '60s. Instead, thanks to his ability as a composer (manifested at an early age), and the timely intervention of World War II, he has for more than four decades been a major force in popular and film music, and a major influence on American popular culture.
Born in New York City, Bernstein as a boy showed a consuming interest in music, especially on the piano. He was a natural... Komplette Biografie