David Shire

David Shire

American, Composer
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David Shire

David Lee Shire (born July 3, 1937) is an American songwriter and composer of stage musicals, film and television scores. The soundtracks to the 1976 film The Big Bus, The Taking of Pelham One Two Three, The Conversation and All the President's Men, and parts of the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack such as "Manhattan Skyline", are some of his best-known works. His other work includes the score of the 1985 film Return to Oz (the "sequel-in-part" of The Wizard of Oz), and the stage musical scores of Baby, Big, Closer Than Ever, and Starting Here, Starting Now. Shire is married to actress Didi Conn.

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David Lee Shire
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Alice (TV series)
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3 July 1937
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Buffalo, New York, USA
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  • Yale University
  • Brandeis University
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Partner: Didi Conn (Married) 1 child
Feb 1984-
Didi Conn and David Shire
You can sort of be married, you can sort of be divorced, you can sort of be living together, but you can`t sort of have a baby.

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