Warren Barker

Warren Barker (* 16. April 1923 in Oakland, Federal State California, United States of America) is an US-American composer.

The first instructions in music got from his father, a church organists and composer the religious works. It completed its study at the University OF California in Los Angeles and supplemented it by private composition - studies with Mario Castelnuevo Tedesco and Henri Pensis.

Afterwards it was first times picking up vein and Arrangeur in the United States air Force. After its military time was in the 40's Arrangeur for Carmen Dragon the music for the broadcast composed and a conductor was. Its admitting heating degree grew immensely and in the course of the next 25 years developed it to an important composer for Hollywood and for the television. To 32 TV serials and to the film Hello Dolly as well as to Some like, distinguished with the OSCAR, it hot he wrote the music. Furthermore it had locked a contract as Arrangeur and a conductor with the Warner Brothers record company, which put it into the position, to bring a whole set of own compositions in. One of these photographs, in which it uses particularly exotic and primitive instruments, which to it very much success gave, was at the same time trips of a new co-operation with the television producer Harry Akkerman. Since 1971, when he from the Hollywood business withdrew himself, it put its attention to educational music.


of works for blowing orchestras

  • 1975 Broadway of Show stopper Overture
    1. Everything' s Coming UP Roses
    2. People
    3. A Wonderful Day Like Today
    4. on A CLEAR Day
    5. Try ton of Remember
    6. That' s Entertainment
  • 1975 It's A small world
  • 1978 alps Sketches
  • 1978 Classical Symphony “Gavotte”
  • 1978 Mancini Spectacular
  • 1978 music OF Charly Chaplin
  • 1979 Concerto for Cornet, wing horn, Trumpet and volume
  • 1980 Entr'acte
  • 1980 Shogun Symphonic Suite
  • 1981 Aspen Overture
  • 1981 Danza tambor
  • 1982 Concertante for Piano and volume
  • 1982 Inverarry Overture
  • 1983 Gershwin!
  • 1983 anniversary
  • 1984 Four Symphonic Chorales
  • 1984 Symphonic Gershwin
  • 1984 Symphonic Rhapsody
  • 1985 Chinese Folk Suite
  • 1985 transformation
  • 1986 at Australian Celebration
  • 1986 to Irish would inter+load
  • 1987 Grand Entrance
  • 1988 Belgian Folk Overture
  • 1993 By the River's Bend
  • 1986 Cole Porter on Broadway
  • 1987 Capriccio for saxophone Quartet and volume
  • 1987 Festive fan-far
  • 1987 Silverado Overture
  • 1988 Pride OF Elkhart
  • 1989 Pinnacle Overture
  • 1992 Chiapanecas
  • A Celebration OF would run
  • A Celebration OF of mirror-image ritual
    1. Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
    2. Joshua Fought The Battle OF Jericho
    3. GET on board, Little Children
  • Curtain UP
  • Danny Boy
  • fanfare variation
  • Overture à la Russian
  • Christmas Celebration
  • From Sea ton shining sea
  • star Trek Symphonic Suite
  • A Leroy Anderson one Portrait
  • in The Miller Mood
  • Phantasmagoria March
  • Hoagy Carmichael in Concert
    1. into the cool ones
    2. cool one
    3. cool one OF the Evening
    4. The Nearness OF You
    5. Heart and Soul
    6. Stardust
    7. Lazy River

of works for film and television (selection)

  • 77 Sunset Strip
  • Hawaiian Eye
  • The King and I
  • William Holden Presents far Away Places
  • strand Lovers
  • The Zebra into the Kitchen
  • The music OF the Irish
  • Hello Dolly
  • Bewtiched
  • Daktari
  • That Girl
  • The Flying now
  • Donny and Marie Osmond show
  • A Little bit Country, A Little bit skirt n roll


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