Alan Silvestri

American composer and conductor

Alan Anthony Silvestri (born March 26, 1950) is an American composer and conductor. He is known for his movie and television scores.

Alan Silvestri
Silvestri in 2009
Silvestri in 2009
Background information
Birth nameAlan Anthony Silvestri
Born (1950-03-26) March 26, 1950 (age 73)
New York City, New York, United States
GenresMovie score
Occupation(s)Composer, conductor
InstrumentsDrums
Years active1972-present

Early life change

Silvestri was born in New York City to Louis Silvestri and Sophia Phelan. His father is Italian and His mother is Irish.

Influences change

Silvestri stated composers like John Barry, Randy Newman, Henry Mancini, Alfred Newman, Hoyt Curtin, Donald Mairs, Jerry Goldsmith, John Williams, Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin, Aaron Copland and Elmer Bernstein as influences.

Personal life change

Silvestri and his wife Sandra live in Carmel Valley Village, California with Joey Silvestri, Alexandra Silvestri and James Silvestri.

Other websites change

Alan Silvestri on IMDb