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 72)
New York City, New York, United States
GenresMovie score
Occupation(s)Composer, conductor
Years active1972-present

Early lifeEdit

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


Silvestri stated composers like Elmer Bernstein, Jerry Goldsmith, John Williams and John Barry as influences.

Personal lifeEdit

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

Other websitesEdit

Alan Silvestri on IMDb