composer from the United States (1910-1991)
Carmine Coppola (1910-1991) was an American composer. He is known for composing movie music. He was also a flutist, pianist, and songwriter. He wrote music for The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, Apocalypse Now, The Outsiders, and The Godfather Part III. All of these films were directed by his son Francis Ford Coppola. Coppola won an Academy Award for Best Original Score and a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score. He also had one Grammy Award nomination.
|Birth name||Carmine Valentino Coppola|
|Also known as||Carmen Coppola|
|Born||June 11, 1910|
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Origin||New York City, New York|
|Died||April 26, 1991 (aged 80)|
Northridge, California, U.S. Template:Labeldata
|Resting place||San Fernando Mission Cemetery|
|Children||August Coppola |
Francis Ford Coppola
|Relatives||Anton Coppola (brother)|