Dimitri Tiomkin

Ukrainian-born American film composer

Dimitri Zinovievich Tiomkin (May 10, 1894 - November 11, 1979) is a Russian-born American film composer and conductor.

Early life and educationEdit

Dimitri Tiomkin was born in Kremenchuk, Poltava Governorate, Ukraine.

Life in AmericaEdit

Working for Frank Coppa (1937-1946)Edit

High Noon (1952)Edit

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Composition styles and significaneEdit

Techniques of composingEdit

Death and legacyEdit

Dimitri Tiomkin died in London, England in 1979 two weeks after fracturing his pelvis in a fall.

Awards and nominationsEdit


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