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Jakob Gimpel (1906–1989)

Jakob Gimpel was born on April 16, 1906 in Lemberg, Galicia, Austria-Hungary as Jakob Bernard Gimpel. He is known for his work on Gaslight (1944), The Mephisto Waltz (1971) and The Big Combo (1955). He died on March 12, 1989 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Gaslight Music Department
The Mephisto Waltz Music Department
The Big Combo Music Department
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 1971 The Mephisto Waltz (musician: piano solos)
 1965/I Harlow (musician: piano solos - as Jacob Gimpel)
 1960 Pepe (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1956 Serenade (music advisor - uncredited)
 1955 The Glass Slipper (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1955 The Big Combo (musician: piano solo - as Jacob Gimpel)
 1955 Many Rivers to Cross (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1954 Green Fire (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1954 Valley of the Kings (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1954 Men of the Fighting Lady (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1954 The Long, Long Trailer (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1953 Knights of the Round Table (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1953 Escape from Fort Bravo (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1953 Take the High Ground! (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1953 Ride, Vaquero! (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1953 Julius Caesar (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1953 Lili (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1952 Above and Beyond (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1952 Plymouth Adventure (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1952 The Prisoner of Zenda (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1952 Strange Fascination (musician: piano solos - as Jacob Gimpel)
 1952 Pat and Mike (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1952 Invitation (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1952 The Wild North (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1951 An American in Paris (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1951 The Painted Hills (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1950 Devil's Doorway (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1950 A Life of Her Own (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1950 The Reformer and the Redhead (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1950 The Outriders (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1948 The Emperor Waltz (musician: piano solos - uncredited)
 1946 Rhapsody Rabbit (Short) (musician: piano solo - uncredited)
 1946 Courage of Lassie (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1945 Without Love (piano double: Spencer Tracy - uncredited)
 1944 Gaslight (musician: piano solos)
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