south africa Famous Film Score Composers from South Africa

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List of notable or famous film score composers from South Africa, with bios and photos, including the top film score composers born in South Africa and even some popular film score composers who immigrated to South Africa. If you're trying to find out the names of famous South African film score composers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These film score composers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known film score composer from South Africa is included when available.

List is made up of people like Peter Gabriel and Trevor Rabin.

This historic film score composers from South Africa list can help answer the questions "Who are some South African film score composers of note?" and "Who are the most famous film score composers from South Africa?" These prominent film score composers of South Africa may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected South African film score composers.

Use this list of renowned South African film score composers to discover some new film score composers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (14 items)
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Abri van Straten


Abri van Straten is a musician and singer-songwriter. ...more

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Birthplace: South Africa

Profession: Film Score Composer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Actor

Alan Ari Lazar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from South Africa
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Alan Ari Lazar is a film score composer. ...more

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Age: 49

Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa

Profession: Film Score Composer, Songwriter, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Composer

Credits: Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss, An American Crime, Otelo Burning, The Girls' Room, Purpose, + more

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Ferdi Bolland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from South Africa
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Ferdi Bolland is a film score composer. ...more

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Age: 59

Birthplace: Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Profession: Film Score Composer

Credits: Babs (film)

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Gideon Fagan


Gideon Fagan was a film score composer. ...more

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Age: Died at 76 (1904-1980)

Birthplace: South Africa

Profession: Film Score Composer

Credits: The Captain's Table, Auld Lang Syne