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List of notable or famous film score composers from Philippines, with bios and photos, including the top film score composers born in Philippines and even some popular film score composers who immigrated to Philippines. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Filipino 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 Philippines is included when available.

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

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Jaime Fabregas is a Filipino multi-awarded actor and musical scorer in the Philippines of Spanish descent. Fabregas played as Fr. Cito in a fantasy-drama television series of ABS-CBN's My Little Juan starring Izzy Canillo. He was married and divorced to Leticia Caballero with whom he has three children. His daughter Lara Fabregas is also an actress. He was also married but now separated to Ma. Consuelo Tordesillas with whom he has four children. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 65

Birthplace: Philippines, Iriga

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Jerrold Tarog is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Philippines
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Jerrold Tarog is a multi-awarded Filipino film director, composer, writer, editor, and sound designer. His work as editor, sound designer, and composer on other films have also earned him numerous awards and a reputation as one of the people-to-watch-out for in Philippine Cinema, whether independent or mainstream. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Philippines

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Khavn De La Cruz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Philippines
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Khavn De La Cruz, a.k.a.KHAVN is a Filipino poet, singer, songwriter, pianist, and filmmaker. Considered the father of Philippine digital filmmaking, he has made 32 features and more than a hundred short films since 1994. He is the founder and president of Kamias Road, and the festival director of .MOV International Film, Music, and Literature Festival. Khavn's latest film Mondomanila, co-produced with the German company, Rapid Eye Movies, premiered at the 41st International Film Festival Rotterdam in January 2012. A rough cut of the film, also called Mondomanila, won Khavn Best Director at the Cinemanila International Film Festival in 2010. His short film, Ruined Heart! Another Love Story ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 44

Birthplace: Quezon City, Philippines

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Lav Diaz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Philippines
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Lavrente Indico Diaz is a Filipino independent filmmaker. He has won several international awards such as the award for Best Picture at the Singapore International Film Festival, the Independent Film Festival of Brussels and Gawad Urian in 2002 and Netpac Jury Prize and Best Acting Ensemble for his film Batang West Side, in Gawad Urian in 2005 for the film Ebolusyon ng Isang Pamilyang Pilipino, and Special Jury Prize at the Fribourg International Film Festival in 2006 for Heremias, Book One. His films often tackle the issues regarding the current social and political state of the Philippines. His film Kagadanan sa Banwaan ning mga Engkanto, the Closing Film of the orizzonti section of the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 57

Birthplace: Philippines, Datu Paglas

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