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

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Alberto Iglesias is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
age 64
Alberto Iglesias Fernández-Berridi is a Spanish composer. He has written the music for several Spanish films, mostly from Pedro Almodóvar and Julio Medem. He has been nominated for ...more

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Alejandro Gutiérrez del Barrio is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Dec. at 69 (1895-1964)
Alejandro Gutiérrez del Barrio was a Spanish born musician and score composer who worked in the Cinema of Argentina between 1936 and his death in 1964. A professional score composer hired ...more

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Alejandro Massó is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Alejandro Massó age 76
Alejandro Massó is a film score composer and actor.

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Alejandro Román is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Alejandro Román age 47
Alejandro Román, is a Spanish composer and pianist. Musician of eclectic style, his works cover both current symphonic composition like jazz or film music.

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Andrés P. Estrada is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
age 38
Andrés P. Estrada is a film score composer and film editor.

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Antonio Pérez Olea is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Dec. at 82 (1923-2005)
Antonio Pérez Olea was a film score composer, cinematographer, film director and screenwriter.

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Arnau Bataller is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Arnau Bataller age 42
Arnau Bataller is a film score composer.

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Arturo Vaquero is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
age 47
Arturo Vaquero is a film score composer, musician and composer.

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Augusto Algueró is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Dec. at 77 (1934-2011)
Augusto Algueró Dasca was a Spanish arranger, composer and music director. Algueró studied both music and medicine. Among his most famous compositions are ...more

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Carles Cases is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
age 61
Carles Cases is a musician and film score composer.

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Carlos Jean is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
age 46
Carlos Jean Arriaga is a Galician DJ and record producer. He is the co-founder of the group Najwajean, and has been a producer for some of the most important Spanish and Latin-American artists ...more

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Carmelo Bernaola is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Dec. at 73 (1929-2002)
Carmelo Alonso Bernaola was a Basque composer and clarinetist. A member of the Generation of '51, he was one of the most influential composers in the Spanish musical scene of the second half of ...more

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Constança Capdeville is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Constança Capdeville Dec. at 55 (1937-1992)
Constança Capdeville was a Portuguese pianist, percussionist, music educator and composer. She was born in Barcelona and lived in the village of Caxias as a child, writing piano ...more

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Daniel Mangrané is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Dec. at 75 (1910-1985)
Daniel Mangrané was a Spanish film producer, screenwriter and film director.

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David Trueba is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
age 49
David Trueba is a Spanish novelist, film director and screenwriter. He is the brother of Academy Award winner Fernando Trueba. He has published two novels in Anagrama Editions.

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Eduardo Sainz de la Maza is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Dec. at 79 (1903-1982)
Eduardo Sáinz de la Maza was a Spanish composer. Born in Burgos, he is brother of Regino Sáinz de la Maza. Composing for the Classical Guitar, some of his notable works include the ...more

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Enrique Bunbury is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
age 51
Enrique Ortiz de Landázuri Izarduy, born August 11, 1967 is a Spanish singer-songwriter. Bunbury was born in Zaragoza, Spain. He got involved in music in the early 1980s, making his debut ...more

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Eugenio Mira is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
age 41
Eugenio Mira is a film director, film score composer, screenwriter and an actor.

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Fabio McNamara is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Fabio McNamara age 62
Fabio McNamara is an actor and film score composer.

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Gregorio García Segura is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Gregorio García Segura Dec. at 74 (1929-2003)
Gregorio García Segura was a film score composer.

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Irene Zoe Alameda is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
age 45
Irene Zoe Alameda is a Spanish writer, filmmaker and music composer of film soundtracks and pop-music. Author of three books, five short-movies and two music albums. She is currently a columnist ...more

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Isaac Albéniz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Dec. at 49 (1860-1909)
Isaac Manuel Francisco Albéniz y Pascual was a Spanish pianist and composer best known for his piano works based on folk music idioms. Transcriptions of many of his pieces, such as ...more

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Iván Laxe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Iván Laxe age 44
Iván Laxe is a film score composer.

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Javier Elorrieta is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Javier Elorrieta age 69
Javier Elorrieta is a film director.

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Jesús Franco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Score Composers from Spain
Died at 83 (1930-2013)
Jesús "Jess" Franco was a Spanish film director, writer, composer, cinematographer and actor. Franco started out in 1954 as an assistant director in the Spanish film industry, ...more