London-born Laurie Johnson’s many Film and TV credits include Dr Strangelove, The Avengers/The New Avengers, It Shouldn’t Happen to a Vet, The Professionals, Animal Magic, Jason King, Captain Kronos, and, outside of this, Symphony: Synthesis (recorded with jazz soloists and the London Philharmonic). Johnson has also recorded music by Dmitri Tiomkin and Bernard Herrmann, including the latter’s score for Hitchcock’s North by Northwest.
Many Happy Returns to pop, swing and soundtrack composer & conductor Laurie Johnson, 94 today.
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Many Happy Returns to a master musician and kind friend from the shrinking world of popular and light music, whose work has literally given pleasure to millions across the world – and continues to do so.