Composer and songwriter known for his music contributions to basic films just like the Godfather and Apocalypse Today. He was a flutist who researched at the popular Julliard college of music. He earned a Golden World Award for Greatest Original Rating for his focus on Apocalypse Right now. His son can be famed film movie director Francis Ford Coppola. He made up music for most of the movies aimed by his boy, Francis Coppola.