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Paul Hoffert

Biography

Musician, composer, writer, and technology professional. He founded the favorite Canadian pop music group Lighthouse and, as an associate from the Country wide Analysis Council of Canada, made an early edition from the MP3. He went to the School of Toronto, where he gained levels in physics and mathematics. He offered as Chairman the Display screen Composers Guild of Canada. Blessed in NEW YORK, he later resolved in Canada, where he trained at York School and received the esteemed Purchase of Canada honor. He offered as leader of america chapter from the Glenn Gould Base, an organization set up to honor Canadian pianist Glenn Gould.

Quick Facts


Date Of Birth September 22, 1943
Place Of Birth New York
Profession Composer
Education University of Toronto
Nationality Canadian, American
Music Groups Lighthouse
Nominations Juno Award for Children's Album of the Year, Genie Award for Best Achievement in Music - Original Score, Gemini Award for Best Music Composition for a Program (Dramatic Underscore)
Movies Paradise, H. G. Wells' The Shape of Things to Come, Fanny Hill, Outrageous!, The Groundstar Conspiracy, High-Ballin', Bedroom Eyes, Wild Horse Hank, Crossover, Winter Kept Us Warm, The Third Walker, Mr. Nice Guy, Sunday in the Country, Firebird 2015 AD, Deadly Companion, Hoover vs. The Kennedys, Billy the Kid, Shchedryk
Star Sign Virgo

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1Canadian citizen since 1971. Fluent in French.


Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Billy the Kid2014Short
OCD: The War Inside2002Documentary
Catwalk1992TV Series
Mr. Nice Guy1987
Hoover vs. the Kennedys: The Second Civil War1987TV Series 2 episodes
Bedroom Eyes1984
The Last Sailors: The Final Days of Working Sail1984Documentary
A Matter of Cunning1983TV Movie
The Hitchhiker1983TV Series 3 episodes
Fanny Hill1983
Paradise1982
Strawberry Ice1982TV Movie
Firebird 2015 AD1981
Mr. Patman1980
Double Negative1980
Wild Horse Hank1979
The Shape of Things to Come1979
The Third Walker1978
High-Ballin'1978
Outrageous!1977original music by
Sunday in the Country1974
The Groundstar Conspiracy1972
The Proud Rider1971
Dr. Frankenstein on Campus1970
The Offering1966
Winter Kept Us Warm1965

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Hitchhiker1989TV Series composer - 7 episodes
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives!1989music coordinator
Jesse1988TV Movie music supervisor
Monkey Shines1988musical supervisor
One Night Only1986musical director
Heavenly Bodies1984music director
Paradise1982conductor / orchestrator
Firebird 2015 AD1981musical director
Circle of Two1981musical director / orchestrator
Mr. Patman1980music: synthesizer
The Shape of Things to Come1979musical director / orchestrator
Outrageous!1977musical direction by / orchestration by
Time of Your Life1964TV Series musical director - 2 episodes

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Being Frank Show2011TV Series

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Outrageous!1977music: "It Ain't Easy" 1977, "Step Out" 1977

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Shchedryk2014Documentary shortPerformer
The Best of Secter & the Rest of Secter2005DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Being Frank Show2012TV SeriesHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1977EtrogCanadian Film AwardsBest Original Music Score (Feature)Outrageous! (1977)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1988GeminiGemini AwardsBest Music Composition for a Program (Dramatic Underscore)Hoover vs. the Kennedys: The Second Civil War (1987)
1980GenieGenie AwardsBest Music ScoreWild Horse Hank (1979)


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