Trumpeter and famous British composer known for his focus on film scores, for theater and ballet, as well as for symphonies. He used trumpet after viewing Louis Armstrong play when he was twelve yrs . old and earned a scholarship towards the Royal University of Music when he was seventeen. He acted as conductor from the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for Deep Purple’s Concerto for Group and Orchestra documenting. He was wedded double, but both finished in divorce; he attempted to commit suicide double after he and his second wife separated. He constructed a whole lot of film music during his lifestyle including for Bridge in the River Kwai, which starred William Holden.