The musical backgrounds in the movies and series have a very important role, since they give it greater meaning.
Thus, Alan Silvestri is one of the great composers and orchestra conductors in the United States.
This has made a great contribution with his compositions in famous American films and series.
For this reason, it is worth knowing each of his musical works.
Alan Anthony Silvestri was born on March 26, 1950 in New York City, United States.
In addition his grandparents are Italian emigrants, who came to reside in the city of Teaneck of the State New Jersey.
He also spent much of his life at Teaneck where he studied and studied at school and university.
In this sense, Alan studied at Teaneck High School and also spent 2 years at Berklee College of Music, Boston. I am also part of a rock band in 1996 called The Herd, which was inspired by the city of Teaneck. Also, Alan started his film and television composition career for 1972 when he was 21 years old.
Thus, he composed his first score for a movie called The Doberman Gang. Also from 1977 to 1983 Alan made the compositions for the television series CHiPs.
In this sense, I manage to write the music up to 95 episodes of 139 that will make up this series.
Also, during the filming of Romancing the Stone he had the opportunity to meet Robert Zemickis, the director of this film.
For this reason, Alan Silvestri from that moment composes the music of the films of this director. How would they be; the 3 films of Back to the Future, are released between 1985 and 1990.
It is valid to mention, that by 1989 Alan made the musical composition for the famous movie The Abyss.
He is also recognized for the work he did in Predator 1 and 2, the first released in 1987 and the second for 1990.
These are considered as excellent examples of action and science fiction films. Also, Alan Silvestri made collaborations for Stephen Sommers film director.
They are; The Mummy Returns that premiered in 2001, Van Helsing released for the year 2004. As well as GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra, which premiered in 2009. He has also made compositions for films such as; The Avengers, The Croods, and Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb. In addition Avengers; Infinity War, and the very famous Avengers: Endgame.
Alan Silvestri has also performed musical compositions for television series. Among those that are; TJ Hooker for a single episode, Tales from the Crypt for 7 episodes, Starsky & Hutch placing his composition to 3 episodes. In addition to the year 2014 I made a composition for Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, the latter was awarded.
We started in the 70s Alan Silvestri made 4 collaborations with his compositions for different films. Thus, by 1972, together with Bradford Craig, he composed the music of The Doberman Gang, directed by Byron Chudnow. He also composed the scores of Lady of Las Vegas by director Noel Nosseck in 1975.
As well as Silvestri made the composition in 1976 of the movie The Incredible Dobermans, also directed by Byron Chudnow. In addition to the year 1978 he composed the music of the cinematographic film The Fifth Floor, which was under the direction of Howard Avedis.
After this come the 80s, where Alan Silvestri also created compositions for various films. Among which are films such as; Tiger man (1983) directed by Matt Cimber, Romancing the Stone (1984), where he collaborated for the first time with director Robert Zemeckis. He also composed the music of the movie Par où t’es rentré? In t’a pas vu sortir (1984), by director Philippe Clair.
Also during 1985 I create compositions for several films. Among those that are; Fandango directed by Kevin Reynolds, Cat Eye of director Lewis Teague. As well as, the award-winning film Back to the Future, where he would make his 2nd collaboration with the prominent director Robert Zemecki. For which he obtained 2 musical nominations. In addition also Summer rental directed by Carl Reiner.
Also, for 1986 Alan Silvestri continued with his work of musical composition for films. In this sense, his compositions could be heard in films such as; The cave bear clan of director Michael Chapman. As well as, The Force Delta movie directed by Menahem Golan, American anthem of director Albert Magnoli. In addition to Flight of the navigator directed by Randal Kleiser and the movie No Mercy by director Richard Pearce.
In 1987 he also made compositions for films and some of them were awarded. These are; Critical condition directed by Michael Apted; Outrageous fortune, from director Arthur Hiller, the latter won an award. As well as, the Predator directed by Jonh McTiernan, which received 2 musical awards and also to the water of director Garry Marshall.
By 1988 Alan Silvestri continued composing for films that are still remembered and have been awarded. Among them are: Mac and I directed by Stewart Raffill, who killed Roger Rabbit, where Alan worked for the 3rd time with director Robert Zemeckis. It won an award and 2 musical nominations. In addition also, My stepmother is a foreigner from director Richard Benjamin.
As he composed in the same year for films such as; She is out of control directed by Stan Dragoti. The chasm of director James Cameron, which won a nomination. As well as Back to the future Part II, where I work for the 4th time with director Robert Zemeckis. The latter also received a musical award.
In the 90s Alan Silvestri also made a hard work with his compositions for the films. Thus, in 1990 I collaborate in different films as they are; Central to director Richard Benjamin, Back to the future Part III where I work for the 5th time with director Robert Zemeckis. The latter won 2 musical awards. In addition his compositions were also heard in films such as; Young Weapons II directed by Geoff Murphy.
As well as, Predator 2 of director Sthephen Hopkins, Shattered directed by Wolfgang Petersen, Alan also being an orchestrator. Then in 1991 he made compositions for films such as; Back to the future: The trip. Like movies like; Soap dish of the live Michel Hoffman, where Alan was also an orchestrator.
Also, in that same year he composed the music and was a pianist of the Dutch film by director Peter Faiman. In addition I also make his musical compositions for films such as; Bounce directed by Russell Mulcahy and Father of the girlfriend of director Charles Shyer. This last film received an award for his music.
For the year 1992 Alan Silvestri continued with his musical compositions for the films. Among those that are; Tales of two fists, Stop! Or my mom will shoot directed by Roger Spottiswoode.
In addition to FernGully: The last rainforest of director Bill Kroyer, Death becomes her, where I work for the sixth time with director Robert Zemeckis.
This last film also received a nomination for his music.
Also, on the last day of January in 2014, the realization of a musical adaptation for Back to the Future was announced.
This outstanding musical assembly was being carried out jointly with the authentic writers of the film, Bob Gale and Robert Zemeckis. This on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of that movie.
For this reason, Alan Silvestri decided to work together with Glen Ballard, with the composing of the new score.
To this musical were added songs originally from the movie back to the Future. Among those that were; Mr. Sandman, Earth Angel, Johnny B. Goode and also The Power of Love.
On the other hand, it is worth noting that Alan Silvestri is married to Sandra, with whom he has a vineyard called Silvestri Vineyards.
It is located in Carmel Valley, California City. In addition they also have 2 children, Joey born in 1992 and Alexandra born in 1983.
Full name: Alan Anthony Silvestri
Date of birth: March 26th 1950
Birthplace: New York
Profession: Musical composer, Conductor
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 80 kg
Net Worth: 6$ million