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||April 6, 1953
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RATE AND COMMENT
Taught piano after graduating from the Royal Scottish Academy
Made stage debut with the score for "Glasvegas" which premiered at the Edinburgh Festival
Worked on television productions in the UK
Acted in a stage production of "The Slab Boys" with Robbie Coltrane
Film acting debut (credited as Pat Doyle) in "Chariots of Fire"
Joined the Renaissance Theatre Company as composer, musical director and actor; composed incidental music for and acted in "Twelfth Night," "Hamlet", "Much Ado About Nothing" and "As You Like It"; marked first collaborations with Kenneth Branagh
Composed first film score, "Henry V", directed by and starring Branagh
Commissioned by H.R.H. Prince Charles to write special music for the Queen Mother's 90th birthday gala
First score for Mike Newell, "Into the West"