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Howard Shore

  • Oct 18, 1946 (age 72)
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2018
The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy Soundtrack
AlbumNov 30, 2018

The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Pictur…

The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy Soundtrack …
The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy Soundtrack released.
2015
Spotlight (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
AlbumNov 6, 2015

Spotlight (Original Motion Picture Soundt…

Spotlight (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) released.
The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings: Film Music Collection
AlbumApr 20, 2015

The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings: Fil…

The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings: Film Music Collection …
The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings: Film Music Collection released.
Nomination2015

Best Original Score

Nominated for "Spotlight".
Satellite Award
Nomination2015

Best Score

Nominated for "Spotlight".
Nobody's Fool (Music From The Motion Picture)
AlbumJan 1, 2015

Nobody's Fool (Music From The Motion …

Nobody's Fool (Music From The Motion Picture) released.
2014
Rosewater [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
AlbumDec 9, 2014

Rosewater [Original Motion Picture Soun…

Rosewater [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] released.
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
AlbumDec 8, 2014

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armie…

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies [Original Motion …
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] released.
Dead Ringers
AlbumOct 14, 2014

Dead Ringers

Dead Ringers released.
Maps to the Stars
AlbumSep 9, 2014

Maps to the Stars

Maps to the Stars released.
She-Devil
AlbumMar 18, 2014

She-Devil

She-Devil released.
2013
Jimmy P.
AlbumSep 10, 2013

Jimmy P.

Jimmy P. released.
Nomination2013

Classical Composition of the Year

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings Symphony: Six Movements for Orchestra & Chorus".
Juno Award
Nomination2013

Best Achievement in Music - Original Song

Nominated for "Long to Live".
Canadian Screen Award
Nomination2013

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Nominated for "Cosmopolis".
Canadian Screen Award
Award2013

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Won award for "Cosmopolis".
Canadian Screen Award
Award2013

Best Achievement in Music - Original Song

Won award for "Long to Live".
Canadian Screen Award
2012
Cosmopolis [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
AlbumMay 15, 2012

Cosmopolis [Original Motion Picture Sou…

Cosmopolis is the 2012 …
Cosmopolis is the 2012 soundtrack by Metric and Howard Shore.
  • Allmusic
Award2012

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Won award for "A Dangerous Method".
Genie Award
Nomination2012

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "Hugo".
Grammy Award
Nomination2012

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "Hugo".
Grammy Award
Nomination2012

Best Film Music

Nominated for "Hugo".
BAFTA Award
Nomination2012

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Nominated for "A Dangerous Method".
Genie Award
2011
A Dangerous Method
AlbumSep 16, 2011

A Dangerous Method

A Dangerous Method released.
Nomination2011

Best Original Score

Nominated for "Hugo".
Golden Globe Award
Nomination2011

Best Score

Nominated for "Hugo".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Nomination2011

Best Original Score

Nominated for "Hugo".
Academy Award
2010
The Lord of the Rings: The Rarities Archive
AlbumOct 5, 2010

The Lord of the Rings: The Rarities Archive

The Lord of the Rings: The Rarities Archive released.
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse - The Score
AlbumJun 29, 2010

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse - The Score

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse - The Score released.
Edge of Darkness [Original Score]
AlbumApr 1, 2010

Edge of Darkness [Original Score]

Edge of Darkness [Original Score] released.
Nomination2010

Best Original Song

Nominated for "Eclipse".
Satellite Award
2009
Collector's Edition, Volume 1
AlbumOct 13, 2009

Collector's Edition, Volume 1

Collector's Edition, Volume 1 released.
Doubt
AlbumFeb 24, 2009

Doubt

Doubt released.
2008
Nomination2008

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Nominated for "Eastern Promises".
Genie Award
Award2008

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Won award for "Eastern Promises".
Genie Award
2007
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - The Complete Recordings
AlbumNov 13, 2007

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the …

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - The Complete …
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - The Complete Recordings released.
Eastern Promises [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
AlbumSep 11, 2007

Eastern Promises [Original Motion Pictur…

Eastern Promises [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] released.
Nomination2007

Best Original Score

Nominated for "Eastern Promises".
Golden Globe Award
Nomination2007

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "The Departed".
Grammy Award
Nomination2007

Best Original Score

Nominated for "Eastern Promises".
Satellite Award
2006
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - The Complete Recordings
AlbumNov 7, 2006

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers …

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - The Complete …
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - The Complete Recordings released.
The Departed
AlbumNov 7, 2006

The Departed

The Departed released.
Soul of the Ultimate Nation
AlbumJan 1, 2006

Soul of the Ultimate Nation

Soul of the Ultimate Nation released.
Nomination2006

Best Score

Nominated for "The Departed".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
2005
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring - The Complete Recordings
AlbumDec 13, 2005

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship o…

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring - The …
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring - The Complete Recordings released.
A History of Violence [Original Score]
AlbumOct 11, 2005

A History of Violence [Original Score]

A History of Violence [Original Score] released.
The Aviator: Music from the Motion Picture
AlbumJan 11, 2005

The Aviator: Music from the Motion Picture

The Aviator: Music from the …
The Aviator: Music from the Motion Picture the original soundtrack album of the 2004 film The Aviator starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett and Alan Alda. The original score and songs were composed and conducted by Howard Shore and performed by Brussels Philharmonic (former Flemish Radio Orchestra).
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Nomination2005

Best Film Music

Nominated for "The Aviator".
BAFTA Award
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
Nomination2005

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "The Aviator: Music from the Motion Picture".
Grammy Award
Nomination2005

Best Original Score

Nominated for "The Aviator".
Satellite Award
2004
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy
AlbumJul 13, 2004

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy released.
SongJul 13, 2004

The Bridge of Khazad Dum
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Nomination2004

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "Music of The Lord of the Rings film series".
Grammy Award
Award2004

Best Score

Won award for "The Aviator".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Award2004

Best Original Score

Won award for "The Aviator".
Golden Globe Award
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
Award2004

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Won award for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
Grammy Award
Award2004

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Won award for "Music of The Lord of the Rings film series".
Grammy Award
Award2004

Best Song Written for Visual Media

Won award for "Into the West".
Grammy Award
SongJan 1, 2004

The Black Rider
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Best Original Score
Nomination2004

Best Original Score

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
Satellite Award
The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy: Instrumental Solos (Violin Solo)
AlbumJan 1, 2004

The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Pictur…

The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy: Instrumental …
The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy: Instrumental Solos (Violin Solo) released.
Nomination2004

Best Original Score

Nominated for "The Aviator".
Golden Globe Award
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
Nomination2004

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
Grammy Award
Nomination2004

Best Song Written for Visual Media

Nominated for "Into the West".
Grammy Award
Nomination2004

Best Score

Nominated for "The Aviator".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Best Film Music
Nomination2004

Best Film Music

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
BAFTA Award
2003
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy: The Motion Picture Trilogy Soundtrack
AlbumDec 15, 2003

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy: The Motio…

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy: The Motion Picture Trilogy …
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy: The Motion Picture Trilogy Soundtrack released.
SongDec 9, 2003

The Council of Elrond (feat. "Aníron (Theme for Aragorn and Arwen)")
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
AlbumNov 25, 2003

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the …

The Lord of the Rings: The …
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King was released on November 25, 2003. It was composed, orchestrated, and conducted by Howard Shore, and performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Voices, and the London Oratory School Schola. The limited edition contains a bonus DVD with the track "Use Well the Days" by Annie Lennox, song texts, photo gallery, and the LOTR trilogy supertrailer.
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SongNov 25, 2003

The Return of the King
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Award2003

Best Original Song

Won award for "Into the West".
Golden Globe Award
Award2003

Best Original Song

Won award for "Into the West".
Academy Award
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
Nomination2003

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack".
Grammy Award
Nomination2003

Best Original Song

Nominated for "Into the West".
Golden Globe Award
Best Original Score
Nomination2003

Best Original Score

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
Golden Globe Award
Best Score
Nomination2003

Best Score

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Nomination2003

Best Film Music

Nominated for "Gangs of New York".
BAFTA Award
Nomination2003

Best Original Song

Nominated for "Into the West".
Academy Award
Best Original Score
Award2003

Best Original Score

Won award for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
Academy Award
Best Score
Award2003

Best Score

Won award for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Nomination2003

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "Music of The Lord of the Rings film series".
Grammy Award
Best Original Score
Nomination2003

Best Original Score

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
Academy Award
Award2003

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Won award for "Music of The Lord of the Rings film series".
Grammy Award
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
Award2003

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Won award for "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack".
Grammy Award
Best Original Score
Award2003

Best Original Score

Won award for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King".
Golden Globe Award
2002
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
AlbumDec 10, 2002

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers: …

The Lord of the Rings: The …
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack was released on December 10, 2002. It was composed, orchestrated, and conducted by Howard Shore, and performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Voices, and the London Oratory School Schola. The Two Towers comes in a regular and a limited edition, the latter containing the additional track "Farewell to Lórien".
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Big
AlbumNov 20, 2002

Big

Big released.
Panic Room [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
AlbumApr 16, 2002

Panic Room [Original Motion Picture Sou…

Panic Room [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] released.
Nomination2002

Best Score

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Nomination2002

Best Film Music

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring".
BAFTA Award
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
Award2002

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Won award for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack".
Grammy Award
SongJan 1, 2002

The Ring Goes South
  • YouTube
SongJan 1, 2002

Lothlorien
  • YouTube
Nomination2002

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "Music of The Lord of the Rings film series".
Grammy Award
Award2002

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Won award for "Music of The Lord of the Rings film series".
Grammy Award
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
Nomination2002

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack".
Grammy Award
2001
SongNov 20, 2001

Amon Hen
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
AlbumNov 20, 2001

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship o…

The Lord of the Rings: The …
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack was released on November 20, 2001. It was composed, orchestrated, and conducted by Howard Shore, and performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, the London Voices, London Oratory School Schola choir and multiple featured instrumental and vocal soloists.
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The Score
AlbumJul 10, 2001

The Score

The Score released.
Nomination2001

Best Score

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Nomination2001

Best Original Score

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring".
Academy Award
Award2001

Best Score

Won award for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring".
Critics' Choice Movie Award
Award2001

Best Original Score

Won award for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring".
Academy Award
Nomination2001

Best Original Score

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring".
Golden Globe Award
Nomination2001

Top Box Office Films

Nominated for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring".
ASCAP Film and Television Music Award
2000
The Yards
AlbumOct 3, 2000

The Yards

The Yards released.
Unspeakable
MovieJan 23, 2000

Unspeakable

Impotent and unhappy middle-aged James Fhelleps goes …
Impotent and unhappy middle-aged James Fhelleps goes murderously around the bend after an automobile accident claims the life of his beloved daughter Heather and turns his nagging wife ...
  • IMDb
Nomination2000

Top Box Office Films

Nominated for "Analyze This".
ASCAP Film and Television Music Award
Award2000

Top Box Office Films

Won award for "Analyze This".
ASCAP Film and Television Music Award
1999
Dogma [Original Soundtrack]
AlbumNov 2, 1999

Dogma [Original Soundtrack]

Dogma: Music from the …
Dogma: Music from the Motion Picture is the soundtrack album accompanying the film Dogma, released in the US on November 2, 1999. It features the film's orchestral score by Howard Shore, who receives sole credit on the album cover, and the Alanis Morissette song "Still", which she wrote and produced for the film. Stephen Thomas Erlewine of Allmusic gave the album a positive review, describing the score as "alternately melodramatic and humorous" and "rich, effective".
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eXistenZ
AlbumMar 13, 1999

eXistenZ

eXistenZ released.
1997
The Game
AlbumSep 9, 1997

The Game

The Game released.
Cop Land
AlbumAug 12, 1997

Cop Land

Cop Land released.
1996
That Thing You Do!
AlbumOct 4, 1996

That Thing You Do!

That Thing You Do! released.
Before and After
AlbumFeb 13, 1996

Before and After

Before and After released.
Crash [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
AlbumJan 1, 1996

Crash [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

Crash [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] released.
1995
Nomination1995

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Nominated for "Ed Wood".
Grammy Award
1994
Ed Wood [Original Soundtrack]
AlbumOct 18, 1994

Ed Wood [Original Soundtrack]

Ed Wood [Original Soundtrack] released.
The Fly [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
AlbumAug 2, 1994

The Fly [Original Motion Picture Soundtr…

The Fly [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] released.
The Client
AlbumJul 19, 1994

The Client

The Client released.
Award1994

Gotham Independent Film Tribute Award

Won Gotham Independent Film Tribute Award.
1993
Mrs. Doubtfire [Original Soundtrack Album]
AlbumDec 7, 1993

Mrs. Doubtfire [Original Soundtrack Album]

Mrs. Doubtfire [Original Soundtrack Album] released.
1992
Naked Lunch
AlbumFeb 11, 1992

Naked Lunch

Naked Lunch released.
Nomination1992

Best Film Music

Nominated for "The Silence of the Lambs".
BAFTA Award
Nomination1992

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Nominated for "Naked Lunch".
Genie Award
1991
The Silence of the Lambs [Original Motion Picture Score]
AlbumFeb 5, 1991

The Silence of the Lambs [Original Motio…

The Silence of the Lambs [Original Motion Picture Score] released.
1990
Elizabeth Cotnoir
MarriageAugust 1990

Elizabeth Cotnoir

Married Elizabeth Cotnoir.
1989
Nomination1989

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Nominated for "Dead Ringers".
Genie Award
Award1989

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Won award for "Dead Ringers".
Genie Award
Award1989

Top Box Office Films

Won award for "Big".
ASCAP Film and Television Music Award
1980
Gilda Live
MovieMar 28, 1980

Gilda Live

A filmed version of the Broadway show starring comedienne …
A filmed version of the Broadway show starring comedienne Gilda Radner, complete with the characters she made famous on the TV show "Saturday Night Live."
  • IMDb
Nomination1980

Best Achievement in Music - Original Score

Nominated for "The Brood".
Genie Award
1946
Howard Shore
BirthOctober 1946

Howard Shore

Howard Shore was born.
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