Martin Broones

Artist    Composer    Lyricist

Martin Broones, (1901 – 1971) had a comprehensive background in the world of music, in theatre, in motion pictures, radio, and television. He wrote the scores for many musical comedies which were produced in New York, London, and Paris, and he organized and directed the first Music Department in Hollywood for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. His musical styles range from Classical to Broadway to the Hollywood film scoring of the 1940- 50’s.  He was also a devout spiritual thinker and his sacred songs reflect his joyful spirituality.

Vocalists on his Be Still And Know CD: Margaret Dorn, Jennifer Foster, Matt Perri, Judy McLane, Julia Wade, Suzanne Waters

Accompanist: William Lewis

 

Biography

About The Composer:

Martin Broones (1901 – 1971) had a comprehensive background in the world of music, in theatre, in motion pictures, radio, and television. He wrote the scores for many musical comedies which were produced in New York, London, and Paris, and he organized and directed the first Music Department in Hollywood for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. His musical styles range from Classical to Broadway to the Hollywood film scoring of the 1940-50’s.

Besides an extensive repertoire of concert music, Mr. Broones composed many well-known sacred songs which have been sung all over the world now for many years. A devout spiritual thinker, Mr. Broones withdrew from business in 1948 to devote his full time to just that.

Quotes

I love this. The simplicity in the production just lets the eloquence of music come out. Definitely going on the iPod. Well done.

Norm Bleichman

Beautiful and needed! Can't wait to get the sheet music.

Mary VanDillen, Hot Springs, AR

Very inspiring. Thanks a lot.

Jerome NDJOCK, Cameroon

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