R.I.P. John Barry (1933-2011)


The British film composer John Barry has died of a heart attack in New York City.  Barry was most known for his elegant James Bond soundtracks, which helped define the 1960s.  Barry won 5 Academy Awards for his work on Born Free, The Lion In Winter, Out of Africa and Dances With Wolves.  He also did the fantastic harmonica theme to Midnight Cowboy.  He will go down as one of the greatest composers to ever live. 

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