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Alyn Ainsworth (1924–1990)

Alyn Ainsworth was born in 1924 in Bolton, Lancashire, England. He is known for his work on Vera Lynn (1969), Stars at Blackpool (1953) and Music My Way (1973). He died in 1990 in England. See full bio »

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Known For

Vera Lynn Music Department
(1969-1972)
Stars at Blackpool Music Department
(1953-1957)
Music My Way Music Department
(1973)
International Cabaret Music Department
(1966-1978)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Music department (72 credits)
 1980-2003 Play Your Cards Right (TV Series) (composer - 49 episodes)
- Episode #17.1 (2003) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- Episode #16.1 (2002) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- Episode #15.16 (1999) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- Episode #15.15 (1999) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
- Episode #15.1 (1999) ... (composer: theme music - uncredited)
 1989 A Royal Gala (TV Special) (music director)
 1989 The Hippodrome Show (TV Series) (musical director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1989) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.5 (1989) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.4 (1989) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... (musical director)
 1986-1988 The Russ Abbot Show (TV Series) (musical director - 25 episodes)
- Episode #3.8 (1988) ... (musical director)
- Episode #3.7 (1988) ... (musical director)
- Episode #3.6 (1988) ... (musical director)
- Episode #3.5 (1988) ... (musical director)
- Episode #3.4 (1988) ... (musical director)
 1988 Summertime Special (TV Series) (musical director - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 July 1988 (1988) ... (musical director)
 1988 Wednesday at 8 (TV Series) (music director - 5 episodes)
- Episode #4.6 (1988) ... (music director)
- Episode #4.5 (1988) ... (music director)
- Episode #4.4 (1988) ... (music director)
- Episode #4.3 (1988) ... (music director)
- Episode #4.2 (1988) ... (music director)
 1988 Surprise Surprise! (TV Series) (musical director - 9 episodes)
- Episode #5.10 (1988) ... (musical director)
- Episode #5.9 (1988) ... (musical director)
- Episode #5.8 (1988) ... (musical director)
- Episode #5.7 (1988) ... (musical director)
- Episode #5.6 (1988) ... (musical director)
 1986-1987 TV Annual (TV Series) (musical director - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.1 (1987) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... (musical director)
 1987 The Les Dennis Laughter Show (TV Series) (musical director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1987) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.5 (1987) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.4 (1987) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.3 (1987) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... (musical director)
 1985 The Laughter Show (TV Series) (musical director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (1985) ... (musical director)
- Episode #2.5 (1985) ... (musical director)
- Episode #2.4 (1985) ... (musical director)
- Episode #2.3 (1985) ... (musical director)
- Episode #2.2 (1985) ... (musical director)
  Cannon and Ball (TV Series) (performers - 22 episodes, 1980 - 1983) (musical director - 18 episodes, 1982 - 1984)
- Episode #6.6 (1984) ... (musical director)
- Episode #6.5 (1984) ... (musical director)
- Episode #6.4 (1984) ... (musical director)
- Episode #6.3 (1984) ... (musical director)
- Episode #6.2 (1984) ... (musical director)
 1983 An Audience with Kenneth Williams (TV Special) (composer: theme music)
 1983 Russ Abbot's Saturday Madhouse (TV Series) (music director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #4.6 (1983) ... (music director)
- Episode #4.5 (1983) ... (music director)
- Episode #4.4 (1983) ... (music director)
- Episode #4.3 (1983) ... (music director)
- Episode #4.2 (1983) ... (music director)
 1982 The Marti Caine Show (TV Series) (musical director - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.7 (1982) ... (musical director)
 1982 Knees-Up (TV Series) (musical director - 1 episode)
- Chas & Dave's Christmas Knees-Up (1982) ... (musical director)
 1982 The Stanley Baxter Hour (TV Movie) (musical arrangements)
 1982 The Les Dawson Show (TV Series) (orchestrations - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (1982) ... (orchestrations)
 1981 The King's Singers (TV Series) (musical director - 1 episode)
- The King's Singers - International (1981) ... (musical director)
 1980 Sammy and Bruce (TV Movie) (music director - as Alyn Ainsworth and his Orchestra)
 1979 Lena Zavaroni and Music (TV Series) (musical director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1979) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.5 (1979) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... (musical director)
 1979 She Loves Me (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1979 The British Academy Awards (TV Special) (musical director)
 1978 Big Night (TV Series) (conductor - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (1978) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.12 (1978) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.11 (1978) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.10 (1978) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.8 (1978) ... (conductor)
 1978 Max Bygraves Side by Side (TV Series) (music arranger - 1 episode)
- Vera Lynn (1978) ... (music arranger)
 1978 The Eurovision Song Contest (TV Special) (conductor: "The Bad Old Days")
 1978 Lena and Bonnie (TV Movie) (orchestrator)
 1977 An Evening with Glen Campbell (TV Special) (musical director)
 1977 The British Academy Awards (TV Special) (musical arrangements) / (musical director)
  International Cabaret (TV Series) (orchestra director - 64 episodes, 1966 - 1969) (musical director - 8 episodes, 1974) (musical arrangements by - 2 episodes, 1968)
- Episode #7.8 (1974) ... (musical director)
- Episode #7.7 (1974) ... (musical director)
- Episode #7.6 (1974) ... (musical director)
- Episode #7.5 (1974) ... (musical director)
- Episode #7.4 (1974) ... (musical director)
  It's Cliff Richard (TV Series) (musical director - 6 episodes, 1974) (musical arrangements by - 1 episode, 1974)
- Episode #4.6 (1974) ... (musical arrangements by) / (musical director)
- Episode #4.5 (1974) ... (musical director)
- Episode #4.4 (1974) ... (musical director)
- Episode #4.3 (1974) ... (musical director)
- Episode #4.2 (1974) ... (musical director)
 1974 They Sold a Million (TV Series) (musical arrangements - 8 episodes)
- Episode #2.8 (1974) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #2.7 (1974) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #2.6 (1974) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #2.5 (1974) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #2.4 (1974) ... (musical arrangements)
 1973 Music My Way (TV Series) (musical director - 6 episodes)
- Dana (1973) ... (musical director)
- Lynsey De Paul (1973) ... (musical director)
- Vince Hill (1973) ... (musical director)
- Sandie Shaw (1973) ... (musical director)
- Tony Christie (1973) ... (musical director)
 1968-1972 A Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series) (musical director - 3 episodes)
- Christmas Night with the Stars 1972 (1972) ... (musical director)
- Episode dated 25 December 1971 (1971) ... (musical director)
- Episode dated 25 December 1968 (1968) ... (musical director)
  The Morecambe & Wise Show (TV Series) (orchestra director - 7 episodes, 1968) (musical arrangement - 1 episode, 1972)
- 1972 Christmas Show (1972) ... (musical arrangement)
- Episode #1.7 (1968) ... (orchestra director)
- Episode #1.6 (1968) ... (orchestra director)
- Episode #1.5 (1968) ... (orchestra director)
- Episode #1.4 (1968) ... (orchestra director)
  Vera Lynn (TV Series) (musical arrangements - 15 episodes, 1969 - 1972) (musical director - 12 episodes, 1971 - 1972) (orchestra director - 6 episodes, 1969)
- Episode #3.8 (1972) ... (musical director)
- Episode #3.6 (1972) ... (musical arrangements) / (musical director)
- Episode #3.5 (1972) ... (musical arrangements) / (musical director)
- Episode #3.4 (1972) ... (musical arrangements) / (musical director)
- Episode #3.3 (1971) ... (musical arrangements) / (musical director)
 1972 It's Lulu, Not to Mention Dudley Moore (TV Series) (musical arrangements - 7 episodes)
- Episode #1.7 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.6 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.5 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
 1972 Engelbert with the Young Generation (TV Series) (musical arrangements - 13 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.12 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.11 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.10 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.9 (1972) ... (musical arrangements)
 1971 The British Screen Awards (TV Special) (musical arrangements) / (musical director)
  The Rolf Harris Show (TV Series) (orchestra director - 24 episodes, 1968 - 1969) (musical arrangements - 13 episodes, 1970 - 1971)
- Episode #5.13 (1971) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #5.12 (1971) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #5.11 (1971) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #5.10 (1970) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #5.9 (1970) ... (musical arrangements)
 1970 It's Lulu (TV Series) (musical director - 9 episodes)
- Episode #1.9 (1970) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.8 (1970) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.7 (1970) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.6 (1970) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.5 (1970) ... (musical director)
 1970 The Young Generation (TV Series) (musical arrangements - 9 episodes)
- Episode #1.16 (1970) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.14 (1970) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.13 (1970) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.12 (1970) ... (musical arrangements)
- Episode #1.11 (1970) ... (musical arrangements)
  The Talk of the Town (TV Series) (orchestra director - 8 episodes, 1968 - 1970) (musical director - 1 episode, 1969)
- Charles Aznavour: Part 2 (1970) ... (orchestra director)
- Charles Aznavour: Part 1 (1970) ... (orchestra director)
- Vic Damone (1969) ... (musical director)
- Yonely (1969) ... (orchestra director)
- Lainie Kazan (1969) ... (orchestra director)
 1953-1970 The Good Old Days (TV Series) (musical director - 24 episodes)
- Episode #18.1 (1970) ... (musical director)
- Episode #17.4 (1969) ... (musical director)
- Episode #8.1 (1960) ... (musical director)
- Episode #7.4 (1959) ... (musical director)
- Episode #7.3 (1959) ... (musical director)
 1969 Jesus (TV Movie) (musical director) / (vocal director)
  BBC Show of the Week (TV Series) (orchestra director - 9 episodes, 1966 - 1969) (conductor - 3 episodes, 1967 - 1968) (musical director - 1 episode, 1968)
- Lulu (1969) ... (orchestra director)
- The Young Generation Meet Esther Ofarim (1969) ... (orchestra director)
- Shirley Bassey (1969) ... (orchestra director)
- The Young Generation Meet Lulu (1969) ... (orchestra director)
- Enrico Macias and His Company (1968) ... (orchestra director)
 1968 Farewell the Seekers (TV Special documentary) (musical director)
 1968 Lulu's Back in Town (TV Series) (conductor - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1968) ... (conductor)
 1967 The Nixon Line (TV Series) (music director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (1967) ... (music director)
- Episode #1.11 (1967) ... (music director)
- Episode #1.10 (1967) ... (music director)
 1967 Something Special (TV Series) (orchestra director - 2 episodes)
- Rita Pavone (1967) ... (orchestra director)
- Abbe Lane (1967) ... (orchestra director)
  The Dick Emery Show (TV Series) (musical director - 2 episodes, 1967) (music director - 1 episode, 1964)
- Episode #6.2 (1967) ... (musical director)
- Episode #6.1 (1967) ... (musical director)
- Episode #3.6 (1964) ... (music director)
 1966 Max Bygraves (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1965 The Val Doonican Show (TV Series) (conductor - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (1965) ... (conductor)
 1965 Chicago in the Roaring 20's (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1964 Pinky and Perky (TV Series) (theme music - 1 episode)
- Z-Pigs (1964) ... (theme music)
 1960 The Ken Dodd Show (TV Series) (orchestra director - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1960) ... (orchestra director)
- Episode #1.4 (1960) ... (orchestra director)
- Episode #1.3 (1960) ... (orchestra director)
- Episode #1.2 (1960) ... (orchestra director)
- Episode #1.1 (1960) ... (orchestra director)
 1960 Holliday at Home (TV Series) (orchestra director - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.0 (1960) ... (orchestra director)
 1959 This Is the BBC (conductor: BBC Northern Dance Orchestra)
 1959 Top Town Tournament (TV Series) (musical director - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 July 1959 (1959) ... (musical director)
 1958 Make Yourself at Home (TV Mini-Series) (conductor - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1958) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.2 (1958) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.1 (1958) ... (conductor)
 1953-1957 Stars at Blackpool (TV Series) (conductor - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 23 September 1957 (1957) ... (conductor)
- Episode dated 15 September 1954 (1954) ... (conductor)
- Episode dated 15 July 1954 (1954) ... (conductor)
- Episode dated 28 August 1953 (1953) ... (conductor)
 1957 Double Six (TV Series) (conductor - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... (conductor)
 1957 Pleasure Boat (TV Series) (orchestra director - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (1957) ... (orchestra director)
 1957 Call Boy (TV Series) (musical director - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (musical director)
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... (musical director)
 1957 Rhyme and Rhythm (TV Series) (conductor - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 6 May 1957 (1957) ... (conductor)
 1957 Monday Melody (TV Series) (conductor - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... (conductor)
 1957 It's Up to You (TV Series) (conductor - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... (conductor)
 1956 Northern Showground (TV Series) (conductor - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1956) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.5 (1956) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.4 (1956) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.3 (1956) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.2 (1956) ... (conductor)
 1956 You're Welcome (TV Movie) (conductor)
  Home James (TV Series) (orchestra director - 3 episodes, 1956) (musical arrangements - 1 episode, 1956)
- Episode #1.3 (1956) ... (orchestra director)
- Episode #1.2 (1956) ... (orchestra director)
- Episode #1.1 (1956) ... (musical arrangements) / (orchestra director)
 1956 The Tin Pan Alley Show (TV Series) (conductor - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1956) ... (conductor)
 1955 Holiday Hotel (TV Series) (conductor - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1955) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.5 (1955) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.4 (1955) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.3 (1955) ... (conductor)
- Episode #1.2 (1955) ... (conductor)
 1954 The Spice of Life (TV Movie) (conductor)
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