Top Walter Murphy Albums
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Trailer Tracks: Movie Trailer Music of Walter Murphy
Trailer Tracks: Movie Trailer Music of Walter Murphy
[2014]
Phantom of the Opera
Phantom of the Opera
[1978]
Rhapsody in Blue
Rhapsody in Blue
[1977]
A Fifth of Beethoven
A Fifth of Beethoven
[1976]
Related Information for Walter Murphy
Walter Anthony Murphy, Jr. (Also Known as Uncle Louie) (born 19 December 1952) is a pianist, composer, and arranger who had a massive hit with the instrumental, "A Fifth of Beethoven", a disco adaptation of some passages of the first movement of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, in 1976, when disco was at the height of its popularity.Murphy was born in 1952, in New York City, New York, USA and grew up in Manhattan. He attended the Manhattan School of Music there, where he studied jazz and classical piano. After finishing school, Murphy served as an arranger for Doc Severinsen and the Tonight Show Band, before becoming a jingle writer. Murphy was the leader of a band called WAM in the early 1970s that played the NYC tristate area. T.. read more