Hans Florian Zimmer, German pronunciation: [hans ˈfloːʁi̯aːn ˈtsɪmɐ]; (born 12 September 1957) is a German film composer and music producer. He has composed music for over 100 films, including award winning film scores for The Lion King (1994), Crimson Tide (1995), Gladiator (2000), The Last Samurai (2003),The Dark Knight (2008), Show more...
and Inception (2010).
Zimmer spent the early part of his career in the United Kingdom before moving to the United States. He is the head of the film music division at DreamWorks studios, and works with other composers through the company which he founded, Remote Control Productions.
Zimmer's works are notable for integrating electronic music sounds with traditional orchestral arrangements. He has received four Grammy Awards, two Golden Globes, a Classical BRIT Award, and an Academy Award. He was also named on the list of Top 100 Living Geniuses, published by The Daily Telegraph.
Zimmer was born in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. As a young child, he lived in Königstein-Falkenstein, where he played the piano at home, but had piano lessons only briefly as he disliked the discipline of formal lessons. He moved to London as a teenager, where he attended Hurtwood
@だいき RT @Suhr_Djent: Guthrie Govan ガスリー難民用・強力処方箋。５ヶ月に及んだHans Zimmerワールドツアー完遂以降、露出減少気味だったGG。先日開催されたLarvik Guitar Fest 2018に再登場すると、早速鋭利すぎる演武披露で溜息。…14 minutes ago
@Tille Geek RT @MissAugine: J'ai la maladie de Hans Zimmer, c'est comme la maladie de Alzeihmer mais quand tu te souviens plus du titre de la musique.…21 minutes ago