Howard Shore
Date of Birth
Oct 18, 1946
Birth Place:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


In true Hollywood fashion, composer Howard Shore's "overnight" success with his intensely emotional, yet subtly unnerving score for the epic fantasy film The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring was, in fact, the culmination of a wildly diverse 20-plus-year career. Born in Toronto, Canada, on October 18, 1946, Shore earned his professional degree from the Berklee School of Music in...