Ron Grainer

Biography

Ron Grainer was a top composer in British television and films from the 1960s through the early '80s, and along the way wrote the classic themes for the series Doctor Who and The Prisoner. Born in Queensland, Australia, he was a music prodigy as a child, taking up the violin at the age of four and later the piano as well. In his early twenties, Grainer attended the Sydney Conservatory of Music,...