Roy Webb
Date of Birth
Oct 03, 1888
Birth Place:
New York, NY

Biography

Roy Webb was a Hollywood studio film composer whose reputation as a dependable workhorse -- he scored in excess of 360 films and served as musical director on about a hundred more -- has obscured the very fine qualities of his music. Born in New York, Webb was the younger brother of Kenneth Webb, a popular songwriter and silent film director. Roy Webb began his career as a songwriter and pit...