Wilfred Josephs

Biography

Born in Newcastle in 1927, Wilfred Josephs had a deep and abiding interest in music as a boy, but hedged his bets by studying dentistry, as well, when he reached college. He continued to study music and composed in his spare time while maintaining a dental practice; his first film assignment, in 1961, from Hammer (for the thriller Cash on Demand), came while he was still spending most of his days...