Alan Menken

Born in July 22nd, 1949

From New Rochelle, New York, USA

Alan Menken Biography

Alan Menken (born July 22, 1949) is an American pianist, and musical theatre and film composer. He is best known for his numerous scores for films produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios: The Little Mermaid; Beauty and the Beast; Aladdin; and Pocahontas, each of which won him two Academy Awards. He also composed the scores for The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Hercules, Home on the Range, Enchanted, and Tangled.

Menken has collaborated on several occasions with lyricists such as Howard Ashman, Tim Rice, Glenn Slater, and Stephen Schwartz. He has won a total of eight Oscars, more than any other living individual, and has been Oscar-nominated a total of nineteen times.

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Alan Menken Movies

Spellbound Poster
November 22, 2024
The Little Mermaid Poster
May 8, 2023
Disenchanted Poster
November 16, 2022
The Little Mermaid Live! Poster
November 5, 2019
Aladdin Poster
May 24, 2019
Howard Poster
April 22, 2018

Alan Menken TV Shows

Tony Awards Poster
April 1, 1956

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