Francis Lopez

Active - 1946 - 1958  |   Died - Jan 12, 1995   |   Genres - Drama

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A former dentist, Francis Lopez composed operettas, songs for singers such as Maurice Chevalier and Josephine Baker, and the occasional movie soundtrack. Lopez changed careers after WWII and gained a reputation creating tunes and light operas such as La Belle de Cadiz and Le Chanteur de Mexico for such performers as Luis Mariano and Georges Guetary. His movie soundtracks include that of Tabarin (1958).