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Howard Leslie Shore OC (born October 18, 1946) is a Canadian film composer.

He is best known for his work on The Lord of the Rings films and doing the scores for every film for David Cronenberg since 1979 (except one). He also been the music director of a few of Lorne Michaels's projects (such as Saturday Night Live and Late Night With Conan O'Brien), written music for opera, worked with Roger Waters from Pink Floyd on a few songs, and performed on the world's largest pipe organ.Several of his scores have been issued/reissued on his Howe Records label.

He frequently collaborates with Peter Jackson, Jonathan Demme, David Cronenberg and Martin Scorsese.


Works scored by Howard Shore include: