7/2009 – Laurie Johnson

By | December 11, 2021

Laurie Johnson
Laurie Johnson

This month, François met the wonderful British film and television composer Laurie Johnson, who was being awarded an honorary doctorate from Middlesex University, London.

Johnson wrote the music to the iconic TV series The Avengers, The New Avengers and The Professionals as well as the feature film scores to J. Lee Thompson’s Tiger Bay (1959), Nathan Juran’s First Men on the Moon (1964) and Stanley Kubrick’s Dr Strangelove (1964).

The Professionals
Doyle, Cowley and Bodie: The Professionals. Music by Laurie Johnson

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