Charlie Barnett




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Charlie Barnett is a film composer whose scores have appeared in more than four hundred television and theatrical films. He's won numerous awards including the Cine Golden Eagle for his work on National Geographic's Tibet's Hidden Kingdom, a Peer Award for The Discovery Channel's Raising the Mammoth and Emmy nominations for Holocaust: the Untold Story and Cosmic Journey for A&E. The Paper Clips score won the 2004 Rome International Film Festival's Jerry Goldsmith Award. Mr. Barnett has also written music for Saturday Night Live, The Cosby Show, Third Rock from the Sun and Weeds . In 2009, his wrote the score for the PBS series, Closer to Truth . His concert music career includes worldwide performances of his orchestral and chamber works. He continues to play with the eclectic lounge band, Chaise Lounge, whose second album was released in early 2009.