Jack Nitzsche

Jack Nitzsche
1937 - 2000

Jack Nitzsche  American Musician


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Jack Nitzsche was previously married to Buffy Sainte-Marie (1982 - 2000) and Gracia Ann May (1959 - 1978).

Jack Nitzsche was in a relationship with Carrie Snodgress (1979 - 1981).


Jack Nitzsche is a member of the following lists: American record producers, 1937 births and Best Song Academy Award winning songwriters.


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Dating1 2 years - -
Married2 20 years, 1 month 19 years, 6 months 19 years
Total3 20 years, 1 month 13 years, 8 months 2 years


First Name Jack
Last Name Nitzsche
Age 63 (age at death) years
Birthday 22nd April, 1937
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois
Died 25th August, 2000
Place of Death Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Nationality American
Occupation Text Composer, orchestrator, arranger, session musician, record producer
Occupation Musician
Music Genre (Text) Rock, jazz, classical, avant-garde
Music Genre Pop/Rock, Percussion, Piano
Year(s) Active 1955–2000, 1955–1998
Music Style Easy Listening, Folk-Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Stage & Screen, Soundtracks, Film Music, Rock & Roll, Early Pop/Rock, AM Pop, Surf, Classical Pop
Music Mood Innocent, Party/Celebratory, Amiable/Good-Natured, Reverent, Exuberant, Fun, Bright, Light, Stylish, Confident, Rollicking, Playful, Smooth, Warm, Soothing, Elegant, Naive, Happy, Sweet, Precious, Sophisticated, Producer
Instrument Percussion, Piano, Arranger, Composer, Keyboards
Instrument (text) Saxophone, piano
Associated Acts The Nooney Rickett 4, Sonny Bono, Phil Spector, The Wrecking Crew, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, The Rolling Stones, Willy DeVille, Neil Young, Crazy Horse

Bernard Alfred Nitzsche (22 April 1937 – 25 August 2000), known professionally as Jack Nitzsche, was an American musician, arranger, songwriter, composer and record producer. He first came to prominence in the late 1950s as the right-hand-man of producer Phil Spector and went on to work with the Rolling Stones and Neil Young, among others. He also worked extensively in film scores, notably for films such as Performance, The Exorcist and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. In 1983, he won the Academy Award for Best Original Song for co-writing "Up Where We Belong".

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Buffy Sainte-Marie80 PiscesActress
Carrie Snodgress58 ScorpioActress
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