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Frank Edwin Churchill, American composer. Member American Society Composers,; Club: Hollywood (California) Athletic.

Background

Churchill, Frank Edwin was born on October 20, 1901 in Ridlandville, Maine, United States. Son of Andrew Jackson and Clara Estelle (Curtis) Churchill.

Education

Student Los Angeles public and high schools, University of California at Los Angeles, 1921-1923.

Career

Began as atmosphere pianist for silent pictures, 1923. On radio station KNX, 1924-1929. Musical composer for Walt Disney Productions, Ltd., Burbank, California, since 1930.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer: songs Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf, Whistle-While You Work, Heigh-Ho, Some Day My Prince Will Come, One Song, I’m Wishing, With a Smile and a Song, Look Out for Mister Stork, Baby Mine, Casey Junior, The Song of the Roustabouts, Put Your Heart in a Song, Happy As A Lark, Galloping On Our Way, Tea Time At Four O’Clock. Also complete scores for Disney animated cartoons.

Membership

Member American Society Composers. Club: Hollywood (California) Athletic.

Connections

Married Carolyn Kay Shafer, June 10, 1933.

father:
Andrew Jackson Churchill

mother:
Clara Estelle (Curtis) Churchill

spouse:
Carolyn Kay Shafer