John Altman

John Altman was born on December 5, 1949 in England. English cinematic composer, conductor, arranger, and jazz saxophonist. His film composition credits include Shall We Dance? and Monty Python's Life of Brian.
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Occupation Composer
Age 71 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born December 5, 1949 (England)
Birthday December 5
Town/City England
Nationality England

🌙 Zodiac

John Altman’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

John Altman was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.

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English cinematic Composer, Conductor, arranger, and jazz Saxophonist. His film composition credits include Shall We Dance? and Monty Python's Life of Brian.

Before Fame

He attended both the University of Sussex and Birkbeck College, interrupting his studies to music direct a pop band called Hot Chocolate.


He often guest-conducted the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Family Life

His uncle, Sid Phillips, had a successful career as a big band leader. His cousin, Simon Phillips, played drums for the popular band Toto.

Associated With

He collaborated with trumpeter Chet Baker, Saxophonist Ernie Watts, and numerous other acclaimed jazz Musicians.

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