David Grusin (born June 26, 1934 in Littleton, Colorado) is
an American composer, arranger and pianist. Grusin has
composed many scores for feature films and television, and
he has won numerous awards for his soundtrack work.
Although he has worked in many musical styles, Grusin is
often thought of as a jazz artist.
Grusin has a filmography of about 100 credits. His many
awards include an Oscar for best original score for The
Milagro Beanfield War, as well as Oscar nominations for
The Champ, The Fabulous Baker Boys, The Firm, Havana,
Heaven Can Wait, and On Golden Pond. He also received
a best original song nomination for "It Might Be You" from
the film Tootsie