Lex De Azevedo

Lex De Azevedo

Real Name:
Alexis King de Azevedo
Lex de Azevedo is an American Mormon composer, song writer, pianist and singer known primarily for his film scores and his work on the LDS musical Saturday's Warrior.

Lex de Azevedo was born in California, the son of Alyce King of The King Sisters by her first marriage. He is also the father of Emilie de Azevedo Brown, Rachel de Azevedo Coleman, Julie de Azevedo, Aaron de Azevedo, Christian de Azevedo, Rebecca de Azevedo Overson, Lex de Azevedo II, Sarah de Azevedo and Carrie de Azevedo Poulsen.

De Azevedo served as a musical director for The Sonny & Cher Show, Michael Jackson and the Jackson Five and The Osmonds.
He composed the scores for the films Where the Red Fern Grows and the The Swan Princess, for the latter he was nominated for a Golden Globe in 1995 for the song Far Longer than Forever.

During the 1960s, De Azevedo produced several albums for Capitol Records, including Laurindo Almeida's "Plays for a Man and a Woman" and the Four King Cousins' "Introducing the Four King Cousins." He had a notable producing credit on the top ten Billboard hit of the Isley Brothers' "Nobody But Me" covered by the Youngstown, Ohio based quartet the Human Beinz, which song rose to hit #8 in 1968.

He has also composed for pop singers (including many members of his own family) and the stage.[5]

He is also credited as the co-writer of the Latter Day Saint production, Saturday's Warrior.

Lex De Azevedo Discography


Lex De Azevedo Saturday's Warrior (Album) Embryo Records (6) US 1974 Sell This Version
Lex De Azevedo Against A Crooked Sky (Music From The Original Sound Track) (Album) Embryo Records (6) US 1975 Sell This Version
Carol Lynn Pearson And Lex De Azevedo Carol Lynn Pearson And Lex De Azevedo - My Turn On Earth (Album) Embryo Records (6), Embryo Records (6) US 1977 Sell This Version
ER20344 Lex De Azevedo Child Of God(Cass, Album, Dol) Embryo Records (6) ER20344 US 1981 Sell This Version
none Lex De Azevedo The Bonneville Million Dollar Sound Orchestra(LP, Album) Bonneville Broadcast System none US 1983 Sell This Version
ER 2046 Lex De Azevedo Our Own Kind Of Music(LP) Embryo Records (6) ER 2046 US 1983 Sell This Version
ER20244 Lex De Azevedo, London National Philharmonic Orchestra* Lex De Azevedo, London National Philharmonic Orchestra* - O My Father(Cass, Album) Embryo (6) ER20244 US 1986 Sell This Version
Lex De Azevedo And David Zippel Lex De Azevedo And David Zippel - The Swan Princess (Music From The Motion Picture) (Album) Sony Wonder, Sony 550 Music, Epic Soundtrax US 1994 Sell This Version
ER20774 Lex De Azevedo What Child Is This(Cass, Album, Dol) Embryo Records (6) ER20774 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

AS 107 Lex De Azevedo Theme From The Winds Of War(7", Promo) Applause Records AS 107 US 1983 Sell This Version

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