Born: 29 March 1943
Birthplace: Agria, Greece
Profession: Film Score Composer, Arranger, Record producer, Musician, Composer
Credits: Blade Runner, Chariots of Fire, Missing, Alexander, Bitter Moon, + more
Evangelos Odysseas Papathanassiou, professionally known as Vangelis, is a Greek composer of electronic, progressive, ambient, jazz, pop rock, and orchestral music. He is best known for his Academy Award–winning score for the film Chariots of Fire, composing scores for the films Antarctica, Blade Runner, Missing, 1492: Conquest of Paradise, and Alexander, and the use of his music in the PBS documentary Cosmos: A Personal Voyage by Carl Sagan.
1492: Conquest of Paradise (Full Album) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NC_TaSCuef8
Chariots of Fire https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CSav51fVlKU
Mythodea – for the NASA Mission Mars Odyssey 2001 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_U4k_lc3pE