David Bell (composer)


David Bell (born April 17, 1954) is an American composer, known for his music for television shows. From 1984 to 1991 he contributed music to 79 episodes of Murder, She Wrote, 5 episodes of "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman", followed by 66 episodes of Star Trek shows from 1994 to 2003. In 2002 he won the ASCAP Award (Top TV Series) for Enterprise, shared with the series' other regular composers.

Television scores (partial)Edit

Year Title Info
1984 Murder, She Wrote 80 episodes:
Seasons one to seven
1987 In the Heat of the Night 53 episodes (including one TV movie):
Season two to last season, and one TV movie ("Season 8") "Grow Old Along With Me", the finale of the whole thing.
1989–90 Jake and the Fatman 3 episodes:
"Out of Nowhere"
"You Turned the Tables on Me"
"Put Your Dreams Away"
1993 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman 5 episodes:
"Rite of Passage"
"Heroes"[citation needed]
"The Operation"
"The Secret" (additional music; Olvis main composer)
"Portraits" (main composer; theme and additional by Olvis; season finale)
1996 Dead Man's Walk 3 episodes

External linksEdit

  • David Bell at IMDb
  • David Bell at Star Trek Soundtracks