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Michael Bacon is an accomplished composer for film and television, with numerous awards to his credit. He is represented for film and television by First Artists Management. His recent film score projects include: The Buddha for PBS by David Grubin. Teddy: In His Own Words for HBO (Emmy Winner for HBO), Gloria Steinem: In Her Own Words, Boy ... See full bio »

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 2019 Stevenson - Lost and Found (Documentary)
 2019 Master Maggie (Short)
 2018 That Way Madness Lies... (Documentary)
 2016 Abe's Honest Words: The Life of Abraham Lincoln (Video short) (music by)
 2016 Randolph Caldecott: The Man Who Could Not Stop Drawing (Video short) (music composed by)
 1991-2016 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (45 episodes)
- Tesla (2016)
- The Great Famine (2011)
- The Bombing of Germany (2010) ... (music by)
- The Kennedys (2009)
 2016 Libero (Free) (Documentary short)
 2012-2016 Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (TV Series documentary) (27 episodes)
- The Pioneers (2016)
- Family Reunions (2016)
- War Stories (2016)
- Visionaries (2016)
 2014 Nixon by Nixon: In His Own Words (Documentary)
 2013 Nude (Short)
 2012 Dislecksia: The Movie (Documentary)
 2011 Eames: The Architect & The Painter (Documentary)
 2011 The Education of Dee Dee Ricks (Documentary)
 2010 Top Ten Monks (Documentary short) (composed by)
 2010 The Buddha (TV Movie documentary)
 2010 Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates Jr. (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Know Thyself (2010)
- Making America (2010)
 2009 Boy Interrupted (Documentary)
 2009 Teddy: In His Own Words (TV Movie documentary) (original music by)
 2009 The Music Instinct (TV Movie documentary) (original score)
 2009 Mango Tango
 1994-2009 Nova (TV Series documentary) (14 episodes)
- Alien from Earth (2008)
 2008 Forbidden City: Revealed (TV Movie documentary)
 2008 Depression: Out of the Shadows (TV Movie documentary)
 2008 The Adirondacks (TV Movie documentary)
 2006-2008 African American Lives (TV Series documentary) (6 episodes)
 2008 The Jewish Americans (TV Mini-Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Home (2008)
 2007 The Mysterious Human Heart (TV Series documentary)
 2006 God's Next Army (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 Marie Antoinette (TV Movie documentary)
 2005 Rad Racers (Short)
 2005 Between the Towers (Short)
 2005 Loverboy
 2004 Horizon (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2004 R.F.K. (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Berga: Soldiers of Another War (Documentary)
 2003 Red Betsy
 2002 Young Dr. Freud (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow (TV Mini-Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- Fighting Back (2002)
 2002 The Hamptons (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 2001 Nature (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2001 Money and Power: The History of Business (TV Movie documentary)
 2000 Napoleon (TV Mini-Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- To Destiny (2000)
- The End (2000)
- Mastering Luck (2000)
 2000 Healthcare Crisis (TV Series documentary)
 1999 King Gimp (Documentary short)
 1999 The Adoption Picnic (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 The First Freedom (Documentary short)
 1999 The Century: America's Time (TV Mini-Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1999 The Century (TV Mini-Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Coming Apart (1999)
 1998 Living with Cancer: A Message of Hope (TV Movie documentary)
 1997 Harry S. Truman: 1884-1972 (Documentary)
 1997 Addicted (TV Movie documentary)
 1997 The Richest Man in the World: Andrew Carnegie (TV Movie documentary)
 1996 Baby, Oh Baby: The Six-Pack Is Back (TV Movie documentary)
 1996 Losing Chase (TV Movie)
 1996 Daley: The Last Boss (Video documentary)
 1995 Hiroshima: Why the Bomb Was Dropped (TV Movie documentary) (original music)
 1995 The Shadow of Hate (Documentary short)
 1994 Hot Line (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Payback (1994)
 1994 The Windsors: A Royal Family (TV Series documentary)
 1994 Biography (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1994 Mae West and the Men Who Knew Her (TV Movie documentary)
 1994 Clear Pictures (Documentary)
 1994 Turning Point (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1993 America Undercover (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1993 Audrey Hepburn Remembered (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Degenerate Art (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Fallen Champ: The Untold Story of Mike Tyson (TV Movie documentary)
 1992 Pen Pals
 1992 The Man Who Loves Sharks (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 World of Discovery (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1990 From D-Day to the Rhine with Bill Moyers (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 Vivien Leigh: Scarlett and Beyond (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1989 Island of Hope, Island of Tears (Documentary short)
 1989 The Johnstown Flood (Documentary short)
 1989 Journey to America (Documentary)
 1989 Who Shot Pat?
 1988 Voices and Visions: Robert Lowell (TV Series documentary) (composer)
 1988 Voices & Visions: Robert Frost (TV Movie documentary) (music)
 1988 Plagues (TV Movie documentary)
 1986 Twisted
 1984 Tales of the Unknown South (TV Movie)
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