Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin Jr. KBE was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film. He became a worldwide icon through his screen persona, The Tramp, and is considered one of the most important. Listen to the music that Charlie Chaplin composed for some of his greatest films. Listen to Limelight: Music from the Films of Charlie Chaplin on Spotify. Charlie Chaplin · Album · · 14 songs. The credit title on City Lights, “Music composed by Charles Chaplin”, brought a reason for the satisfying impression of wholeness in the Chaplin films. The songs and dances of the variety stage or music hall were part of his everyday life: waltzes, sentimental ballads, polkas, operatic arias. The "Garrent Waltz" and "Blue Eyes" from THE KID are fully-realized songs that set a definite mood. Good stuff. On a lighter note, the CD also contains the. This commemorative compilation features the music he composed for his greatest films. It includes the iconic City Lights, Modern Times, The Great Dictator and a. Find top songs and albums by Charlie Chaplin including Smile, Final Speech (From "The Great Smile (from Modern Times); Music for Silent Movies · mended me to Alfred Newman, who was musical direc tor for United Artists. So I came out here and went to work with Charlie Chaplin." Film Music Notebook 2. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of "The Original Music From His Movies" on Discogs.