^ Back to Top
^ Back to Discography
Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

Keyword Search


(1891 - 1967)

Grandson of the French violinist and composer Prosper Sainton, who married the English singer and composer Charlotte Dolby, Philip Sainton had a career principally as a viola player. An accident induced him later to concentrate on composition.

Film Music

Perhaps Philip Sainton’s most distinguished work is his score for John Huston’s film Moby Dick.

Role: Classical Composer 
Album Title
Catalogue No  Work Category 

  View Albums

For picture licensing, please contact customer service.

Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group