Jan A.P. Kaczmarek

  • 22 May 2024

On 21st May, 2024, Jan A.P. Kaczmarek, the renowned Polish composer who won an Oscar in 2005 for his musical score of Finding Neverland, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 71.

  • His death, caused by a rare degenerative neurological disorder known as MSA, was confirmed by Poland’s Music Foundation and communicated by his wife.
  • Kaczmarek's notable works include scores for European and Hollywood films such as Total Eclipse (1995) and Unfaithful (2002).
  • He achieved global recognition with his Oscar-winning score for Finding Neverland (2004).