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Alf Clausen, Composer With 'The Simpsons' For 27 Years, Is Let Go - NPR

Alf Clausen, a Simpsons composer for 27 of the series' 29 seasons, across 568 episodes, was let go this week, his agent John Tempereau confirmed to NPR. Clausen himself wrote on Twitter Wednesday evening that the news was "unfortunately" true ...and more »

The Simpsons bosses say composer will have 'ongoing role' -

The producers of The Simpsons have said composer Alf Clausen will have an "ongoing role in the show", after reports that his decades-long association with the animated series had been terminated. Two-time Emmy winner Clausen told trade daily Variety ...and more »

'The Simpsons' Composer Alf Clausen 'Fired': 10 Of His Best Songs - HuffPost UK

'The Simpsons' bosses have reportedly fired long-serving composer Alf Clausen, who has been with the show for 27 years. Variety reported on Thursday (31 August) that Alf had been axed from the show as producers were looking to make a “a different kind ...and more »

'Simpsons' Composer Alf Clausen Says All 35 of His Musicians Have Been Fired by Show - TheWrap

Alf Clausen is offering more details about his departure from “The Simpsons” after 27 years as composer for the Fox animated series. A day after announcing that he had been fired from the show, Clausen took to Twitter on Thursday to answer some ...and more »

Alf Clausen has created so many classic 'Simpsons' songs. Here are 12 of his most memorable. - Washington Post

“Lisa, get away from that jazzman.” From those immortal words of Marge, “The Simpsons” has always reflected a deep appreciation of popular music, from show tunes to the blues. And for decades, composer Alf “Secret Weapon” Clausen was responsible for ...and more »

The Simpsons Fires Longtime Composer and 'Secret Weapon' Alf Clausen - Vulture

The Simpsons' longtime composer, Alf Clausen, 76, has been fired after 27 years on the show, Vulture has confirmed. Clausen told Variety, which first broke the news, that Simpons producer Richard Sakai delivered the bad news to him, saying the show was ...and more »

'The Simpsons' Composer Alf Clausen Fired - Deadline

UPDATED with quote from producers: Veteran film and television composer Alf Clausen has lost his longtime gig with The Simpsons. Deadline confirmed a report by Variety that Clausen was let go from the show. Clausen was told he was fired because the ...and more »

'The Simpsons' Producers Comment On Composer Alf Clausen's Ouster - Deadline

Producers of The Simpsons are speaking out following reports of the ouster of longtime composer Alf Clausen from the show. Related · Vikings' Last-Second Victory Scores Big Ratings Win For Fox; 'Wisdom' Ends Even. “We tremendously value Alf Clausen's ...and more »

'The Simpsons' just fired composer Alf Clausen after 27 years -

THE Simpsons might not look very different when it returns for season 29, but it sure might sound different now that Alf Clausen's been sacked. Fox NewsSeptember 1, 20172:37pm. Video; Image. Play Video. Play. Mute. 0:00. /. 0:00. Loaded: 0%. Progress ...and more »

How Steve Guttenberg Feels About 'Simpsons' Jab in Alf Clausen's Stonecutter Song (Video) - TheWrap

Alf Clausen, who has been let go after 27 years as composer of “The Simpsons,” is responsible for a slew of memorable music numbers on the show. One person who was surprised but pleased to have been name-dropped in one of them is actor Steve Guttenberg ...and more »