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The Simpsons Fires Musical Composer Alf Clausen After 27 Years - TVLine

The Simpsons might sound a little different when the Fox cartoon returns for Season 29 this fall. Alf Clausen, who's served as The Simpsons' musical composer for 27 years, has been fired, according to our sister site Variety. Clausen tells Variety he ...and more »

'The Simpsons' Producers Say Fired Composer Alf Clausen Will Have 'Ongoing Role' in Show - Variety

Producers of “The Simpsons” are vowing that composer Alf Clausen will still play a role in the long-running Fox animated series despite having informed Clausen this week that he had been fired after 27 years. “We tremendously value Alf Clausen's ...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 »

'The Simpsons' Composer Alf Clausen Fired After 27 Years (EXCLUSIVE) - Variety

Two-time Emmy winner Alf Clausen has been fired from “The Simpsons” after 27 years of providing music for Bart, Lisa, and company. Clausen told Variety that he received a call from “Simpsons” producer Richard Sakai that the company was seeking “a ...and more »

The Simpsons composer Alf Clausen fired after 27 years - The Independent

During his 27 years working on The Simpsons, Alf Clausen has scored more than 560 episodes, been nominated for 21 Emmys, won two (1997 and '98). Including nominations for other series, he is believed to be the most-nominated composer in Emmy ...and more »

Simpson's composer Alf Clausen 'fired' after 27 years on show as producers go in 'different direction' - Evening Standard

Award-winning composer Alf Clausen has reportedly been fired from The Simpsons after 27 years. The cartoon's long-standing composer told Variety that producers had decided to go in an alternative direction and for a “different kind” of music. According ...and more »

The Simpsons Fired the Guy Who Scored the Show for 27 Years - Paste Magazine

Alf Clausen, a two-time Emmy Award-winning composer who has scored The Simpsons for 27 years, has been fired from the show, Variety reports. Clausen, who's earned 30 Emmy nominations in total, says he was told by producers that the show is looking ...and more »

The Simpsons composer behind iconic cartoon songs sacked - The New Daily

The composer behind The Simpsons music has been sacked after putting the spring in Springfield for 27 years. Alf Clausen, who conducted a 35-piece orchestra to score episodes of the iconic cartoon, was sacked over the phone. He told Variety magazine ...and more »

Longtime 'Simpsons' Composer Fired After 27 Years On The Job - LAist

Alf Clausen, composer for The Simpsons for 27 years, has been fired from the show, reports Variety. Clausen told Variety that he got the news in a phonecall with producer Richard Sakai, who told him that they were looking for “a different kind of music ...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 ...and more »