Geoff Harvey Biography – Geoff Harvey Wiki
Geoff Harvey born Geoffrey John Harvey, was an Australian musician, pianist, conductor, musical director and television personality.
Born into a musical family, Harvey began playing piano and the organ at the age of six and when he was eight he began playing at his local Catholic church.
As a young saxophonist, he played in jazz clubs across Europe before moving to Australian in 1960 to produce records for EMI.
Harvey joined the Nine Network in 1961 working on Bob Rogers’ Tonight Show. In 1963, he was appointed the musical director of Tonight with Dave Allen and then worked on The John Laws Show, Tonight Show with Charlie Brill and Mitzi McCall, Bandstand, Barry Crocker’s Sound of Music and The Don Lane Show.
During his time at Nine, he composed the theme songs for A Current Affair, Today, Sunday and The Sullivans, the latter being originally composed for the wedding of his first wife’s cousin.
After he was dumped from the Nine Network in 1999, Harvey briefly appeared on Sydney’s radio station 2GB opposite Kennerley in 2000.
Harvey’s last performance was earlier in March 2019 in the popular touring production Senior Moments, in which he performed with Max Gilles, Benita Collings and John Wood.
Geoff Harvey Age
He was born on 6 August 1935 in London, England. He died on 30 March 2019 in Berrima, New South Wales, Australia. He was 83 years old.
Geoff Harvey Wives – Geoff Harvey First Wife
Harvey married his first wife fellow television personality Penny Spence in 1966 until their divorce in 1986. Penny Spence and Geoff Harvey had two children, Eugenie and Charlotte.
He married his second wife Katrina Harvey in 1987. Harvey and Kerri-Anne Kennerley immediately struck up a friendship when they first worked together on The Midday Show in the late 1980s. Katrina also worked at Nine as the long time personal assistant to executive Sam Chisholm.
Geoff Harvey Daughters
Harvey had two daughters, Eugenie who was born in 1968 and Charlotte born in 1970, with his first wife Penny Spence.
Geoff Harvey Death
Harvey died on 30 March 2019 in Berrima, New South Wales, Australia at the age of 83.
Geoff Harvey cause of death – How did Geoff Harvey Die – What did Geoff Harvey Die of
Geoff Harvey’s cause of death has not been disclosed.
Geoff Harvey Health
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