Lee Zahler (August 14, 1893 – February 21, 1947) was an American composer and musical director of films, starting in the 1920s and well into the 1940s.

Lee Zahler
Born(1893-08-14)August 14, 1893
DiedFebruary 21, 1947(1947-02-21) (aged 53)
SpouseRose Zahler

During his career, he composed the music to the 1943 Batman and The Phantom serials for Columbia studios. Zahler directed the music for all Columbia Pictures productions between 1938 and 1947, except for Brenda Starr Reporter in 1945, which was conducted by Edward J. Kay.[1]

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  1. ^ William C. Cline, In the Nick of Time: Motion Picture Sound Serials, page 174, 1997.

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