|Born||Dolores Olga Claman|
July 6, 1927
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
|Died||July 17, 2021 (aged 94)|
|Occupation||composer and pianist|
Dolores Claman (July 6, 1927 – July 17, 2021) was a Canadian composer and pianist. She was best known for composing the theme song, known simply as The Hockey Theme, for Hockey Night in Canada, a song often thought as Canada's second national anthem. She composed in 1968.
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- Jones, Tom (2005-11-05). "Country's heirloom reflects on Lightning". St. Petersburg Times. Archived from the original on 2005-11-24. Retrieved 2007-04-12.
- Deschamps, Tara (July 17, 2021). "Hockey Night in Canada theme song composer Dolores Claman dead at 94". CBC News. The Canadian Press. Retrieved July 17, 2021.