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A heart at fire's center : the life and music of Bernard Herrmann

Author: Steven C Smith
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : New ed.View all editions and formats
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Bernard Herrmann is a music composer who in over 40 scores enriched the work of directors like Orson Welles, Alfred Hitchcock, Francois Truffaut, and Martin Scorsese. He scored for "Fahrenheit 451",  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Bernard Herrmann
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven C Smith
ISBN: 0520229398 9780520229396
OCLC Number: 49593941
Notes: Previous edition: 1991.
Description: 472 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: New York, 1911-1951 --
Hollywood, 1951-1971 --
London, 1971-1975.
Responsibility: Steven C. Smith.

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"An exceptional work. I stand in awe of anyone who can piece together the puzzle of a man's life so fully, especially a man as odd and contradictory as Herrmann. A brilliant job."-Leonard Maltin; Read more...

 
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