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The Hollywood film music reader

Author: Mervyn Cooke
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This wide-ranging, stimulating, and entertaining anthology of writings about the experiences of composers working in the high-pressure environment of the US film industry from the silent era to the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Interviews
Entretiens
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mervyn Cooke
ISBN: 9780195331189 0195331184 9780195331196 0195331192
OCLC Number: 701609091
Description: ix, 382 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Contents: Max Winkler : The origin of film music, 1951 --
T. Scott Buhrman : "Photoplays de Luxe," 1920 --
Ernö Rapée : Musical accompaniment to the feature picture, 1925 --
An interview with Gaylord Carter, Dean of theater organists, 1989 --
Leonid Sabaneev : Music for the films, 1935 --
Max Steiner : Scoring the film, 1937 --
David Raksin : Life with Charlie, 1983 --
Aaron Copland : Our new music, 1941 --
Ingolf Dahl : Notes on cartoon music, 1949 --
Scott Bradley : Personality on the soundtrack, 1947 --
Conversations with Carl Stalling, 1971 --
Dimitri Tiomkin : Please don't hate me! 1959 --
A radio interview with Franz Waxman, 1950 --
Gail Kubik : Music in documentary films, 1945 --
Adolph Deutsch on Three strangers, 1946 --
Miklós Rózsa : Quo vadis, 1951 --
André Previn : No minor chords, 1991 --
Henry Mancini : Did they mention the music? 1989 --
Bernard Herrmann : A lecture on film music, 1973 --
A conversation with Jerry Goldsmith, 1977 --
John Williams and Star wars, 1997 --
Thomas Newman on his film music, 1999 --
George Antheil : I am not a businessman, 1945 --
Igor Stravinsky on film music, 1946 --
David Raksin : Hollywood strikes back, 1948 --
Theodor Adorno and Hanns Eisler : Composing for the films, 1947 --
Frederick W. Sternfield on Hugo Friedhofer's Best years of our lives, 1947 --
Aaron Copland in the film studio, 1949 --
Lawrence Morton : Composing, orchestrating, and criticizing, 1951 --
Elmer Bernstein : Film composers vs. the studios, 1976 --
Sidney Lumet : Making movies, 1995.
Responsibility: edited by Mervyn Cooke.
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certainly a useful addition to the literature and will be welcomed by students of film music. * Julie Brown, Music and Letters * an invaluable resource... Anyone with an interest in film music, Read more...

 
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