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  1. Music in Television

    Channels of Listening

    Edited by James Deaville

    Series: Routledge Music and Screen Media Series

    Music in Television is a collection of essays examining television’s production of meaning through music in terms of historical contexts, institutional frameworks, broadcast practices, technologies, and aesthetics. It presents the reader with overviews of major genres and issues, as well as...

    Published February 27th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Gioachino Rossini

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Denise Gallo

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    Giochino Rossini: A Research and Information Guide is designed as a tool for those beginning to study the life and works of Gioachino Rossini as well as for those who wish to explore beyond the established biographies and commentaries. The first edition was published in 2001, and represented...

    Published January 10th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Musical Gestures

    Sound, Movement, and Meaning

    Edited by Rolf Inge Godøy, Marc Leman

    We experience and understand the world, including music, through body movement–when we hear something, we are able to make sense of it by relating it to our body movements, or form an image in our minds of body movements. Musical Gestures is a collection of essays that explore the relationship...

    Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Music in the Horror Film

    Listening to Fear

    Edited by Neil Lerner

    Series: Routledge Music and Screen Media Series

    Music in Horror Film is a collection of essays that examine the effects of music and its ability to provoke or intensify fear in this particular genre of film. Frightening images and ideas can be made even more intense when accompanied with frightening musical sounds, and music in horror film...

    Published December 15th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Hermeneutics and Music Criticism

    By Roger W. H. Savage

    Hermeneutics and Music Criticism forges new perspectives on aesthetics, politics and contemporary interpretive strategies. By advancing new insights into the roles judgment and imagination play both in our experiences of music and its critical interpretation, this book reevaluates our current...

    Published July 27th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Vincenzo Bellini

    A Guide to Research, 2nd Edition

    By Stephen Willier

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    This comprehensive bibliography and research guide details all the works currently available on Vincenzo Bellini, the Italian opera composer best known for his work Norma, which is still regularly performed today at Covent Garden and by regional opera companies. 2001, the bicentennial anniversary...

    Published July 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  7. Gaetano Donizetti

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    By James P. Cassaro

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    Gaetano Donizetti: A Research and Information Guide offers an annotated reference guide to the life and works of this important Italian opera composer. The book opens with a complete chronology of Donizetti's life (1797-1848) and career, relating it to contemporary events. The balance of the book...

    Published June 17th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Film Music: A History

    By James Wierzbicki

    Film Music: A History explains the development of film music by considering large-scale aesthetic trends and structural developments alongside socioeconomic, technological, cultural, and philosophical circumstances. The book’s four large parts are given over to Music and the "Silent" Film (1894--...

    Published November 25th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Acting in Musical Theatre

    A Comprehensive Course

    By Joe Deer, Rocco Dal Vera

    Acting in Musical Theatre is the only complete course in approaching a role in a musical. It is the first to combine acting, singing and dancing into a comprehensive guide, combining what have previously been treated as three separate disciplines. This book contains fundamental skills for novice...

    Published May 8th 2008 by Routledge

  10. America's Songs

    The Stories Behind the Songs of Broadway, Hollywood, and Tin Pan Alley

    By Philip Furia, Michael Lasser

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 11th 2006 by Routledge