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  1. 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 16th 2009 by Routledge

  2. 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 26th 2008 by Routledge

  3. 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 9th 2008 by Routledge

  4. 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 12th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Folk Music: The Basics

    By Ronald Cohen

    Series: The Basics

    Folk Music: The Basics gives a brief introduction to British and American folk music. Drawing upon the most recent and relevant scholarship, it will focus on comparing and contrasting the historical nature of the three aspects of understanding folk music: traditional, local performers; professional...

    Published May 8th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Opera Coaching

    By Alan Montgomery

    "Opera Coaching "is the first practical guide for pianists, singers, and opera producers to this important--and often neglected--career. The opera coach is a teacher who helps singers not only meet the physical and vocal demands of a score, but--like the dramatic coach--shapes their entire...

    Published March 21st 2006 by Routledge

  7. Nicolas Slonimsky: Writings on Music

    Music of the Modern Era

    By Nicolas Slonimsky

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  8. Musical Theater

    An Appreciation

    By Alyson McLamore

    For Surveys of Musical Theater, Music Appreciation courses and Popular Culture Surveys. This unique historical survey illustrates the interaction of multiple artistic and dramatic considerations with an overview of the development of numerous popular musical theater genres. This introduction...

    Published November 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  9. Get Your Ass in the Water and Swim Like Me

    African-American Narrative Poetry from the Oral Tradition, Includes CD

    Edited by Bruce Jackson

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 18th 2004 by Routledge

  10. On the Track

    A Guide to Contemporary Film Scoring, 2nd Edition

    By Fred Karlin, Rayburn Wright

    On the Track offers a comprehensive guide to scoring for film and television. Covering all styles and genres, the authors, both noted film composers, cover everything from the nuts-and-bolts of timing, cuing, and recording through balancing the composer's aesthetic vision with the needs of the film...

    Published January 8th 2004 by Routledge