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  1. The Routledge Film Music Sourcebook

    Edited by James Wierzbicki, Nathan Platte, Colin Roust

    The Routledge Film Music Source Book is an annotated, thematically organized collection of approximately eighty source readings pertaining to film music dating from its beginnings to the present, from the US and other select countries around the globe. The documents represent a wide variety of...

    Published August 28th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Music, Movies, Meanings, and Markets


    By Morris Holbrook

    Series: Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

    Music, Movies, Meanings, and Markets focuses on macromarketing-related aspects of film music in general and on the cinemusical role of ambi-diegetic jazz in particular. The book examines other work on music in motion pictures which has dealt primarily with the traditional distinction between...

    Published June 6th 2011 by Routledge

  3. 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

  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. 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

  6. 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 7th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Between Opera and Cinema

    Edited by Jeongwon Joe, Rose Theresa

    Series: Critical and Cultural Musicology

    Leading scholars of opera and film explore the many ways these two seemingly unrelated genres have come together from the silent-film era to today....

    Published February 14th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Hearing Film

    Tracking Identifications in Contemporary Hollywood Film Music

    By Anahid Kassabian

    Music is central to any film, creating a tone for the movie that is just as vital as the visual and narrative components. In recent years, racial and gender diversity in film has exploded, and the making of musical scores has changed drastically.Hearing Film offers the first critical examination of...

    Published December 4th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Soviet Film Music

    By Tatiana Egorova

    Series: Contemporary Music Studies

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 22nd 1997 by Routledge

  10. Hollywood Songsters

    By James Robert Parish, Michael R. Pitts

    First Published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 30th 1990 by Garland Science