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Author Buhler, James, 1964- author.

Title Hearing the movies : music and sound in film history / James Buhler, the University of Texas at Austin, David Neumeyer, the University of Texas at Austin.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.542 BUH 2016    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Edition Second edition.
Description xxiii, 567 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The sound track and film narrative: basic terms and concepts. The sound track and narrative -- The musicality of the sound track: concepts and terminology -- Music, sound, space, and time: concepts and terminology -- Music and the sound track: from the beginning to 1975. From 1895 to 1929: music and sound in early film -- From 1926-1932: the transition to sound film -- The Broadway Melody, Gold Diggers of 1933, and Le Million: runtime segmentation and scene analysis -- From 1932 to 1950: music and the sound track in the classical studio era -- Mildred Pierce: writing about film sound and music -- From 1950 to 1975: the stereo sound track and the post-classical era -- Music and film form in the post-classical era -- Music and the sound track: 1975 to the present. From 1975 to 2000: the new Hollywood, dolby stereo, and the emergence of sound design -- Music and film form in the new Hollywood -- Music and film sound since 2000 -- Music and film form since 2000 -- Writing about film music: interpretation.
Subject Motion picture music -- History and criticism.
Motion picture music -- Analysis, appreciation.
Film soundtracks -- Production and direction -- History.
Added Author Neumeyer, David, author.
ISBN 9780199987719 (alk. paper)
0199987718 (paperback alkaline paper)

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