Sounds of the Future: Essays on Music in Science Fiction Film0786444800, 9780786444809

Author : Mathew J. Bartkowiak
Description:Covering titles ranging from Rocketship X-M (1950) to Wall-E (2008), these insightful essays measure the relationship between music and science fiction film from a variety of academic perspectives. Thematic sections survey specific compositions utilized in science fiction movies; Broadway's relationship with the genre; science fiction elements in popular songs; the conveyance of subjectivity and identity through music; and such individual composers as Richard Strauss (2001: A Space Odyssey) and Bernard Herrmann (The Day the Earth Stood Still).
Categories: Art Music: Guitar
Year :2010
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Language : English
N° Of Pages : 241
File Info : pdf 2 Mb