Princeton University Library Catalog

Music in epic film : listening to spectacle / edited by Stephen C. Meyer, University of Cincinnati.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xii, 244 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm.
Series:
Routledge music and screen media series. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Branding the franchise : music and the (corporate) myth of origin / James Buhler -- Manufacturing the epic score : Hans Zimmer and the sounds of significance / Frank Lehman -- Topoi and intertextuality : narrative function in Hans Zimmer's and Lisa Gerrard's music to Gladiator / Joakim Tillman -- The politics of authenticity in Miklós Rózsa's score to El Cid / Stephen C. Meyer -- From authenticity to anachronism : pre-existing music and "epic Englishness" in Elizabeth and Master and commander / Alexandra Wilson -- Records, repertoire and rollerball : music and the auteur epic / Julie Hubbert -- "The epic and intimately human" : contemplating Tara's theme in Gone with the wind / Nathan Platte -- "We're the real countries" : songs as private musical territories in the epic romances Casablanca, Doctor Zhivago, and The English patient / Todd Decker -- Inverting the epic : the music of Ridley Scott's Kingdom of Heaven / Kirsten Yri -- The western as national epic : musical persona and narrative distance in High noon / Jordan Carmalt Stokes.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN:
  • 9781138915831 ((paperback))
  • 1138915831 ((paperback))
  • 9781138915824 ((hardcover))
  • 1138915823 ((hardcover))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016010416
OCLC:
945072522
Other standard number:
  • 40026434105
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