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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 19 related to Bernard Herrmann: film music and narrative.    

Bernard Herrmann's Vertigo: A Film Score Handbook

David Cooper - Performing Arts - 2001 - 157 pages
Herrmann's collaboration with Hitchcock spanned eleven years and nine films, and his film score for Veritgo is widely recognized as being one of his finest. This in-depth ...
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A Heart at Fire's Center: The Life and Music of Bernard Herrmann

Steven C. Smith - Composers - 1991 - 415 pages
No composer contributed more to film than Bernard Herrmann, who in over 40 scores enriched the work of such directors as Orson Welles, Alfred Hitchcock, Fran ois Truffaut, and ...
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Bernard Herrmann's The Ghost and Mrs. Muir: A Film Score Guide

David Cooper - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 192 pages
Regarded as one of the greatest film composers of all time, Bernard Herrmann was responsible for some of the most memorable music in film. His work with Alfred Hitchcock ...
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The Shower Scene in Hitchcock's "Psycho": Creating Cinematic Suspense and Terror

Philip J. Skerry - Performing Arts - 2005 - 409 pages
This study places the shower scene in Hitchcock's Psycho within its cinematic, sociological and critical contexts. It locates the film within the personal and professional ...
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The Art of Film Music: Special Emphasis on Hugo Friedhofer, Alex North ...

George Burt - Music - 1994 - 266 pages
An exploration of the powerful effect of music in films produced from the 1930s through the 1980s.
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Alex North, Film Composer: A Biography, with Musical Analyses of A Streetcar ...

Sanya Shoilevska Henderson - Performing Arts - 2003 - 278 pages
Alex North (1910-1991) was one of America's most renowned film composers. His musical scores enhanced more than 60 major motion pictures--A Streetcar Named Desire, Cleopatra ...
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The Hollywood Film Music Reader

Mervyn Cooke - Music - 2010 - 382 pages
This wide-ranging, stimulating, and entertaining anthology of writings about the experiences of composers working in the high-pressure environment of the US film industry from ...
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Film Music: A History

James Eugene Wierzbicki - Music - 2009 - 312 pages
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Music and Narrative Since 1900

Michael Leslie Klein, Nicholas W. Reyland - Music - 2013 - 422 pages
This comprehensive volume offers a wide-ranging perspective on the stories that art music has told since the start of the 20th century. Contributors challenge the broadly held ...
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