Kassabian, Anahid. Hearing Film: Tracking Identifications in Contemporary Hollywood Film Music. New York: Routledge, Roberston. Read “Hearing Film Tracking Identifications in Contemporary Hollywood Film Music” by Anahid Kassabian with Rakuten Kobo. Music is central to any film. While Anahid Kassabian also largely draws on Hollywood films for her case studies, her Hearing Film book is refreshing in dealing with films of.

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Write a customer review. Hearing Film offers the first critical examination of music in the films of the s and s and looks at the burgeoning role of compiled scores in the shaping of a film. University of California Press, Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

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Read more Read less. Music in the Horror Film. After outlining the history of film scoring and discussing some basic techniques, Kassabian focuses on contemporary film sound tracks and the issues that they raise.

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Turning her attention from the traditional, male, European realm of classical Hollywood composers to the contemporary, female, American sphere of music supervisors and compiled scores, Kassabian brilliantly shows how contemporary film music anchors a gendered identification process. It is unfortunate that there is no way to hear what the group fulm like in performance. You submitted the following rating and review.

hearibg How Film Music Works. Oxford University Press, Philip marked it as to-read Jul 19, kasdabian And finally, in “Opening Scores,” she considers how films such as Dangerous Minds, The Substitute, Mississippi Masala and Corrina, Corrina bring together several different entry points of identification through their scores. The editors, as teachers interested in film and popular music, set out to compile a reader for graduate and undergraduate students, a collection of essays that would not only attract film or popular music students and scholars but would be accessible to the larger community.


Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. This primordial pattern is so powerful that it provides a frame of reference for all the more elaborate types of melody and harmony, whether heptatonic, chromatic, or, for that matter, atonal.

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Affect, Attention, and Distributed Subjectivity. Certainly, Moby, Dr Dre, and Fatboy Slim are doing something different, but is it conceptually different? A book heearing dares much, after all, is apt at points to issue clarion-like conclusions where the evidence allows only for honest surmise. From the start, pentatonicism showed its staying power, resulting in among other things: Still his argument lacks nuance in terms of history and reception.