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The Resource Hammer film scores and the musical avant-garde, David Huckvale

Hammer film scores and the musical avant-garde, David Huckvale

Label
Hammer film scores and the musical avant-garde
Title
Hammer film scores and the musical avant-garde
Statement of responsibility
David Huckvale
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book tells how Hammer Films commissioned composers at the cutting edge of European musical modernism to write their movie scores, introducing the avant-garde into popular culture via the enormously successful venue of horror film. Each chapter addresses a specific category of the avant-garde musical movement"-- Provided by publisher
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • ethnological information
Cataloging source
UNITY
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Huckvale, David
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • Motion picture music
  • Avant-garde (Music)
  • Horror films
  • Hammer Film Productions.
Label
Hammer film scores and the musical avant-garde, David Huckvale
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-214), discography (p. 211), and index
Contents
Maestros : John Hollingsworth, Marcus Dodds and Philip Martell -- The horror from Vienna : Arnold Schoenberg -- Serial killer : Benjamin Frankel -- Modified modernism : Humphrey Searle and Elisabeth Lutyens -- The uncanny : Richard Rodney Bennett -- Romantics : Harry Robinson and James Bernard -- Prehistoric modernism : Mario Nascimbene and Tristram Cary -- Australian menace : Don Banks and Malcolm Williamson -- Modern gothic : Mike Vickers and John Cacavas -- Catching up with the future : Paul Glass -- Television terror : John McCabe, Paul Patterson and David Bedford
Control code
ocn720474551
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 225 p.
Isbn
9780786434565
Lccn
2008000001
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Hammer film scores and the musical avant-garde, David Huckvale
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-214), discography (p. 211), and index
Contents
Maestros : John Hollingsworth, Marcus Dodds and Philip Martell -- The horror from Vienna : Arnold Schoenberg -- Serial killer : Benjamin Frankel -- Modified modernism : Humphrey Searle and Elisabeth Lutyens -- The uncanny : Richard Rodney Bennett -- Romantics : Harry Robinson and James Bernard -- Prehistoric modernism : Mario Nascimbene and Tristram Cary -- Australian menace : Don Banks and Malcolm Williamson -- Modern gothic : Mike Vickers and John Cacavas -- Catching up with the future : Paul Glass -- Television terror : John McCabe, Paul Patterson and David Bedford
Control code
ocn720474551
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 225 p.
Isbn
9780786434565
Lccn
2008000001
Other physical details
ill.

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