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Author Musegades, Paula, author.

Title Aaron Copland's Hollywood film scores / Paula Musegades.

Publication Info. Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2020.

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 Talbott: Circulating Collection  ML410 .C791 M874 2020    Available    FIND ITEM ON NEW BOOK SHELF
Description 201 pages : music ; 25 cm.
Series Eastman studies in music ; 169
Eastman studies in music ; v. 169.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-192) and index.
Contents Setting the standard: Hollywood's studio system -- Breaking with tradition: Copland's theories on film music -- Scoring morality: Of mice and men (1939) -- Keeping it simple: Our town (1940) -- "Doing his bit": The north star (1943) -- Sophisticated simplicity: The red pony (1949) -- Silence and sound: The heiress (1949) -- Hearing the shift: Copland's lasting impact on Hollywood.
Summary "A pioneering study of how American composer Aaron Copland helped shape the sound of the Hollywood film industry and introduced the moviegoing public to modern musical styles"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990. Motion picture music.
Motion picture music -- United States -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Motion picture music.
United States.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN 9781580469913 hardcover
1580469914 hardcover