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Charms That Soothe free pdf From Chaplin's brilliant use of Wagner in "The Gold Rush" to the Bach chorale closing Scorsese's "Casino", classical music has played a fascinating role in movies. Dean Duncan provides a critical survey of the aesthetics of classical music in film. Exploring tensions between high art and commercial culture, he examines how directors quote themes and classical passages in genres ranging from the Soviet avant garde to Hollywood romances. Drawing on film theory, musicology and cultural criticism, he clarifies the connections between two very different art forms.

About Dean Duncan

Dean Duncan is Associate Professor in the Department of Theatre and Film at Brigham Young University.

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Author : Dean Duncan
Publisher : Fordham University Press
Data Published : 31 October 2003
ISBN : 0823222802
EAN : 9780823222803
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 211 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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