Between Opera and Cinema

Leading scholars of opera and film explore the many ways these two seemingly unrelated genres have come together from the silent-film era to today.

Between Opera and Cinema

Leading scholars of opera and film explore the many ways these two seemingly unrelated genres have come together from the silent-film era to today.

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Between Opera and Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Jeongwon Joe, Rose Theresa
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Leading scholars of opera and film explore the many ways these two seemingly unrelated genres have come together from the silent-film era to today.
Opera as Soundtrack
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Jeongwon Joe
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-13 - Publisher: Routledge

Filmmakers' fascination with opera dates back to the silent era but it was not until the late 1980s that critical enquiries into the intersection of opera and cinema began to emerge. Jeongwon Joe focusses primarily on the role of opera as soundtrack by exploring the distinct effects opera produces in
Music and Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 397
Authors: James Buhler
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-11-01 - Publisher: Wesleyan University Press

Examines the role of music in motion picture films and its influence on the formation of cinematic ideologies.
Film Music in the Sound Era
Language: en
Pages: 1096
Authors: Jonathan Rhodes Lee
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-10 - Publisher: Routledge

Film Music in the Sound Era: A Research and Information Guide offers a comprehensive bibliography of scholarship on music in sound film (1927–2017). Thematically organized sections cover historical studies, studies of musicians and filmmakers, genre studies, theory and aesthetics, and other key aspects of film music studies. Broad coverage of
French Musical Culture and the Coming of Sound Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Hannah Lewis
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The transition from silent to synchronized sound film was one of the most dramatic transformations in cinema's history, as it radically changed the technology, practices, and aesthetics of filmmaking within a few short years. In France, debates about sound cinema were fierce and widespread. In French Musical Culture and the