Yozshusida While Kassabian initiates a general discussion of national identity as represented in scores and scoring approaches, this is limited and the term itself undefined and could be extended into some further comments about the application of her notion of identification in place of the subsequent analysis of Corrina, Corrina Jessie Nelson, Item s unavailable for purchase. Her important and long-overdue analysis is not to be ignored. False because the very language of classical composition, its melodic, rhythmic, harmonic, and formal vocabulary, arose from popular sources. Preview — Hearing Film by Anahid Kassabian. That there is a codified set of working principles set in place through years of practice and now analyses.

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My library Help Advanced Book Search. While popular music overly concentrates on uses and social context, and film theory focuses on meaning production and pleasure, Kassabian addresses the operation of popular music scores via both agency and desire. Hearing Film by Anahid Kassabian Very well written and easy to understand even for those who are not experienced in the cinematic field.

Music, Disciplinarity, Culture and has written numerous articles and book chapters on popular music, film music and feminist theory. Buy the selected items together This item: From the start, pentatonicism showed its staying power, resulting in among other things: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

The book reads like a dream. Refresh and try again. Dean Duncan rated it liked it Jan 07, We appreciate your feedback. Intended as a monograph, Capturing Sound can be read more productively as a series of essays.

Certainly, Moby, Dr Dre, and Fatboy Slim are doing something different, but is it conceptually different? Customers who bought this item also bought. Skip to main content. 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. In keeping with his earlier book, Van der Merwe also contends that the core vocabulary of Western music came substantially from the lands of the Ottomans, the Gypsies, and the Islamic Mediterranean.

This is a fabulous collection that represents a rigorous and thoughtful contribution to the discourse around popular music and film. In the end, all music is pentatonic Get to Know Us. Item s unavailable for purchase. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It is also relatively rare to find film music books that seriously explore scores that rely to a large extent on popular music tracks.

Violin Lessons for Beginners. Hearing Film Van der Merwe, Peter. Critical Approaches to Comics. User Review — Flag as inappropriate This really helped me when writing an essay on the effects of music in Black Narcissus.

Hearig on Film and Popular Music. Music and Ethical Responsibility. Kasswbian trivia or quizzes yet. While demonstrating the various ways in which popular musics work within different recent film scores, Kassabian highlights how such applications of international Anglophone musical items in film are culturally informed and identity informing.

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