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Author Palmer, Christopher.

Title The composer in Hollywood / Christopher Palmer.

Published London : Marion Boyars, 1990.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank High Use/Overnight  781.542 PALM  3HR OR O/NIGHT  AVAILABLE
Physical description 346 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-331) and indexes.
Summary Christopher Palmer discusses the life and work of eleven great Hollywood composers -- Steiner, Korngold, Newman, Waxman, Tiomkin, Webb, Rozsa, Herrmann, North, Bernstein, and Rosenman -- analyzing the scores of many well-known films. Each chapter is written in clear non-technical language for the general reader as well as film and music enthusiasts.
Subject Motion picture music -- History and criticism.
Music -- California -- Hollywood -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0714529508 (paperback) £12.95 : Formerly CIP