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    Film Music and Beyond (Hans Keller Archives) (Hardback) By (author) Hans Keller, Edited by Christopher Wintle

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    DescriptionBetween 1946 and 1959, the most outspoken voice in British film music was that of the celebrated Austrian emigre critic, Hans Keller (1919-85). He argued passionately for 'the need for competent film music criticism', laid out the main topics of the day, and studied the contribution of all the main British composers and many others besides. In particular, he championed William Alwyn, Arthur Benjamin and Alan Rawsthorne as well as the more established names of Auric, Bernstein, Britten, Thomson, Vaughan Williams and Walton. In 1959, he also devoted a column to 'television music'. This important collection of writings will form a vital complement to the contemporary "Composing for the Film" by Hanns Eisler and Theodor Adorno, and will provide an invaluable and unparalleled account of a great age for film music. It includes line drawings by Milein Cosman.


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    Title
    Film Music and Beyond
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Hans Keller, Edited by Christopher Wintle
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 200
    Width: 174 mm
    Height: 248 mm
    Thickness: 26 mm
    Weight: 721 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780954012373
    ISBN 10: 0954012372
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.7
    BIC E4L: MUS
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15920
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BISAC V2.8: PER004000
    BIC subject category V2: APF
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: PR
    Libri: I-PR
    BIC subject category V2: AVG
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    B&T General Subject: 221
    BISAC V2.8: MUS020000
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    BISAC V2.8: PER004030
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 781.542, 781.54209
    LC classification: ML2075 .K44 2006
    Thema V1.0: ATF, AVL
    Edition
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Publisher
    Plumbago Books and Arts
    Imprint name
    Plumbago Books and Arts
    Publication date
    01 December 2006
    Publication City/Country
    London