Author:E. Wennekes, E. Audissino (eds.)


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Cinema Changes: Incorporations of Jazz in the Film Soundtrack (Speculum musicae (SMUS 34))

By: E. Wennekes, E. Audissino (eds.)

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Turnhout, Belgium, Brepols Publishers: 2019

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041194

ISBN: 2503584470

Condition: New

Cinema is the form of entertainment that can be, above all, identified with the twentieth century. It gradually replaced theatre as a popular form of performed storytelling, and replaced opera too as the new “multimedia” art form, soon incorporating music as one of cinema’s privileged means to co-tell stories. Speaking of music, jazz was as sensational a twentieth-century novelty as cinema was. The two soon teamed up, and jazz, with its various incarnations and styles, has accompanied the moving images and the cinematic narratives throughout the decades. It was inevitable that these two ... View more info