Sounds of fear and wonder : music in cult TV / Janet K. Halfyard.

"Characters and plot developments, similarly, are enhanced by their musical accompaniment. The different scoring strategies employed in supernatural and horror-based genres, comprising for example True Blood and Supernatural, are considered alongside cult shows set in our reality, such as Dexte...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Halfyard, Janet K., 1966- (Author)
Format: Book
Published: London : I.B. Tauris, 2016.
Series:Investigating cult TV.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • Music and its Means of Production: Film versus TV
  • 2.
  • Early Cult Television Scoring Strategies
  • 3.
  • Intros and Outros: the Changing Nature of Opening Titles and End Credits in Cult TV
  • 4.
  • Listening to Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • 5.
  • Scoring Television Vampires
  • 6.
  • The Bells of Hell go Tingalingaling: Diabolical Genre Games in Supernatural TV
  • 7.
  • Music, Fantasy and Subjectivity in ̀Real World' Dramas
  • 8.
  • The Rest is Noise: Music and Sound in Hannibal.