Max Steiner : composing, Casablanca, and the golden age of film music /

This biography of Steiner provides insight into how the film music industry worked and functioned during the Golden era of film scores. The central part of this work is an analysis of Steiner's score to Casablanca from a musician's point of view. The author also compares Steiner's wor...

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Main Author: Wegele, Peter.
Format: eBook
Language:English
German
Published: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2014.
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Summary:This biography of Steiner provides insight into how the film music industry worked and functioned during the Golden era of film scores. The central part of this work is an analysis of Steiner's score to Casablanca from a musician's point of view. The author also compares Steiner's work with several of his contemporaries, including Hugo Friedhofer, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Alfred Newman, and Franz Waxman.
Item Description:Translation of: Der Filmkomponist Max Steiner (1888-1971). Wien : Böhlau Verlag, 2012.
Physical Description:1 online resource.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781442231146
1442231149
1306706475
9781306706476