Music: Music & The Arts

  • Les Misérables and Its Afterlives: Between Page, Stage, and Screen book cover

    Les Misérables and Its Afterlives

    Between Page, Stage, and Screen, 1st Edition

    By Kathryn M. Grossman, Bradley Stephens

    Exploring the enduring popularity of Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables, this collection offers analysis of both the novel itself and its adaptations. In spite of a mixed response from critics, Les Misérables instantly became a global bestseller. Since its successful publication over 150 years ago, it…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28

  • Sound and Music for the Theatre: The Art & Technique of Design book cover

    Sound and Music for the Theatre

    The Art & Technique of Design, 4th Edition

    By Deena Kaye, James LeBrecht

    Covering every phase of a theatrical production, this fourth edition of Sound and Music for the Theatre traces the process of sound design from initial concept through implementation in actual performances. The book discusses the early evolution of sound design and how it supports the play, from…

    Paperback – 2015-10-05

  • PJ Harvey and Music Video Performance book cover

    PJ Harvey and Music Video Performance

    1st Edition

    By Abigail Gardner

    PJ Harvey’s performances are premised on the core contention that she is somehow causing ’trouble’. Just how this trouble can be theorised within the context of the music video and what it means for a development of the ways we might conceptualise ’disruption’ and think about music video lies at…

    Hardback – 2015-09-28
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Shared Meanings in the Film Music of Philip Glass: Music, Multimedia and Postminimalism book cover

    Shared Meanings in the Film Music of Philip Glass

    Music, Multimedia and Postminimalism, 1st Edition

    By Tristian Evans

    The study of music within multimedia contexts has become an increasingly active area of scholarly research. However, the application of such studies to musical genres outside the 'classical' film canon, or in television and other media remains largely unexplored in any detail. Tristian Evans…

    Hardback – 2015-09-28

  • Music in Cyprus book cover

    Music in Cyprus

    1st Edition

    By Jim Samson, Nicoletta Demetriou

    Music in Cyprus draws its authors from both sides of the divided island to give a rounded picture of musical culture from the beginning of the British colonial period (1878-1960) until today. The book crosses conventional scholarly divides between musicology and ethnomusicology in order to achieve…

    Hardback – 2015-09-28

  • Unfolding the Unconscious Psyche: Pathways to the Arts book cover

    Unfolding the Unconscious Psyche

    Pathways to the Arts, 1st Edition

    By Edward Applebaum

    Unfolding the Unconscious Psyche is a study of the creative arts and depth psychology, and the threads that run between the two. Edward Applebaum begins with works of art, in media including painting, music, literature and film, and pursues aspects of each towards an understanding of the…

    Paperback – 2015-08-17

  • Sonatas, Screams, and Silence: Music and Sound in the Films of Ingmar Bergman book cover

    Sonatas, Screams, and Silence

    Music and Sound in the Films of Ingmar Bergman, 1st Edition

    By Alexis Luko

    Sonatas, Screams, and Silence: Music and Sound in the Films of Ingmar Bergman is the first musical examination of Bergman’s style as an auteur filmmaker. It provides a comprehensive examination of all three aspects (music, sound effects, and voice) of Bergman’s signature soundtrack-style. Through…

    Paperback – 2015-08-11

  • Walt Whitman and Modern Music: War, Desire, and the Trials of Nationhood book cover

    Walt Whitman and Modern Music

    War, Desire, and the Trials of Nationhood, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lawrence Kramer

    Walt Whitman's poetry, especially his Civil War poetry, attracted settings by a wide variety of modern composers in both English- and German-speaking countries. The essays in this volume trace the transformation of Whitman's nineteenth-century texts into vehicles for confronting twentieth-century…

    Paperback – 2015-08-07

  • Philosophy of Song and Singing: An Introduction book cover

    Philosophy of Song and Singing

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Jeanette Bicknell

    In Philosophy of Song and Singing: An Introduction, Jeanette Bicknell explores key aesthetic, ethical, and other philosophical questions that have not yet been thoroughly researched by philosophers, musicologists, or scientists. Issues addressed include: The relationship between the meaning of a…

    Paperback – 2015-07-10

  • Opera in a Multicultural World: Coloniality, Culture, Performance book cover

    Opera in a Multicultural World

    Coloniality, Culture, Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Ingraham, Joseph So, Roy Moodley

    Through historical and contemporary examples, this book critically explores the relevance and expressions of multicultural representation in western European operatic genres in the modern world. It reveals their approaches to reflecting identity, transmitting meaning, and inspiring creation, as…

    Hardback – 2015-07-08
    Routledge Research in Music

  • Tin Pan Alley: An Encyclopedia of the Golden Age of American Song book cover

    Tin Pan Alley

    An Encyclopedia of the Golden Age of American Song, 1st Edition

    By David A. Jasen

    For nearly a century, New York's famous "Tin Pan Alley" was the center of popular music publishing in this country--it was where songwriting became a profession, and where songs were made-to-order for the biggest stars. Covering the full history of Tin Pan Alley, from its humble beginnings in the…

    Paperback – 2015-06-29

  • T.S. Eliot's Orchestra: Critical Essays on Poetry and Music book cover

    T.S. Eliot's Orchestra

    Critical Essays on Poetry and Music, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Xiros Cooper

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2015-06-23

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