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  • Live Electronic Music

    Composition, Performance, Study, 1st Edition

    Edited by Friedemann Sallis, Valentina Bertolani, Jan Burle, Laura Zattra

    During the twentieth century, electronic technology enabled the explosive development of new tools for the production, performance, dissemination and conservation of music. The era of the mechanical reproduction of music has, rather ironically, opened up new perspectives, which have contributed to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Grand Opera Outside Paris

    Opera on the Move in Nineteenth-Century Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jens Hesselager

    Nineteenth-century French grand opera was a musical and cultural phenomenon with an important and widespread transnational presence in Europe. Primary attention in the major studies of the genre has so far been on the Parisian context for which the majority of the works were originally written. In…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Digital Music Distribution

    The Sociology of Online Music Streams, 1st Edition

    By Hendrik Storstein Spilker

    The digital music revolution and the rise of piracy cultures has transformed the music world as we knew it. Digital Music Distribution aims to go beyond the polarized and reductive perception of ‘piracy wars’ to offer a broader and richer understanding of the paradoxes inherent in new forms of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Synchronization and Title Sequences

    Audio-Visual Semiosis in Motion Graphics, 1st Edition

    By Michael Betancourt

    Synchronization and Title Sequences proposes a semiotic analysis of the synchronization of image and sound in motion pictures using title sequences. Through detailed historical close readings of title designs that use either voice-over, an instrumental opening, or title song to organize their…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Community Custodians of Popular Music's Past

    A DIY Approach to Heritage, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Baker

    This book examines do-it-yourself (DIY) approaches to the collection, preservation, and display of popular music heritage being undertaken by volunteers in community archives, museums and halls of fame globally. DIY institutions of popular music heritage are much more than ‘unofficial’ versions of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Semiotics and Title Sequences

    Text-Image Composites in Motion Graphics, 1st Edition

    By Michael Betancourt

    Title sequences are the most obvious place where photography and typography combine on-screen, yet they are also a commonly neglected part of film studies. Semiotics and Title Sequences presents the first theoretical model and historical consideration of how text and image combine to create meaning…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Cultural Resistance, 9/11, and the War on Terror

    Sensible Interventions, 1st Edition

    By Jenifer Chao

    Cultural Resistance, 9/11, and the War on Terror: Sensible Interventions offers a fresh account of the enduring cultural legacies of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks and the global war on terror through the critical lens of cultural resistance. It assesses the intersecting ways that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Jane Eyre on Stage, 1848�1898

    An Illustrated Edition of Eight Plays with Contextual Notes, 1st Edition

    By Patsy Stoneman

    Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre was published in October, 1847, and within three months a version was on stage in London. By 1900, at least eight different stage versions had appeared in England, America and continental Europe. For the first time, all eight plays are available in Patsy Stoneman's…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Lewis Carroll and the Victorian Stage

    Theatricals in a Quiet Life, 1st Edition

    By Richard Foulkes

    Author of the enduringly popular Alice books, mathematician, Anglican cleric, and pioneer photographer, Lewis Carroll maintained a lifelong enthusiasm for the theatre. Lewis Carroll and the Victorian Stage is the first book to focus on Carroll's irresistible fascination with all things theatrical,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Karlheinz Stockhausen: Zeitma�

    1st Edition

    By Jerome Kohl

    Zeitmaße is one of a group of four acknowledged masterpieces composed between 1955 and 1957 that together established Karlheinz Stockhausen as the leading figure in the European avant-garde. Of the four works, it is the only one that has not been thoroughly analysed from the composer's sketches and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Gilbert and Sullivan

    Class and the Savoy Tradition, 1875-1896, 1st Edition

    By Regina B. Oost

    Making use of archival resources in the United Kingdom and the United States, Regina B. Oost examines advertisements, promotional materials, and programs, as well as letters, diaries, and account books, to reconstruct the ways in which Richard D'Oyly Carte, W.S. Gilbert, and Arthur Sullivan…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Early Encounters between East Asia and Europe

    Telling Failures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ralf Hertel, Michael Keevak

    While inquiries into early encounters between East Asia and the West have traditionally focused on successful interactions, this collection inquires into the many forms of failure, experienced on all sides, in the period before 1850. Countering a tendency in scholarship to overlook unsuccessful…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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