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Beautiful monsters : imagining the classic in musical media /

By: Long, Michael, 1952-
Material type: BookSeries: California studies in 20th-century music ; 10.Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, c2008.Description: x, 311 p. : ill ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780520228979 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780520257207 (pbk. : alk. paper)Subject(s): Popular music and art music | Popular music -- History and criticism | Motion picture music -- History and criticismDDC classification: 781.6/8
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REGULAR University of Wollongong in Dubai
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-298) and index.

Registering the classic. The expressive vernacular ; Making overtures ; Yiddishkeit and the musical ethics of cinema -- Envisioning the classic. Hearing monsters ; The fantastic, the picturesque, and the dimensions of nostalgia ; Listening in dark places ; Concertos, symphonies, rhapsodies (and an opera) -- Conclusion: sitting down with mnemosyne.

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