Max Steiner : Composing, Casablanca, and the Golden Age of Film Music
By: Wegele, Peter.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014Description: 1 online resource (283 p.).ISBN: 9781442231146.Subject(s): Composers -- United States -- Biography | Steiner, Max, 1888-1971 | Steiner, Max, 1888-1971. CasablancaGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Max Steiner : Composing, Casablanca, and the Golden Age of Film MusicDDC classification: 781.5/42092 | 781.542092 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 The Life of Max Steiner; 3 Casablanca; appendix a Comparison of Max Steiner with Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Alfred Newman, Franz Waxman, a; appendix b Awards and Honors; Filmography; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
<span><span>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 </span><span style=""font-style:italic;"">Casablanca</span><span> 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.</span></span>
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