Today's Sounds for Yesterday's Films : Making Music for Silent Cinema

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology (editor)

Abstract

Music is a vital instrument in attracting new audiences to silent cinema as well as renewing the interest of an already-initiated public. In this collection, chapters by practitioners as well as scholars capture the magic experience of silent film with music, and discuss from varying points of view how music meets this resurfaced film art.

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Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Musicology
  • Studies on Film

Keywords

  • silent cinema, silent cinema music, film music
Original languageEnglish
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages224
ISBN (Print)1137466359, 978-1-137-46635-8
StatePublished - 2016
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedNo

Publication series

NamePalgrave Studies in Audio-Visual Culture

Related research output

Ann-Kristin Wallengren & Donnelly, K. J., 2016, Today's Sounds for Yesterday's Films : Making Music for Silent Cinema. Donnelly, K. J. & Wallengren, A-K. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-9

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Ann-Kristin Wallengren, 2016, Today's Sounds for Yesterday's Films : Making Music for Silent Cinema. Donnelly, K. J. & Wallengren, A-K. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 192-215

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