Case History of a Film Score: "The Thorn Birds"
By Henry Mancini / ed. Roy Phillippe
Item: 00-ELM04007CD
UPC: 654979079231
ISBN 10: 075792266X
ISBN 13: 9780757922664
PRICE: $42.95
Category: Textbook - Instrumental
Format: Book & CD
This text, designed as a tool for the college classroom, gives the reader insight into the creative process used by master film composer Henry Mancini. Edited by Roy Phillippe, the book provides 16 musical examples and includes a CD with recordings from the original soundtrack. The text provides detailed analysis of the ideology and technique behind Mancini's creation of music to be paired with the film's storyline and its images. A must for any aspiring film composer, film music buff, or Mancini fan!