Lou Harrison

Author: Bill Alves
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253026431
Size: 37.92 MB
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American composer Lou Harrison (1917–2003) is perhaps best known for challenging the traditional musical establishment along with his contemporaries and close colleagues: composers John Cage, Aaron Copland, Virgil Thomson, and Leonard ...

Lou Harrison

Author: Leta E. Miller
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252031202
Size: 14.90 MB
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Music's inclusivity--its potential to unite cultures, disciplines, and individuals--defined the life and career of Lou Harrison (1917-2003).

The Films Of Hal Ashby

Author: Christopher Beach
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814335420
Size: 58.49 MB
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Analyzes the films and filmmaking career of director Hal Ashby, placing his work in the cultural context of filmmaking in the 1970s.

American Mavericks

Author: Susan Key
Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN:
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Collects comments, insight, and actual performances from American composers, representing a myriad of genres and styles, who took part in the 2000 American Mavericks festival in San Francisco.

American War

Author: Omar El Akkad
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 0451493591
Size: 53.24 MB
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. Omar El Akkad’s debut novel, American War, is an unlikely mash-up of unsparing war reporting and plot elements familiar to readers of the recent young-adult dystopian series The Hunger Games and Divergent.” —Michiko Kakutani, The ...

The Rest Is Noise

Author: Alex Ross
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429932880
Size: 44.30 MB
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The Rest Is Noise takes the reader inside the labyrinth of modern sound.

What Ever Happened To Orson Welles

Author: Joseph McBride
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813171512
Size: 65.15 MB
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His work was so far ahead of its time that he never regained the wide popular following he had once enjoyed as a young actor-director on the radio. What Ever Happened to Orson Welles?

Henry Cowell Bohemian

Author: Michael Hicks
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252027512
Size: 72.73 MB
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"Henry Cowell, Bohemian traces the venerated experimentalist's radical ideas back to his teachers, induding Charles Seeger, Samuel Seward, and E. G. Stricklen, the tight-knit artistic communities in the San Francisco Bay area where he grew ...

Beyond The Epic

Author: Gene Phillips
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813171555
Size: 33.13 MB
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Beyond the Epic is a vital assessment of a great director’s artistic process and his place in the film industry.