MUSC 224

Film Music

Prerequisite: MUSC 107 or MUSC 157. This course will introduce students to the process of composing film scores, as well as analyzing films, representing various compositional styles and techniques. Students will use technical and musical vocabularies to analyze and critique film scores. Included in our study will be film composers John Williams, Danny Elfman, Howard Shore, Elmer Bernstein, Bernard Herrmann, Nino Rota, Miklos Rosza, Jerry Goldsmith, and others. Offered alternate years. III.O, V.6a

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