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Published: 03 November 2014

312 Pages | 92 film stills; 8 music examples

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199915965

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Robert Altman's Soundtracks

Film, Music, and Sound from M*A*S*H to A Prairie Home Companion

Gayle Sherwood Magee

Oxford Music / Media

  • Draws from hundreds of primary documents
  • First book on Altman's use of music and sound that draws on archives to contextualize the films
  • Based not only on Altman's films, but television series, operas and other theatrical works
  • Uncovers the collaborative process Altman used to create his soundtracks