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Published: 27 November 2019

180 Pages | 25 illus.

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

ISBN: 9780190855321

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Sound Design is the New Score

Theory, Aesthetics, and Erotics of the Integrated Soundtrack

Danijela Kulezic-Wilson

Oxford Music / Media

  • First book on a practice that has transformed film soundtrack soundscapes by blurring the line between score and sound design
  • Introduces the concept of the aesthetics of reticence as a relevant framework for this practice
  • Theorizes the sensuousness of film by applying the concept of the erotics of art to film in general and to film sound in particular
  • Posits musicality as the crucial factor behind the process of soundtrack integration

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