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The Resource How the West was sung : music in the Westerns of John Ford, Kathryn Kalinak

How the West was sung : music in the Westerns of John Ford, Kathryn Kalinak

Label
How the West was sung : music in the Westerns of John Ford
Title
How the West was sung
Title remainder
music in the Westerns of John Ford
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Kalinak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a comprehensive analysis of Ford's use of music in his iconic westerns. Covering a variety of critical approaches and incorporating original archival research, this book explores the director's oft-noted predilection for American folk song, hymnody, and period music. It states that Ford used music as more than a stylistic gesture
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kalinak, Kathryn Marie
Dewey number
781.5/42
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN1998.3.F65
LC item number
K35 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
PN1998.3.F65
NAL item number
(INTERNET)
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ford, John
  • Motion picture music
  • Ford, John
  • MUSIC
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion picture music
  • United States
Label
How the West was sung : music in the Westerns of John Ford, Kathryn Kalinak
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-239) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. How the West Was Sung: Music in the Life and Films of John Ford; 2. Hearing the Music in John Ford's Silents: The Iron Horse and 3 Bad Men; 3. "Based on American Folk Songs": Scoring the West in Stagecoach; 4. Two Fordian Film Scores: My Darling Clementine and The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance; 5. "Western as Hell": 3 Godfathers and Wagon Master; 6. "The Girl I Left Behind Me": Men, Women, and Ireland in the Cavalry Trilogy; 7. "What Makes a Man to Wander": The Searchers; 8. In the Shadow of The Searchers: Two Rode Together and Sergeant Rutledge
Control code
182630813
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433708879
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsx48b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182630813
Label
How the West was sung : music in the Westerns of John Ford, Kathryn Kalinak
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-239) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. How the West Was Sung: Music in the Life and Films of John Ford; 2. Hearing the Music in John Ford's Silents: The Iron Horse and 3 Bad Men; 3. "Based on American Folk Songs": Scoring the West in Stagecoach; 4. Two Fordian Film Scores: My Darling Clementine and The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance; 5. "Western as Hell": 3 Godfathers and Wagon Master; 6. "The Girl I Left Behind Me": Men, Women, and Ireland in the Cavalry Trilogy; 7. "What Makes a Man to Wander": The Searchers; 8. In the Shadow of The Searchers: Two Rode Together and Sergeant Rutledge
Control code
182630813
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433708879
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsx48b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182630813

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