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The emerging film composer : an introduction to the people, problems and psychology of the film music business / Richard Bellis.

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Main Library MT64.M65 B455 2006 37684001054284 Library Stacks Not holdable Missing -
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  • ISBN: 0615136230
  • ISBN: 9780615136233
  • Physical Description: xix, 158 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: United States : Richard Bellis, c2006.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Preparation -- Pricing your work -- Getting work -- Spotting -- The writing process -- Recording and podium procedure -- Delivery and the dub -- Random thoughts -- Stories -- Appendix.
Summary, etc.:
Why do filmmakers like the music they like? What makes them comfortable or uncomfortable when it comes time to put music in their film? How can you make them want to like your cues? How do you "court the muse" on a deadline? How much are you worth, and can you live on that? How can you increase your efficiency in the studio or at your writing desk? How can you get your next job while working on the current one? This book speaks to these and similar issue.
Subject: Motion picture music > Instruction and study
Composition (Music)
Film composers
Motion picture industry > Vocational guidance.

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