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A composer's guide to game music / by Winifred Phillips.

Phillips, Winifred, (author.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780262321334 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0262321335 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Why would you want to write music for games? -- A composer's creative skillset -- Immersion -- The importance of themes -- Music genres and game genres -- Roles and functions of music in games -- Preparation and workflow -- The development team -- Music needs of the game -- Linear music in games -- Interactive music in games -- Interactive music in games -- A game composer's technical skillset -- Acting like a business and finding work.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Video game music > Instruction and study.
Computer game music > Instruction and study.
MUSIC / Instruction & Study / Theory
Genre: Electronic books.

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