Reflections on the music of Ennio Morricone : fame and legacy /

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Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc.,, United States, p.1 online resource (xiv, 185 pages) (2020)

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20th century, Composers, History and criticism., Italy., Motion picture music, Music


Includes bibliographical references and index.In the Open City -- Once Upon a Time Babylon -- In the Lion's Den -- Toward a New Consonance -- Scoring Social Justice -- Legacy -- Appendix 1. Piccolo Concerto 1961 and 1962 Programs -- Appendix 2. Canto Morricone."By analyzing Ennio Morricone's formative years as a music practitioner and his transition into composing for the screen, Franco Sciannameo studies the best of Morricone's popular compositions and concert works as he explores Morricone's legacy, its nature, and its eventual impact on posterity"--Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on March 16, 2020).