By Kendra Preston Leonard,Rhonda V. Wilcox,Jacqueline Bach,Elizabeth A. Clendinning,Steve Halfyard,Amanda Howell,Eric Hung,Linda Jencson,Cynthea Masson,Jeffrey Middents,Matthew Mills,Stanley C., II Pelkey,Christopher Wiley
Kendra Preston Leonard has accumulated a various collection of essays that discover tune and sound in Joss Whedon's works. The essays examine either diegetic and non-diegetic track, contemplating track from quite a few assets, together with the exhibits' unique ratings, song played through the characters themselves, and track contributed via such artists as Michelle department, The intercourse Pistols, and Sarah McLachlan, in addition to classical composers like Camille Saint-Saëns and Johannes Brahms.
The methods contain ancient and theoretical musicology, feminist and queer musicology, media reports, cultural heritage, and interdisciplinary readings. The ebook additionally explores the compositions written via Whedon himself: the subject tune forFirefly, and absolutely built-in musicals, the Buffy episode "Once extra, With Feeling" and Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog. With a number of musical examples, a desk with a whole breakdown of the Danse Macabre scene from the acclaimed Buffy episode "Hush," and an index, this quantity may be attention-grabbing to scholars and students of science-fiction, tv, movie, and renowned culture.
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Buffy, Ballads, and Bad Guys Who Sing: Music in the Worlds of Joss Whedon by Kendra Preston Leonard,Rhonda V. Wilcox,Jacqueline Bach,Elizabeth A. Clendinning,Steve Halfyard,Amanda Howell,Eric Hung,Linda Jencson,Cynthea Masson,Jeffrey Middents,Matthew Mills,Stanley C., II Pelkey,Christopher Wiley